The CEO of the Oklahoma Healthcare Authority plans to step down at the end of September.
Nico Gomez, who has led the authority for the past three-and-a-half years, submitted his letter of resignation to the Oklahoma Health Care Authority Board, according an announcement released on Monday. He plans to pursue work in the private sector, following 20 years of public service. He has worked for the OHCA for 16 years.
In a press release, Gomez stated that he was proud to serve an agency that saves lives.