Team

Staff

Sarah McLean, President

Sarah McLean is a two-time breast cancer survivor. Her first diagnosis was at the young age of 26 and her second diagnosis was at 34. She has dedicated her life to the emotional and spiritual restoration of survivors as well as their families.

She and her husband, Steve, founded Project 31, which supports the breast cancer community through outreach, education, and financial support. She lives in Oklahoma City with Steve and their two children, Colin and Tatum. She is the author of the recently published Pink Is The New Black.

Dawn Harth, Vice President, COO

Dawn oversees the marketing and branding of Project31. She has worked in all aspects of the advertising and marketing business and has a heart for the mission of Project31 – utilizing her love of the written word and passion for storytelling to reach women and their families affected by breast cancer.

Jane Wilson, Treasurer, CFO

As a 15+ year survivor of breast cancer, Jane has a personal passion for the mission of Project31 and has been involved in the organization since the earliest days of its development. She has worked alongside Sarah McLean to create the vision of the organization and its focus on the emotional and spiritual healing of survivors. Jane has more than 30 years of accounting experience, including more than 15 years of specialization in accounting for nonprofits. She is the author of A Jar For My Tears: A Journal of Prayer and Healing for Women with Breast Cancer and is currently working on a devotional series for Project31.

Becki Sigmon, Outreach Coordinator

Becki is a breast cancer survivor and is passionate about using her experience and her relationship with the Lord to serve other women and their families who are walking through the breast cancer journey. Before joining Project31, she worked for 37 years with the Department of Justice. She and her husband, David, are now enjoying time with their first grandchild.

Jennifer Harrod, Patient Navigator

Jennifer has been a registered nurse since 2012 having both clinical and operating room experience. She has also served as a breast nurse navigator for a local cancer center. Driven by her personal breast cancer experience, Jennifer brings her passion for working with breast cancer survivors to Project31. She has volunteered with Project31 as a leader since 2019 and has developed and coached the cancer to 5k program. Jennifer lives in Oklahoma City with her husband, daughter and two dogs. Jennifer walks with our breast cancer survivors on their journey, helping to guide and educate with compassion.
What can a patient navigator do?
*Help you understand your diagnosis, treatment options, and medications.
*Answer questions about what to expect during upcoming appointments or procedures.
*Provide education so you can fully participate in your care.
*Connect you to resources and supportive services such as financial assistance, nutrition, counseling, physical therapy and prosthetics.

 

 

Steve McLean, Development Director

Bio coming soon.

Board Members

Tracy Cothran
Board President

Bio coming soon.

 

Juan Claros Sorto

Dr. Claros-Sorto is a surgical oncologist at Stephenson Cancer Center and assistant professor of surgery at the University of Oklahoma. He obtained his medical degree from Meharry Medical College and his surgical training at the University of Oklahoma. Upon graduation, he pursued a breast oncology fellowship at Texas Tech University. He is Board certified by the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons. As co-director of the breast cancer multidisciplinary clinic at Stephenson Cancer Center, his role is to help educate women about their surgical options and guide them in making safe decisions as they work together to fight the disease.

Lon Fett

Lon is the secretary/treasurer for Harrison-Orr Air Conditioning – a commercial mechanical contractor in Oklahoma City. With a heart for personal and leadership development, Lon serves in many voluntary and leadership roles throughout the community, in addition to his role on the Project31 board. He is a trustee on the Sheet Metal Workers Joint Apprenticeship Committee, secretary for the Sheet Metal Contractors Association, and an active member and deacon of Edmond’s First Baptist Church. Lon and his wife Jennifer have three boys: Charlie, Sam and Owen.

Troy Harrod

Bio coming soon.

 

Leah Scoles

Bio coming soon.

 

Vicki Thorp

Vicki is a licensed pastor who served over 15 years as associate pastor at Victory Church in Oklahoma City. She is currently the adminstrator of the local plumbing business that she and her husband, Russell, purchased in 2011. As sales have grown, Vicki and her husband have expanded their ongoing support of worldwide mission organizations. In addition to her role on the Project31 board, Vicki also serves as a board member for MountainChild – dedicated to raising awareness and providing resources for the impoverished children in the Himalayn mountain region. They have also expanded their business activities to include operating several commercial and residential rental properties and, most recently, opening a distillery in downtown Oklahoma City. Vicki and Russell live in Edmond, where they remain actively involved at Victory Church.