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Rick Clawson Memorial Scholarship

Lt. Ramona Clawson-Goolsby received her masters in nursing from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in December of 2005, where she graduated with honors from the Family Nurse Practitioner program. Other degrees include a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from the Univ. of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, May 1997; Associates degree in Nursing from Texarkana College, May 1993; and an Associates degree in Science (Math) from Carl Albert State College, May 1991. 

Lt. Clawson-Goolsby has been a Certified Emergency Nurse since 1994. She has also been a Critical Care Registered Nurse and/or Alumnus since 1996. She has taught CPR and PALS since 1994. 

She is a member of the Oklahoma Nurses’ Association, the Emergency Nurses Association and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for nurses. 

Lt. Clawson-Goolsby lives on her ranch outside Idabel, Oklahoma.  She created the Rick Clawson Memorial Scholarship in memory of her late husband, Rick, who was a papermaker, working for Weyerhaeuser for more than 27 years.

Sarah Clawson Mudd, daughter of Lt. Clawson-Goolsby and Rick Clawson, is a 2006 graduate of the Gallogly College of Engineering earning a bachelor’s degree in biotechnology from the School of Chemical, Biological and Materials Engineering.  She is currently a scientific researcher at AbbVie, a highly focused research-driven biopharmaceutical company, in St. Louis, MO.  Ms. Mudd is also a contributor to the Rick Clawson Memorial Scholarship.

2021 Emma Shields
2020 Aanahita Ervin
2019 Lucas Condes
2018 Megan Musick
2018 Jared Reeves
2017 Jessica Scott
2016 Olivia Barber
2015 Lauryn Carver
2014 Kylie Foster
2013 Jennifer Carmichael