9-19-20: Mortgage Broker James Watkins with Centennial Mortgage

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 1640AM. In studio: Mortgage Broker James Watkins with Locally Owned Centennial Mortgage –Believers in Relationships Over Business! James is a Mortgage Expert on all Mortgages, Since 1997. James is in the OSJ Radio Studio Busting Wide Open Myths Concerning Reverse Mortgages!

 


James Watkins
NMLS # 1732769
(405) 370-2282
james@centennialmtg.com

Centennial Home Mortgage
NMLS #1135081
902 NW 139th Street Pkwy,
Edmond OK 73013
PH: (405) 212-4785
Fax: 866-528-8231

 

9-12-20:  Georgie Kastama and Candler Eve with Midfirst Bank talking Frauds and Scams

Let’s Educate Ourselves on What You Can Do to Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones Against Frauds and Scams… The OSJ Radio Hour is with Two Experts in the Studio from Mid-First Bank in OKC.This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 1640AM. In studio (on Left in studio photo) is Georgie Kastama Senior Vice President at MidFirst Bank and on the “Zoom” call on the computer screen (right photo) is Candler Eve Director of Enterprise Fraud with MidFirst Bank.

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Candler Eve (Zoom Call-In): Candler Eve is the Director of Enterprise Fraud with MidFirst Bank.   He has worked in various fraud positions for the last 14 years at financial institutions around the country.   He holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Economics and a Master’s in Business Administration from the Ohio State University.  He currently resides in Edmond with his wife and three children.

 

Georgie Kastama (in-Studio):  Georgie Kastama is a Senior Vice President at MidFirst Bank, responsible for overseeing the Bank’s financial crimes risk management programs including fraud prevention and anti-money laundering compliance.  Georgie earned her Bachelor’s degree at Oklahoma City University and Master’s degree at the University of Central Oklahoma, maintains Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist and Certified Fraud Examiner certifications, and has over 15 years’ experience combatting financial crimes.

MidFirst Bank

501 NW Grand Blvd

Oklahoma City, OK 73118

405-767-7000

Midfirst.com

Twitter: @MidFirst

LinkedIn: MidFirst Bank

Facebook: facebook.com/midfirst

9-5-20: Michael Patterson and Roger Anunsen of MINDRAMP-This informative show is entitled “Creative Aging”

Coming in over “Zoom” from Portland, Oregon & LA California on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour Saturday September the 5th at 9:05am on The Eagle 🦅 KZLS 1640AM is our Part 7 with the Brain 🧠 Guys Series. This Informative show is entitled “Creative Aging” with my guests Michael Patterson and Roger Anunsen. Michael and Roger have both had TED Talks and have spoken at the Smithsonian Institution on brain science and aging. They promote the ideas of Refiring and Not Retiring!

Live Well and Live Long!

Michael C. Patterson is a scholar, educator and speaker who develops programs to promote successful aging, brain health, creativity and quality-of-life. Michael ran the award-winning Staying Sharp program at AARP and is founder and CEO of MINDRAMP Consulting. Michael is a certified brain health coach. He produces and hosts the MINDRAMP Podcast that provides practical advice on how to achieve Qualongevity.

 

Roger Anunsen is an award-winning educator, keynote speaker, cognitive intervention designer, program consultant and brain health coach based in Oregon.  Roger is the president of MINDRAMP and introduced the MINDRAMP Method© at the University of Oxford.  He teaches college courses including The Aging Mind & an important course specifically redesigned for this challenging time Virtual Cognitive Activity Design.

Michael and Roger have both had TED Talks and have spoken at the Smithsonian Institution on brain science and aging. They promote the ideas of Refiring and Not Retiring! Live Well and Live Long!

