3-9-19: Rhonda Hickman, Caitlin Cairns, and Eric Lindsey CEO of Villagio of Oklahoma City, The Cottages at Bradford Village, and Villagio Assisted Living at Bradford Village

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-r) Rhonda Hickman,
Caitlin Cairns, and Eric Lindsey CEO of Villagio of Oklahoma City, The Cottages at Bradford Village, and Villagio Assisted Living at Bradford Village

Eric Lindsey, Villagio Communities Owner & CEO – With 21 years of operations in 12 states and experience in every facet of Senior Living, Eric Lindsey leads Villagio Senior Living as CEO, proving that showing respect toward our older generations stands the test of time. It has been his honor to work alongside thousands of associates and tens of thousands of residents and family members in providing the highest level of Senior Living options then, now, and in the future.

Rhonda Hickman, Marketing Director – Rhonda has been in the Medical Field since 1975 as a Certified Respiratory Therapist, she also achieved her Certification in Pulmonary Function Technology. Rhonda has worked in hospitals, Skilled Units, Ventilator Long Term Care Unit, Home Medical Equipment Company servicing Respiratory patients, Home Health, Hospice and now Senior Living. She understands the challenges of being in the “Sandwich Generation” with elder parents and a teenager.

Caitlin Cairns, Vice President of Resident Programing – Caitlin Cairns has worked in senior living as an activity director for seven years; she is currently the VP of Resident Programming for Villagio Senior Living. Caitlin has a background in counseling and the therapeutic arts and is the only Registered Drama Therapist (RDT) in the state of Oklahoma. Caitlin is delighted to help bring creative arts experiences to seniors.

Social media:

facebook.com/villagiosrliving

twitter.com/villagioliving

instagram.com/villagioseniorliving

 

1) Villagio of Oklahoma City

Established May 2015

1-800-804-1136

14300 Portland Ave, OKC, OK 73134

 

2) Villagio at Bradford Village, Since 1957

Owned by Villagio, Since March 2018

1-800-804-1136

300 Enz Drive Edmond, OK 73034

3-2-19: Angie Doss with Sunbeam Family Services

Angie Doss with Sunbeam Family Services NEEDS OUR HELP … Tune-in to this Very Special Show ❣️Emergency Senior Shelter During “Life’s” Little Storms – Sunbeam Family Services – Needs HELP in Raising $65,000 by March 31, 2019 ☂️☂️☂️☂️☂️☂️☂️

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: Sunbeam Family Services ~ Angie Doss

Angie Doss is the Chief External Relations Officer at Sunbeam Family Services. She joined Sunbeam in September 2018. Doss graduated from San Diego State University with a bachelor’s degree in public relations. Doss is a Big Sister through Big Brothers Big Sisters and is a LOYAL (Linking OKC’s Young Adult Leaders) Class XIII graduate.

Through March 31, join Sunbeam in raising $65,000 to support the Emergency Senior Shelter. Learn more at sunbeamfamilyservices.org/dignity or call 405-609-8994.

Sunbeam was established in 1907-the longest existing nonprofit in Oklahoma.

2-23-19: Jill Huff & Debbie Miller CPT with Spanish Cove Retirement Village

That’s Right • Nothing Like Row-Row-Rowing your Spanish Cove Paddle Boat to • The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour! L to R; Rowing with a purpose is Jill Huff (Marketing Director), Your Host – Robin R. Gunn! & Debbie Miller CPT! 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!

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.

11 Palm Avenue, Yukon, OK-
http://SpanishCove.com
800-965-COVE (2683) or (405) 354-5906
Since 1974

IF YOU EVER MISS A PROGRAM; The OSJ Radio Show has a Special Encore Show every Saturday morning at 10:05am – KZLS The Eagle 1640AM

2-16-18: Philip Bauer, the #1 Johnny Cash Tribute Artist in the World

Johnny Cash LIVE in the OSJ Radio Studio & He Looks Great Too for 86 Years … 🎶 “I Fell in to a Burning Ring of Fire and I Went Down-Down-Down 🎶 To ~ The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio 📻 Hour!!!” That’s Right Philip Bauer as Johnny Cash … 1# Johnny Cash Tribute Artist in the World! YES, He Sings on the Show too… You will think you are listening to Johnny Cash… It is Remarkable!!!!

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: Philip Bauer as Johnny Cash (#1 Johnny Cash Tribute Artist in the World)

Philip Bauer considers it a blessing to be able to bring the music of Johnny Cash to all his audiences. His show has taken him all across U.S., Canada, Mexico, New Zealand, and Australia. Since 2008, his uncanny award-winning tribute to the “Man in Black” has given him national television exposure on The AXS Television Network, when he performed a LIVE concert from Hollywood, California’s Famous Whiskey A Go-Go! Read more below about the Upcoming Concert!!!

