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James A. Hyde

James A. Hyde, American hospital administrator. Certified Public Accountant, Oklahoma.


  • Hyde, James A. was born on November 16, 1945 in Oklahoma City.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, University Oklahoma, 1969. Juris Doctor, Oklahoma City University, 1972.


    • Tax accountant Kerr McGee Corporation, Oklahoma City, 1969-1970. Controller Bone & Joint Hospital, 1970-1974, hospital administrator, since 1974, president, since 1976. Clinic administrator, president McBride Clinic, Inc., 1974-1999.

      Board directors Park Avenue N.A., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Hospital Association, MPSI, Dewey, Oklahoma. Secretary-treasurer Bone and Joint Hospital Building Corporation, Oshco, Inc. Secretary, managing partner Merth Leasing Company.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Accountant, Oklahoma.


    All human life is sacred and created by God and therefore, we must see all human life as significant and valuable. When governments implement the death penalty, then the life of the convicted person is devalued and all possibility of change in that person’s life ends.

    Party affiliation: Democrat


    The longing for holiness is not about wanting to be 'holier than thou'. It is about wanting the love of God to permeate all of our life, and for that love to be shown through our lives to other people.

    Denomination: Methodist


    It is good for Christians with different approaches to the interpretation of the Bible to engage with each other and argue how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.


    Chairman Arthritis Bowl, 1980-1981, Downtown Oklahoma City City Spring Arts Festival, since 1979, allocation committee United Way, 1986. Co-chairman Oklahoma City Fall Arts Festival, 1983. President, board directors Arthritis Foundation since 1981.

    President Oklahoma City Area Hospital Council, 1981-1982. Member Oklahoma Estate Planning Council, advisory and informational group Businessmen's Forum for Sen. Don Nichols, goals committee Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce.

    Member American Academy Medical Administrators, American Society Hospital Attorneys, Healthcare Finance Management Association, American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, Oklahoma Society Certified Public Accountant's, Oklahoma State Board Public Accountancy, American Bar Association, Oklahoma County Bar Association, Oklahoma State Bar Association, Young President Organizations, Phi Gamma Delta, Phi Delta Phi. Clubs: Dinner, Golf and Country (Oklahoma City).



    Golf, tennis, cooking, travel.


    • Son of Charles D. and Margret W. (Dray) Hyde. Divorced; children: James A. Junior, Laurie.
    • father: Charles D. Hyde
    • mother: Margret W. (Dray) Hyde
    • children: James A. Junior Hyde
    • Laurie Hyde
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    Born November 16, 1945
    (age 72)