MindRAMP Consulting
Website: mindramp.org
Podcast website: mindramp.buzzsprout.com
M. Patterson email: patterson@mindramp.org
R. Anunsen email: ranunsen@mindramp.org
MindRAMP podcasts are also available on
I HEART RADIO and SPOTIFY

8-29-20: Tom Hicks Facilitates Pickleball Leagues and Kathleen Fitzgerald Executive Director of the OKSeniorGames.com 

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 1640AM. PART II on the Oklahoma Senior Games … In studio Left to Right is: Tom Hicks Facilitates Pickleball Leagues and Kathleen Fitzgerald Executive Director of the okseniorgames.com. You Can Still Register to Participate and You Can also be a Sponsor!  This is the Oklahoma Senior Journal • Magazine • Radio & App 4th Year as a Media Sponsor to the Oklahoma Senior Games!!! okseniorjournal.com

Tom Hicks (pictured with his girlfriend “Timmy”) Facilitates Pickleball Leagues at Woodson Park Gym in South OKC. Tom has 3 wonderful adult children and has been retired from Tinker AFB for 7 years. He now works for OKC Parks and Recreation Division at the Woodson Park Gym. He has been a member of the Greater Oklahoma City Pickleball club for 7 years and currently facilitates pickleball leagues playing for 4 different levels, 2 nights a week at the Woodson Park Gym. Tom has played pickleball on the beaches of Zanzibar, Africa and in Costa Rica

Kathleen Fitzgerald – Kathleen Fitzgerald ~ Oklahoma Senior Games Executive Director for the Last 6 Years! Kathleen facilitates Oklahoma competition in 26 different sports for seniors ages 50 and over.  She is a track and field, table tennis and now pickleball enthusiast participating at the local, state and national levels in these sports. She is a retired field hockey player and coach and she claims fame as Boomer and Sooner’s neighbor.

okseniorgames.com  

info@OKSeniorGames.com  

Phone:  (405) 821-1500

Facebook:   SeniorGamesinOklahoma

8-22-20: Yukon Surrey Hills Estates 62+ Senior Living Community – Shea Alexander and Suzy McCaslan

Are You or Someone You Know 62+?  The Beautiful Affordable Housing Apartments at Surrey Hills Estates 62+ Senior Living in Yukon is Celebrating their One Year Anniversary and Want to Give You the Gift 🎁… Move-in by September 1st and your Deposit is WAIVED and your September Rent is WAIVED Too!!! Plus if You Recommend Someone to Move in then You Receive a $300 Check or -Hey Grandkids- Get a FREE PlayStation! Move in Specials Available till September 1st!

Shea Alexander

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 1640AM. In studio: Left to Right is Shea Alexander the District Manager for the State of Oklahoma and Suzy McCaslan the on-site Property Manager both for MACO Management Co., Inc over The Gorgeous Surrey Hills Estates In Yukon for the 62+ that are only $545 a month!

MACO Management Company, Inc., was established in 1977 for the sole purpose of professionally operating affordable housing. This need was recognized by MACO Management’s sister company MACO Construction, Inc., as it was actively engaged to the development and construction of multifamily apartments and need to contract for the services of professional management after the complexes were constructed.

Suzy McCaslan

Suzy McCaslan

As the number of complexes that came under contract and the staffing requirements increased, MACO Management Co., Inc., became active in the acquisition of other affordable housing complexes primarily in order to better utilize the tools already in place as well as its employees and other equipment. MACO Management now manages over 12,000 housing units scattered throughout ten states.

 

 


Surrey Hills Estates 62+ Affordable Housing in Yukon 

 Address: 11300 Surrey Hills Blvd., Yukon, OK 73099

Phone: (405) 883-6255

Facebook@Surrey Hills Estates

8-15-20: Marilyn Olson, Exec Dir of VillagesOKC – It’s a Plan…not a PLACE.

The G.I.F.T. (Gathering Information For Transitions) a six weeks class offered by VillagesOKC 👉 “A Plan NOT a Place” … We are in the OSJ Radio Studio with VillagesOKC Executive Director, Marilyn Olson! We have a Great Deal for You and Your Loved Ones on this Saturday’s Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour at 9:05am on KZLS The Eagle 🦅 1640AM !!!