The Oklahoma Senior Journal • Magazine • Radio & App is a Media Sponsor of This Upcoming Show! It is Johnny Cash’s 86th Birthday! We are Celebrating & Inviting Everyone to a Very Special Tribute – February 28th at the Historic Tower Theatre , 425 NW 23rd Street

Get tickets and info here

ASK ABOUT SPECIAL VIP TICKETS with a Private Meet & Greet, Photo & Private Concert by Johnny Cash! 405 708-6937

Opening act: Panhandlers

FREE Birthday Cake for Everyone!

$100 Prize for BEST DRESSED Johnny Cash Costume (Male or Female… Heck, Dress Your Dog Like Johnny Cash!!!)

Tickets $24.50 and $29.50

There will be CDs, T-shirt’s and other merchandise available after the show!

Will do a meet and greet in lobby

2-9-19: Jim Miller of the Savvy Senior along with Patrick Ivey & Alexis Heatrice with COX Homelife Care

WHAT the WWE in-studio ??? Nope, Even Better … COX Homelife Care Champions of “Safety & Care” for the 50-Plus Community!!! L to R back row: Alexis Heatrice & Patrick Ivey both with COX Homelife Care
L to R front row: Jim Miller with the Savvy Senior and That On-Air Host Robin Gunn with the OSJ • Magazine • Radio & App!

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: Jim Miller of the Savvy Senior along with Patrick Ivey & Alexis Heatrice with COX Homelife Care

Jim Miller is the creator of Savvy Senior, a syndicated information column devoted to Boomers and Seniors that is published in more than 300 newspapers and magazines. Jim is also a regular contributor to KFOR-TV in Oklahoma City and is an occasional contributor to NBC’s “Today” in New York. Jim is also the voice of the Oklahoma Sooners football team!

Patrick Ivey is a Director of Homelife Cox Communications in Central US. He has been a key team member in this growth product for the last six years. With Cox for 14 years, Patrick has also held leadership roles across multiple departments within the business, with a focus on building environments where front line employees can succeed.

Alexis Heatrice (Lex) has worked for Cox since 2016 where he started as a Professional Security Consultant. In August of 2018, Alexis joined the Homelife Care team where he can provide safety and peace of mind to our senior community. Call today for a free consultation. (405) 541-9350 or email alexis.heatrice@cox.com.

Call Lex at (405) 541-9350

www.cox.com/homelifecare

2-2-19: Lori Manning & Wesley King with Mercy Fitness Center I-35 in Edmond

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: Lori Manning & Wesley King with Mercy Fitness Center I-35 in Edmond

PART THREE of Mercy Fitness Center Continuum Care… A Healthy Body & Mind will work together, Integrating a positive & knowledgeably relationship with Food & Fitness!

Wesley King is the General Manager of Mercy Fitness Center I-35 in Edmond. Wes has 20+ years’ experience in the fitness and aquatics industry and has a passion for medical fitness. He authored an Aquatics Operations Training Manual and completed his Medical Fitness Association (MFA) Fellowship in early 2018. Wes and his wife are proud parents of a 5-year-old son and 21-month-old daughter.

 

Lori Manning, RD/LD, has been an Outpatient Dietitian at Mercy Hospital since 1997. Lori is an experienced expert and counsels clients in all areas of Diet & Nutrition for Mercy Fitness Center I-35 in Edmond as well as Mercy Hospital. Lori graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 1994 with a Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Sciences. Lori’s mission is to help individuals achieve optimal wellness through a Healthy Lifestyle Medical Nutrition Therapy.

Mercy Physical Therapy – 405-757-3380 www.mercy.net

Mercy Fitness Center – 405-757-3328

www.mercyfitness.net

2017 W. I-35 Frontage Road, Edmond, OK 73013

 

 

 

1-26-19: Eddy Campbell & David Huslig with Mercy Fitness Center I-35 in Edmond

It’s a New Year! Aim High or simply “Walk Like an Egyptian” at Mercy Fitness Center I-35 in Edmond

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-R) Eddy Campbell & David Huslig with Mercy Fitness Center I-35 in Edmond

PART TWO of Mercy Fitness Center Continuum Care including Physical Therapy … Part of a Whole YOU!

David Huslig is the Director for Sports Medicine, Physical Therapy and Outreach at Mercy Fitness Center. Huslig’s specialty is sports orthopedics and physical therapy, and has been with Mercy Fitness Center for over five years. His professional passion is increasing patients’ health and wellness through education, manual therapy and specialized exercises.

Eddy Campbell is the Assistant General Manager of Mercy Fitness Center I-35 in Edmond. Eddy has 10+ years experience in the Health and Fitness industry and has a passion for improving quality of life through fitness. Eddy and his wife are proud parents of a 5 year-old daughter.

