12-29-18: Jeff Aynes & Charlotte Carey from SYNERGY HomeCare

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio 📻 Hour Saturdays 9:05 a.m. on The Eagle, KZLS 1640AM : Jeff Aynes and Charlotte Carey from SYNERGY HomeCare Rolling the DICE on another Superb OSJ Radio Hour!!!

Charlotte Carey, Synergy Home Care – Administrator brings all of the skills, talents, leadership, and passion necessary to operate a successful business. A consummate professional, we are thrilled she is the administrator for SYNERGY HomeCare. She has strong skills in communication, contract interpretation and administration, quality control and employee training. She is an organizer, is meticulous in detail and is a wonderful encourager to others. Both clients and her fellow employees agree she is a blessing to have on our SYNERGY team. Charlotte is a lover of music and is a 22-year member of a female a cappella ensemble W.I.N.G.S. (Women In Need of God Sing) which provides the ministry of music to people throughout Oklahoma and the surrounding states.

Jeff Aynes has joined the SYNERGY HomeCare Team as Director of Sales and Marketing. Jeff has been a strong advocate for health care in Oklahoma for many years and he is a great leader on our team.

Jeff went to the University of Central Oklahoma and Oklahoma State University where he studied Marketing, Public Relations, and Broadcasting. In addition to working for SYNERGY HomeCare, Jeff has owned Jammin’ Jeff Entertainment (DJ and Music Service for events) for over 25 years and has performed at over 1,800 events! SYNERGY is excited that Jeff is bringing his Marketing expertise to the SYNERGY HomeCare Team!

12-22-18: Kara Paslay of Kara Paslay Designs

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio 📻 Hour Saturdays 9:05 a.m. on The Eagle, KZLS 1640AM or listen in on the OSJ app and website “Home Page” anytime!

In-studio guest: Kara Paslay of Kara Paslay Designs has been doing interior design and set design for the last nine years. She’s worked with the Pioneer Woman (Ree Drummond), HGTV, the Food Network, and ABC. She has also been featured in multiple publications including Better Homes & Gardens magazine, The Today Show, and made a guest appearance on the Nate Berkus show.

Kara’s philosophy in design is to create a space that is beautiful, but more than that, meaningful! She believes that design has the power to influence our daily lives. She uses her skills to celebrate her clients’ histories and inspire their future with custom pieces and an artistic approach.

karapaslaydesigns.com | facebook.com/KaraPaslayDesigns | instagram.com/karapaslay | 479.790.8757 | In Business Since 2009

12-15-18: Sunbeam Family Services, Telana Ford and Patrick O’Kane

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour
Saturdays 9:05 a.m. on The Eagle, KZLS 1640AM or listen in on the OSJ app and website “Home Page” anytime!

In-studio guests: Telana Ford and Patrick O’Kane from Sunbeam Family Services

Talena Ford is the Caregiver Fundamentals Program Manager Sunbeam Family Services. Currently, she facilitates seven Grandparent Support Groups and ten Caregiver Support Groups in four counties. Ms. Ford has more than 16 years of experience working with self-sufficiency programs. She received her Master’s degree in Administrative Leadership from the University of Oklahoma. To contact Talena, please email tford@sunbeamfamilyservices.org.

Patrick O’Kane is the Director of Senior Services; the three core senior programs are: Emergency Senior Shelter, Senior Companion Program, and Caregiver Fundamentals Program. Mr. O’Kane has been in nonprofit senior services leadership for nearly 20 years. A graduate of the University of Oklahoma, his focus is in change management and leadership development. To contact Patrick, please email pokane@sunbeamfamilyservices.org.

12-8-18: Kristin Hersom with Pete White Center & Kaitlynn Wilkinson with NorthCare

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio 📻 Hour Saturdays 9:05 a.m. on The Eagle, KZLS 1640AM or listen in on the OSJ app and website “Home Page” anytime! In-studio guests: Kristin Hersom with Pete White Health & Wellness Center for the 50-Plus and Kaitlynn Wilkinson with NorthCare.

Kristin Hersom, Facility Director for the Pete White Health & Wellness Center has spent her career in the not for profit world promoting healthy living and developing programs to increase the overall quality of life for all ages. She graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Kinesiology and Health Studies. She is devoted to serving the community and making the Pete White Health and Wellness Center the premiere center for the actively aging.

Kaitlynn Wilkinson, MSW is the Communications Specialist for NorthCare. She has a background in psychology, social work research and policy analysis, and has presented at state and national conferences. Kaitlynn is passionate about understanding and addressing systemic issues that create and sustain poverty, reducing stigma against individuals with a mental health and/or substance use disorder, criminal justice reform, and creating effective systems to promote social justice and progress.

Pete White Center – 246-3950 – 4021 S Walker, OKC, OK 73109

www.healthandwellnessokc.com

NorthCare – 858-2700 – 2617 General Pershing Blvd, OKC, OK 73107

www.northcare.com