10-19-19: Jeaneen Pointer, Chief Strategy Officer at Lynn Health Science Institute and Carlos Blanco, CEO.

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! Lynn Health Science Institute is conducting several medical trials for you or your family members. Tune in to find out all the where, when and hows. In-studio: Left to right: Jeaneen Pointer, Chief Strategy Officer at Lynn Health Science Institute; and Carlos Blanco, CEO.

Carlos Blanco is the Chief Operating Officer for the Lynn Health Science Institute.  He is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma with more 23 years of research experience and over 20 years of Clinical Trials experience.  Mr. Blanco is responsible for the operation of the Lynn Institute’s seven clinical research sites. He is the co-author of 14 research publications and has worked on more than 100 clinical trials.

Jeaneen Pointer is the Chief Strategy Officer for the Lynn Institute. She has more than 24 years in the fields of public relations and marketing. She develops strategies and plans designed to educate and inform the public about the Lynn Institute’s work and the importance of clinical trials.

 

Lynn Health Science Institute
Website: lhsi.net
Phone: (405) 447-8839

10-12-19: Tealridge Retirement Community Residents (Rick Johnson & Nancy Markum) with Executive Director, Melissa Mahaffey!

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: Boomer Sooners on the Field this Saturday against Texas @ 11am and at 9:05am to 10am Tune-into the OSJ Radio Studio with (L to R) Residents of Tealridge Retirement Community Rick Johnson & Nancy Markum along with Executive Director, Melissa Mahaffey.

RICK JOHNSON, “Edmondnite” for 40 years! In fact, Rick retired financial consultant. Rick is active in the Edmond Kiwanis Club, and volunteering at the Edmond Historical Society & Museum where he spends time assisting others with learning more about Edmond. He is a member of Edmond Church of Christ. Rick has two sons, Thomas Johnson who works for Boeing and David Johnson is a family practice physician here in OKC.

NANCY MARKUM born in Oklahoma even though she spent many years in Texas attending TCU! Nancy spent many years as a legal assistant for her husband’s firm. She has kept active throughout her retirement and spends a lot of her time involved in her church, Memorial Road Church of Christ. Nancy and her husband Todd raised their three children, Brad Graham, Stuart Graham and Amy Reid in Oklahoma and have several grandchildren that she loves keeping track of!

Melissa Mahaffey, Executive Director has 20 years of senior living industry. Graduate of OBU, she has spent her career focusing on caring for the retirees in addition to the families that care for their loved ones. Her true passion is to make sure that every resident feels welcomed. Customer service and hospitality is of priority! She has served on various boards related to health care over the years as well in addition to serving as school board member for the past 10 years.

 

Tealridge Retirement Community
2100 NE 140th St., Edmond, OK 73013
405.608.8020 | www.tealridge.com

10-5-19: Talena Ford with Sunbeam Family Services and Nadine Walter of the Oklahoma Caregivers Coalition

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: L to R: Talena Ford is the Caregiver Fundamentals Program Manager with the Senior Services Department at Sunbeam Family Services and Nadine Walter is the DHS Aging Services Lifespan Respite Grant Manager of the Oklahoma Caregivers Coalition on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio 📻 Hour this Saturday 10/5/19 at 9:05am on KZLS The Eagle 🦅 1640AM

Talena Ford is the Caregiver Fundamentals Program Manager with the Senior Services Department. Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, Caregiver Fundamentals and Respite Care are three of the programs she manages. Currently, she facilitates 7 Grandparent Support Groups and 11 Caregiver Support Groups in four counties. Ms. Ford has more than 18 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.

Nadine Walter earned dual degrees from Kansas State University. Her career has included being employed by ASCOG Area Agency on Aging and DHS Aging Services to oversee various senior programs. After a short break from public services, Nadine returned to DHS Aging Services to serve as the Lifespan Respite Grant Manager to expand respite and other services for Oklahoma caregivers. 405-271-2710 or info@okcares.org 405-528-7721

 

Visit www.okcares.org  or  www.sunbeamfamilyservices.org

FB and Twitter address – OkCares4You

Twitter/Insta: @SunbeamOKC

Facebook: Sunbeam Family Services

9-28-19: Spanish Cove Retirement Village; Jill Huff & Debbie Miller plus residents Bill & Helen Gillespie

In the OSJ Radio Hour Studio is “Generations” at Spanish Cove Retirement Village for 46 Years!  L to R: Jill Huff – Marketing Director, Debbie Miller – Director of Wellness & Residents Relations, Helen & Bill Gillespie Residents of Spanish Cove hold a photo of Helen’s Parents … also Residents of Spanish Cove – 2nd Generations at Spanish Cove!