Mrs. Marilyn Olson ~ Executive Director of VillagesOKC.org pictured on her B-Day at her home with her Happy B-Day Yard Sign featuring her “O” from her last name Olson!

 

Mrs. Marilyn Olson is the Executive Director of VillagesOKC! VillagesOKC is a virtual village for the 55-Plus designed to age  in our own homes as long as possible. Ms. Olson’s work includes teaching, retirement communities, caregiver and a caregiver advocate. Marilyn is  a resource for mature adults and their grown children who wanted help navigating the aging process.

8-8-20: Leah Gunn-Portraiture and Travel Photographer and OK Senior Journal Sales Account Executive

Professional Photographer (leahgunnphoto.com) and OSJ Sales Account Executive; Leah Marie Gunn is in the OSJ Radio studio this Saturday at 9:05am on The Eagle 🦅 KZLS 1640AM … Talking all things Photography and the History of the Oklahoma Senior Journal along with Business Marketing Ideas & Opportunities for You and your business through the Oklahoma Senior Journal• Magazine • Radio & App! The OSJ is celebrating 28 next Month in Print in the OKC Metro and Beyond!
The OSJ is the First and Original Magazine in Oklahoma for the 50-Plus along with Family Members & Those that Serve Them!
Leah Marie Gunn was born and raised in Oklahoma City and has six incredible siblings! Growing up Leah and her family would travel around the world to speak to thousands of families through their non-profit known as Family-iD (Family-iD.com). When traveling with her family 11 years ago Leah developed a passion for Portraiture and Travel Photography. Which naturally caused her to form her now very successful photography company known as Leah Gunn Photography! You can see more of her work at: (Leahgunnphoto.com). For Photography inquiries email her at: (Leahgunnphoto@gmail.com).
Leah is also the Sales Account Executive for the Oklahoma Senior Journal Magazine and Radio and has been flourishing in that position as well since 2019! To reach Leah to market your business to the 50+ email her at Leahgunn25@gmail.com or give Leah a call at (405) 204-6674!
Leah’s Social Media:

Instagram: @leahshgotagunn

Facebook: @leahgunnphotography
Leah Gunn Photography: Leahgunnphoto.com
OSJ website: okseniorjournal.com 
OSJ Instagram is: @oklahomaseniorjournal
OSJ Facebook is: @oklahomaseniorjournal 
Leah’s phone number is (405) 204-6674 and her email for OSJ Marketing Sales Account Executive email; leahgunn25@gmail.com 

8-1-20: Michael Patterson & Roger Anunson from MINDRAMP

Not From the Horse’s Mouth this Time … But from the Minds 🧠 (and their mouths too!) of our 6th OSJ Radio Hour Show with Michael Patterson & Roger Anunson from MINDRAMP.org. We “Zoomed” them in from LA California and Portland Oregon … The Brain Guys! Our Show is Entitled “Mature Creativity” Tune-in to Learn More this Saturday 8/1/20 at 9:05am on The Eagle 🦅 KZLS 1640AM

Michael C. Patterson is a scholar, educator and speaker who develops programs to promote successful aging, brain health, creativity and quality-of-life. Michael ran the award-winning Staying Sharp program at AARP and is founder and CEO of MINDRAMP Consulting. Michael is a certified brain health coach. He produces and hosts the MINDRAMP Podcast that provides practical advice on how to achieve Qualongevity.

Roger Anunsen is an award-winning educator, keynote speaker, cognitive intervention designer, program consultant and brain health coach based in Oregon.  Roger is the president of MINDRAMP and introduced the MINDRAMP Method© at the University of Oxford.  He teaches college courses including The Aging Mind & an important course specifically redesigned for this challenging time Virtual Cognitive Activity Design.

Michael and Roger have both had TED Talks and have spoken at the Smithsonian Institution on brain science and aging. They promote the ideas of Refiring and Not Retiring! Live Well and Live Long!

