(Aug. 29, 2023) Red River Youth Academy is pleased to announce the appointment of Magan Turner as Interim Chief Executive Officer. Turner was promoted to CEO from the position of Human Resources Director.
Turner brings experience in both inpatient and outpatient health care operations and human resources management, having honed her skills at the Oklahoma Heart Hospital and two Oklahoma rehabilitation hospitals, working with staffs of more than 500 employees.
Turner has experience in management, budgeting, contracts, compliance, policy, performance management and support services, in addition to labor relations, recruiting and retention, performance management and learning management systems.
“Magan truly has a heart for the staff and the young clients cared for at Red River,” said Shari Murphree, CEO of sister facility Willow Crest Hospital. “Her background and experience in the health care field are an asset to the program. We look forward to continuing to improve and grow the facility’s programs under her leadership.”
Turner is a native of Edmond, Okla. She attended Oklahoma City Community College and Northeast Academy High School in Oklahoma City. She is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management.