Mike Newell joined Great Plains Technology in 2004, as an instructor in the School of Career Opportunities and Real Education (SCORE). He currently serves as the Director of Health Sciences, STEM, and Adult Basic Education. He previously taught at Lawton Public Schools and was employed at the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife. He earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Cameron University. He is a graduate of Leadership Lawton, and, is active in his local church and in many Lawton area civic and service organizations.