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AWARD Family-owned Business of the Year Your smile. Our mission. Gose & Associates G ose & Associates is a full-service planning, land services and engi- Associates full time with responsibilities including accounting and neering consulting fi rm founded in 1983 by Roger Gose. Roger building interior projects. is a professional engineer and obtained his B.S. in Agricultural In late 2015, Stephen moved back to Stillwater and joined Gose & Engineering in 1973 and his M.S. in Engineering in 1974, both from Oklahoma State University. Prior to founding Gose & Associates, Roger worked for Aufl eger-Garrett, who was the City Engineer for the City of Stillwater and then was at the Center for Local Technology at OSU. IV Sedation Dentistry | Invisalign | Cosmetic Dentistry Teeth Whitening | Porcelain Veneers | Metal-free Crowns Tooth-colored Fillings | Hospital Dentistry | Dentures & Partials Orthodontics | Infection Control | General Dentistry Stephen’s wife, Lea, is also involved taking care of accounting and vices for commercial, residential and industrial projects as well as general offi ce management. municipalities, county, state and federal governments, institutions, Community is important to the Gose family. Roger, Stephen and and utilities. They have worked on numerous local projects including the Boomer Lake reconstruction, Kicker World Headquarters, Still- water Medical Center projects and many more in our community. which include the Chamber. Roger is the longtime chair of the Infra- structure Committee, and Stephen is on the board for the Young Pro- fessions of Stillwater. Both participate in the Government Aff airs up in and around the business. Stephen worked at Gose & Associates Committee, as well. part time in high school and summers while in college. He helped Outside of the Chamber, Roger is a long-time member of the Still- with surveying, site planning and miscellaneous offi ce tasks. Stephen obtained his B.S. in Civil Engineering from the Missouri University for Kimley-Horn in Dallas and San Antonio for more than 12 years. Laura obtained her B.S. in Interior Design from Oklahoma State University in 2005. Initially, she worked for a fi rm in the Oklahoma City area and then moved back to Stillwater and worked for Camp- bell Brother’s Flooring. In 2014, Laura started working at Gose & water Public Housing Authority Board of Directors and is active in the Stillwater Frontier Rotary Club. Stephen also recently joined the Rotary Club and is a two-year member of the Stillwater Museum Association (Sheerar Museum), serving as secretary, and will serve as president in 2019. Laura is active in the Stillwater Junior Service League and is on the board of the Stillwater Homebuilder’s Association. Gose & Associates couldn’t do what they do without the rest of their team and is appreciative every day for all the eff ort they put forth to serve the business and this community. With a team of seven, Gose & Associates is honored to have the support of this wonderful com- munity and looks forward to another 35 years of serving clients with practical solutions and friendly service. SoonerCare & Most Insurance Accepted 1226 West Broadway / Drumright, OK 74030 www.drumrightdentalcenter.com / Since 1993 918-352-3312 53 Community is important to the Gose family. Roger, Stephen and Laura are involved in various community organizations, many of which include the Chamber. ! N G I L A INVIS Laura are involved in various community organizations, many of Roger’s two children, Stephen Gose and Laura Gose Rickmann, grew sity in 2001. Stephen began his Civil Engineering career in Kansas 0 0 5 OFF on new developments. Laura now works part time and continues to provide design and drafting services on building interior projects. City working for Burns & McDonald for nearly two years and then $ while also helping with civil design projects and front-end planning tical solutions for their client’s projects. They off er a full range of ser- in 2000 and his M.S. in Civil Engineering from Purdue Univer- S BRING THI family. Roger continues to work on structural inspections and design For 35 years, Gose & Associates has found and continues to fi nd prac- of Science and Technology (formerly University of Missouri-Rolla) VE I E C E R . . . D A Associates. In 2018, Stephen purchased the business, keeping it in the