On today’s show, we are discussing Clinical Integration between Mercy Fitness Center and Mercy Physical Therapy which includes the Continuum of Care model offered at Mercy Fitness Center I-35 PLUS the Complimentary “Individual Wellness Pathway” Program (customized with nationally accredited structure and support!) It’s a FREE Program – CALL TODAY!

Mercy Physical Therapy – David: 405-757-3380 | Mercy Fitness Center – Eddy: 405-757-3328

www.mercyfitness.net | 2017 W. I-35 Frontage Road, Edmond, OK 73013

1-19-19: Scott Schaefer, Registered Investment Advisor and Financial Consultant for Thrivent Financial

Hey The Future is so Bright with Scott Schaefer at Thrivent Financial ~ You Got to Wear Shades! 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: Scott Schaefer, Registered Investment Advisor and Financial Consultant for Thrivent Financial

Scott Schaefer is a Registered Investment Advisor and financial consultant for Thrivent Financial, a faith-based Fortune 500 Company, also a qualified registered Kingdom Advisor (for details click here.)

Scott can be reached at Scott.Schaefer@Thrivent.com,
405-348-2371 or thrivent.com

ABOUT THRIVENT FINANCIAL~ EST. IN 1902

As a membership organization of Christians, Thrivent Financial has been helping members blend faith, finances and generosity for more than 100 years. Today Thrivent offers more than 2 million members a broad range of products, services and guidance from financial representatives nationwide.

Thrivent … helping clients 18 to 103—you are never too old to get your finances in order.

When it comes to financial services providers, you have plenty of choices. While others see money as a goal, we see it as a tool – for serving God, your family and your community.
IF YOU EVER MISS A PROGRAM; The OSJ Radio Show has a Special Encore Show every Saturday morning at 10:05am – KZLS The Eagle 1640AM

1-12-19: NewView Oklahoma! Lauren Branch, Ronita Jones & Marlene Snow & Brenda Bennett

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: NewView Oklahoma! Lauren Branch, Ronita Jones & Marlene Snow & Brenda Bennett.

Lauren Branch is the president and CEO of NewView Oklahoma, and has been with the organization for 21 years.  Under Lauren’s leadership, NewView has undergone unprecedented growth, employing more than 150 individuals, most of whom are blind or visually impaired. Because of Lauren’s leadership, NewView Oklahoma has been recognized both locally and nationally as one of the premier organizations in the country providing employment and comprehensive rehabilitative and clinical services for persons with vision loss. 

Ronita Jones is the Senior Director of  clinical and rehabilitative services for both the Oklahoma City and Tulsa offices.  Ronita earned her master’s degree in special education from Texas Tech University with a specialization in Orientation and Mobility and Teacher of the Visually Impaired. 

Marlene Snow has worked at NewView Oklahoma since 2011.  She has a graduate certificate and master’s degree in low vision from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.  In 2014, Marlene received her specialty certification in low vision through the American Occupational Therapy Association.  She recently became a certified diabetic educator.

NewView Oklahoma | 501 N Douglas Ave., OKC – Office: 405-604-0503 or 918-933-4036  NewViewOklahoma.org | Facebook: @NewView Oklahoma

NewView Oklahoma is moving to their new location at 4301 North Classen Blvd. in about a month. This new 27,000 foot facility will allow NewView to serve more patients who live with vision loss, such as Macular Degeneration. Find out more about the new location, NewView services and how they can help you with your vision needs.

1-5-19: Wes King of I-35 Mercy Fitness Center and Local Sports Announcer Ed Murray

I-35 Mercy Fitness Center has made a true believer (inside & out) out of Local Celebrity Ed Murray ~ Television/Radio Sports, News and Anchor Man! 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: Wes King of I-35 Mercy Fitness Center and Local Sports Announcer Ed Murray.

Wesley King is the General Manager of Mercy Fitness Center I-35 in Edmond. Wes has 20+ years’ experience in the fitness and aquatics industry and has a passion for medical fitness. He authored an Aquatics Operations Training Manual and completed his Medical Fitness Association (MFA) Fellowship in early 2018. Wes and his wife are proud parents of a 5-year-old son and 21-month-old daughter.

Ed Murray is a Member of the Mercy Fitness Center Program on I-35 /Edmond-OKC! He is a Bartlesville, Oklahoma native and now lives in Edmond, OK. Ed has worked in Oklahoma City television and radio for nearly 40 years, 30 as a KWTV-News 9 sports and news anchor. In his 5th season providing radio play by play call for the Oklahoma City Thunder’s D-League affiliate, the Oklahoma City Blue. Ed lives with his wife Kathy in Edmond. They have four grown sons, two daughters-in-law, and one grandson.