Kirk Elam has been the chief operating officer at Bios since October 2006. Based in the Sapulpa office, Kirk leads a workforce of 1,200 employees in Oklahoma and Tennessee and is responsible for all of Bios’ operations.
Along with Chief Executive Officer Eddie Miller and other senior executives, Kirk serves on the senior leadership team which sets the overall strategy and direction for the Bios Companies.
Kirk began his career with Bios as a program coordinator in December 1999. He has held various positions with the organization, including lead program coordinator, director of employee relations, accounts receivable manager and director of finance.
Born in Oklahoma but raised in Texas, Kirk returned to Oklahoma to work for Bios. He earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Texas Christian University in 1997 and master’s degree in business administration from Oklahoma State University in 2005.