Jill Huff is the Director of Marketing at Spanish Cove Retirement Village. She has over 13 years’ experience at Spanish Cove Retirement Village and over 20 years’ experience in senior living in Oklahoma. She is dedicated to helping seniors and their families find the perfect retirement living plan. She has a her Masters in Health Administration from the University of Oklahoma College of Public Health where she focused on senior living.

 

Debbie Miller, CPT, (Certified Personal Trainer) has worked at Spanish Cove Retirement Village as the Director of Wellness and Resident Relations for the past 28 years. Debbie is a certified personal trainer, fitness specialist for older adults, master Tai Chi for Better Balance instructor and has been yoga trained. Debbie helped pioneer the first senior dragon boat paddling team in Oklahoma, that is still active to this day.

 

Bill and Helen Gillespie came to Spanish Cove nearly 2 years ago. Originally born in Ohio, Bill earned a degree in Law Enforcement at Oklahoma City University & served for many years with the Oklahoma City Police Department. Helen was born in Cheyenne, Oklahoma and has lived in many Oklahoma towns.  She graduated from East Central University with a Bachelor of Science degree.  After retiring Bill and Helen have participated in many volunteer services. Bill currently serves as an officer in Spanish Cove’s Town Hall and is a member of Spanish Cove’s Dragon Boat Team.

 

 

11 Palm Avenue, Yukon, OK-
SpanishCove.com
(405) 354-5906 or
800-965-COVE (2683)

Since 1974

9-21-19: Synergy HomeCare’s Abbey Trammell – Director of Business Development & Jeff Aynes – Marketing Director

The Future is so Bright at Synergy HomeCare we have to wear Shades (& Sequined Fedora Hats!) In-studio: L to R; Jeff Aynes – Marketing Director & Abbey Trammell – Director of Business Development at Synergy HomeCare On Air at The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour | Saturday 9/21/19 @ 9:05am on KZLS The Eagle 🦅 1640AM

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Abbey is our Director of Business Development. She obtained a degree in Business Administration with a major in Management Information Systems. Working with people is Abbey’s greatest joy, whether it’s customer service or getting to work with a team. Receiving home care is a very personal experience and she helps you get the information you need to make the best choice for your family. She loves her family, dogs, her garden, biking, running, yoga, and to be outside!

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Jeff Aynes is our Director Marketing. Jeff has 2 beautiful daughters and went to the UCO & OSU studying Marketing, Public Relations, and Broadcasting. Jeff is President of a couple of Health Care Marketing Groups and serves in the community as a member of the Masons and Shriners. He volunteers with several worthwhile causes and owns Jammin’ Jeff Entertainment.

 

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SYNERGYHOMECAREOKC.COM
phone: 405-254-3046
13720 N Bryant Ave., Edmond, OK 73013

9-14-19: Your Pain Detective (Dr. Karen) & Dr. Koenig Physical Medicine of Oklahoma

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: Physical Medicine of Oklahoma with Dr. Karen & Dr. Koenig Helping You Understand the body’s innate ability to heal & prevention strategies… AT ANY AGE!

Dr. Brant Koenig opened Physical Medicine of Oklahoma in 2014, a multi-specialty clinic specializing in the treatment and rehabilitation of those in pain. Exercise physiologist and certified nutritionist Brant Koenig, chose to become a doctor of chiropractic, focusing on the body’s innate ability to heal. His medical, chiropractic and physical therapy team offer individualized treatment meeting or exceeding patient’s healthcare needs. Treatment options include regenerative tissue aka stem cell therapy, PRP, degenerative knee therapy, decompression, TPI’s, chiropractic adjustments and physical therapy.

Dr. Karen Mahlmeister, is also known as YOUR PAIN DETECTIVE.  She is a chiropractor, speaker and author of PAIN RELIEF from Head to Toe.  She was recently invited to speak about her book at the Harvard Club of Boston.   Dr. Karen’s book offers simple and easy solutions for those suffering with muscle pain.

800 West 18th Street, Suite 120, Edmond, OK.  73013
Find us on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter
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Dr. Karen – YOUR PAIN DETECTIVE
Phone:​​ 405.726.2727
www.yourpaindetective.com 

9-7-19: Dennis Helm of Smooth Finish Roofing & Construction

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: Smooth Finish Roofing and Construction owner Dennis Helm – 32 Years in Business with Zero Negative reviews with the Better Business Bureau!

Dennis Helm and wife Lisa live in Edmond Oklahoma. They are the loving parents to four beautiful children. Dennis is not only the owner and president of Smooth Finish Roofing & Construction(established in 1987) but Dennis himself, is also a master tradesman specializing in storm damage restoration. Dennis and his team assist with every facet of the insurance claim process from assessment all the way to finished project.  

