Stan Grogg, DO

Dr. Stan Grogg earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is certified in pediatrics. He received a Travel Medicine Certificate by the International Society of Travel Medicine and is a professor emeritus at the OSU - Center of Health Sciences. Dr. Grogg’s hobbies are traveling and serving on different medical mission trips with Power of a Nickel.  


Barbara Grogg,
ARNP Founder

Living her life's dream, Barbara is a family nurse practitioner and the co-founder of Power of a Nickel with her husband, Stan. When she is not on a medical mission trip or planning the next ones, Barbara enjoys cooking, gardening, and loving on her grandchildren. 


Jane Doss, RN
Vice President

Jane is a registered nurse and president of Preferred Pediatric Home health care with a commitment to the most vulnerable children in Oklahoma and the midwest. Her mission trip to Vietnam only underscored the health problems of children she cares for both in the United States and around the globe.  She spends free time on the beach in Florida or traveling with her family.


Linda Fiddler

Linda Fiddler worked with Dr. Stan Grogg at his private practice for 18 years. With a passion for helping others, she has volunteered at Emergency Infant Services, a Tulsa nonprofit, for 20 years where she has served on their Board of Directors. Linda and her husband, Bill, have two sons and one granddaughter.


Steve Thompson, CPA

Steve is an IT Internal Audit Director at Magellan Midstream Partners in Tulsa, Oklahoma with over 35 years of experience. His primary duties are  risk and control services in both private industry and public accounting. He also works on various non-profit boards regarding financial governance.


Daniel Truong
Student Member

Daniel Truong is finishing his 4th year of medical school at West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine. He spent some time working for a non-profit in Central America for a couple years and has a passion for culture and travel. He recently met his goal of traveling to 30 countries before he turns 30!


Jodi Flanders, DO

A Family Medicine physician, currently practicing Addiction Medicine and rehabilitation for victims of human trafficking, Dr. Flanders is honored to be a Power of a Nickel Board trustee. She loves her Global Outreach work, spending time with her children and friends, and she loves living her life.


Uday Jodhpurkar  

Uday lives in St. Louis, Missouri but is from Nagpur, India. He has been the Medical Sciences Liaison at Sanofi Pasteur and previously employed by Bayer Pharmaceutical. Uday has been very active in our mission trips, especially to India. His wife and young daughter live in Nagpur, India.


James Deering, DO

Dr. Deering earned his doctorate from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in 1978. He is also certified in diagnostic radiology. Enjoying assisting in the education of medical students, Dr. Deering believes in using his skills to give back and has been participating in Global Medical outreach for the past four years. 


Scott Drew, DO

Dr. Drew is a graduate of Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his dermatology residency in St. Louis at Deaconess Hospital.  When he isn’t working in his office, you will find him following his passion for travel. Dr. Drew has participated on so many Power of  a Nickel trips that it is hard for him to keep count.  


Anne Thomas, Esq

Anne Thomas is an Ohio attorney with a Ph.D. in education.  She is a Labor Relations Consultant for the Ohio Education Association and represents educational unions to improve public education for students staff. More importantly, Anne is married to George, a physician, and is the proud mother of Michael, a third-year Osteopathic Medical Student, and Katherine who is employed by Deutsche Bank in Washington, DC.