MindRAMP Consulting
Website: mindramp.org
Podcast website: mindramp.buzzsprout.com
M. Patterson email: patterson@mindramp.org
R. Anunsen email: ranunsen@mindramp.org
MindRAMP podcasts are also available on
I HEART RADIO and SPOTIFY

7-25-20: Native Cannabis Company’s owners, Brandi & Kyle

What do we have growing in the OSJ Radio Studio this Saturday morning and what is Vertical Integration mean? Let’s find out together! This show promises to educate you on the real benefits when it comes to medical cannabis. Tune-in at 9:05am on The Eagle 🦅 KZLS 1640AM!

In studio: Native Cannabis Company not only has a Local Medical “All Organic” Dispensary at 1444 N. Kelly Ave in Edmond 73003 but they also have a growing farm (for the last three years), lab where they make all their own medicine products and they produce it all as well! Their hands do everything from the growing farm, to the lab, to production and then to their store front! Left to Right is Brandi & Kyle (married for 12 years) are the owners of Native Cannabis Co.!
Why are Brandi & Kyle involved with everything from start to finish because they have a passion to make sure medical marijuana stays as a pure legitimate product and as long as they are producing it … IT WILL!

 Kyle & Brandi of Native Cannabis Company is an Oklahoma family owned business, financed entirely with personal and local investments. Our family farm is located in the beautiful Cross Timbers region of East Central Oklahoma providing a unique Ecoregion perfect for the cultivation of high quality, connoisseur grade cannabis. Their location also makes them perfectly situated to serve and supply our dispensary partners across the entire state. Their Mission and their goals are to redefine what patients and dispensaries can expect from a high quality cannabis product. They are driven by passion to legitimize this industry, and their desire as a company is to provide quality and professionalism while maintaining sustainable and organic growing practices. Kyle & Brandi are cultivating a one-of-a-kind experience for the patients who purchase their products, and most importantly, they are unwavering in their passion to bring the best cannabis products to all Oklahomans in need of quality medicine. They truly produce “Oklahoma’s Finest Medicinal Products”!

Instagram: @nativecannabiscompany 
Phone Number: (405) 216-3547 (curbside orders too!) 
1444 N. Kelly Ave. Edmond, OK 73003

07-18-20: Oklahoma Sr Games athlete Rocky Arrington and volunteer coordinator Marcella Morgan

We have a Real Oklahoma Senior Games 2020 Pickleball Athlete – Rocky Arrington and the Senior Games Volunteer Coordinator – Marcella Morgan … On The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio 📻 Hour this Saturday 7/18/20 at 9:05am on KZLS The Eagle 🦅 1640AM. Senior Games are from September 5th – November 4th, 2020

Rocky Arrington, retired educator (42 years), sports official (35 years), volunteer (6 years), Pickleball hound (6 years).  Of course his greatest accomplishment is being a Christian, husband, and father.  Currently he is serving Pickleball as a USAPA Ambassador, Greater Oklahoma City Pickleball Club site monitor at Santa Fe Family Life Center, and VP on the GOPB Board.

1. Has participated in two state game events
2. Has participated in one Senior State Games National Tournament
3. Participates in Pickleball
4. Recognizes the value of an active life style as a senior
5. Believes in the value of interaction among seniors
6. Believes that Pickleball is an activity that promotes health and community
7. Believes in the value of teaching seniors through the game

Marcella Morgan is a native of San Jose, California and moved here with her mother Linda Morgan in late 2011. She has a passion for volunteering and serving the community.  Marcella is very active in several organizations where she uses her leadership skills to help others. As an entrepreneur she works to bring people together through her crafting classes with her business, Cella & Me Creations. She has been an athlete all of her life and is happy to be volunteering with the Oklahoma Senior Games this year!

 

 

The Oklahoma Senior Games

Oklahoma Senior Games Registration Book

To receive the registration booklet   email: info@OKSeniorGames.com  or call 405-821-1500

Website:  www.OKSeniorGames.com

Facebook:  SeniorGamesinOklahoma