Smooth Finish Roofing & Construction has an A+ rating with BBB – No negative reviews 32 years in the Roofing and Construction Industry

  • Storm damage specialists
  • Insurance claim specialists
  • Insurance restoration specialists
  • Know and understand Insurance Claims and Resolution
  • Making sure homeowners get everything they’re entitled to through insurance restoration

(405) 923-5127

Find them in Facebook under; Smooth Finish Roofing

Website; https://smoothfinishroofing.com/

8-31-19: Family-ID, nonprofit organization Moriah Gunn, Leah Gunn & Greg Gunn

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Top Row: Moriah Gunn; Personal Assist, Leah Gunn; Social Media Marketer, Greg Gunn; Co-Founder of Family-ID & Your Host; Robin Gunn

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! What Is Your Family-ID (Intentional Direction) In The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour Studio is: L to R –
Moriah Gunn; Personal Assist, Leah Gunn; Social Media Marketer, Greg Gunn; Co-Founder of Family-ID & Your Host; Robin Gunn

*Definition: Family-ID is a world wide Nonprofit Organization that hosts powerful workshops to help families put in writing their mission, vision and core values to pass on for generations to come!

Greg Gunn is the founder and CEO of Family-iD ministries! He was born with a passion for family and a dedication to see every family of every generation flourish in their true God given identity!

 

Leah Gunn is 22 years old and is the social media marketer and content coordinator for family-iD ministries! Leah was born and raised with an immense passion for the ministry and has experienced the true depth and fulfillment of having a Family-ID in her own life and family! She aspires to help others experience the same multigenerational impact that Family-iD has to offer!

 

Moriah Gunn is 19 years old and is Greg Gunn’s personal assistant! With everything that Moriah does she does with immense passion and dedication! She has gone over and beyond with her skills and maturity within the ministry! She is so excited for all that is to come with Family-ID ministries!

 

Family-iDs Number: 405-531-9088

Email: Info@family-id.com 

Website: www.family-id.com 

Facebook Page: Family-iD 

App: Family-iD 

To Donate: Text amount to (405) 266-5977

8-24-19: Linda Piatt (Table Tennis Champ) and Moira Roush (Pickelball Champ) & the Oklahoma Senior Games

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: Linda Piatt (Table Tennis) Champ and Moira Roush (Pickelball) Champ in The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour piquing our Interest in the Oklahoma Senior Games! Airing on KZLS The Eagle 🦅 1640AM at 9:05am on Saturday 8/24/19👇🏼👇🏼

Moira Roush has lived in Edmond Oklahoma for the last 30 years and has been playing pickleball for 2 1/2 years. She is in the PPR (professional pickleball registry) as well as a certified pickleball instructor and is professional sponsored by Selkirk (a pickleball paddle manufacture) Moira spends her time traveling with her husband playing in pickleball tournaments and teaching pickleball. Moira has medaled in USA Nationals, the US Open and the National Senior Games in June 2019 in Albuquerque New Mexico.

 

Linda Piatt is the Treasurer of the Oklahoma City Table Tennis Club. She has participated in the Senior Games at the state level for the past six years and at the national level for the first time in February 2019 held in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Linda grew up playing ping pong in her family’s basement as a kid and through out her life. In 2009 she found that the sport of table tennis was more complex than she originally thought but she is loving every minute of learning this

Challenging and Fun sport!

Oklahoma Senior Games Website

For more information: info@okseniorgames.com or (405) 821-1500

8-17-19: Marilyn Olson, Executive Director of VillagesOKC – A Plan not a Place!

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: Marilyn Olson; The Executive Director of VillagesOKC – A Plan Not a Place! Our Brains on Chocolate bringing in the Fun & the Information on the “Chocolate” OSJ Radio Air Waves!

Marilyn Olson is  Executive Director of VillagesOKC, a Plan not a Place.  This is a virtual village for 55 Plus who want to age in our own homes as long as possible. Ms. Olson’s experience  includes teaching, retirement communities, and  caregiver.  Marilyn is a resource for mature adults and their grown children who wanted help navigating the aging process. 

VillagesOKC – It is a Plan NOT a Place.
 Stay Home and Age where you live with a little help from VillagesOKC a non-profit helping individuals 55-Plus Age Well at Home!
I’m making the rest of my life, the best of my life.   This will be my best decade yet.”                                                          –VillagesOKC

VillagesOKC :

phone: 405 990 6637
  www.villagesOKC.org
info@villagesokc.org