OMAG is pleased to announce that Vickie Patterson, the City Manager of the City of Broken Bow, has been elected to the OMAG Board of Trustees. Vickie was previously appointed (in September 2019) to fill a vacant Trustee position.
Vickie began her career with Broken Bow in May 1997 at the City landfill and after 6 months transferred to City Hall as the Utilities Billing Clerk. In August 2005, she was promoted to City Clerk/Treasurer for the City and its Trusts, handling HR/Payroll; employee health insurance; workers’ compensation; auto, equipment and GL insurance coverages; minutes and agendas; and helping prepare the annual budget. She became City Manager in August 2011.
Her team is currently working on numerous projects, including infrastructure expansion and development projects as well as economic development. Broken Bow purchased 11 acres along the state highway and has installed water and sewer to help recruit new businesses. The City also accepted the donation of 8 downtown buildings that it is renovating and marketing.
Vickie is married to Wade Patterson, who is the Executive Director at McCurtain County E.M.S. She and Wade are the proud parents of 5 children.
Please take a moment to congratulate City Manager Vickie Patterson on her election to the OMAG Board.