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2020 LeadingAge Oklahoma Annual Conference
March 10-11, 2020

We would like to take this moment to thank each and every member, exhibitor, sponsor, and speaker for being a part of the LeadingAge Oklahoma 2019 Annual Conference.

To each and every conference attendee, thank you for attending. It is our hope that you left the conference with a sense of renewed commitment to providing great service to the elders and others who experience your services and programs.  For your convenience, the conference presentations will be posted to the LeadingAge Oklahoma website by March 29.

To each and every volunteer who assisted as a Moderator, Room Monitor, and to those who assisted with Registration and the Verifications, thank you for your help with the conference!  Our volunteers are vital to providing a well-organized and professional conference.

We truly appreciate the commitment of our valued sponsors. Your financial support enables us to provide an affordable educational experience, giving more long term care professionals the opportunity to access the tools and education shared at the conference.

We take this opportunity to recognize our conference sponsors:   Ziegler Capital Markets, ValueFirst, Morrison Community Living, Pharmacy Solutions, Z&D Medical Services, George Gibbs, Aegis Therapies, Remedi SeniorCare, Select Rehabilitation, Rich & Cartmill, McKesson, Boomer Solutions, US Foods, Medline Industries, Linkmedia 360, American Health Advantage, Reliant Rehabilitation, BKD CPAs, Encore Rehabilitation, Able Sales and Active Sales, APN Healthcare Inc., Premier Consulting Partners, SeniorDent, A/R SNF Solutions, HUB International, Hudson Bus Sales, and ADG.

With gratitude, we acknowledge the exhibiting vendors and partners. We sincerely value your partnership and welcome your continued participation.

The LeadingAge Oklahoma Member Dinner and Awards program at the Oklahoma History Center was attended by members, award recipients, guests and sponsors. Thank you for attending this touching event held expressly for the members of LeadingAge Oklahoma.  Special thanks to Mark Long of Rich & Cartmill for providing the music at our reception.

Congratulations to the 2019 LeadingAge Oklahoma Award Recipients: 

Volunteer of the Year – Resident
Floyd Spiva, Corn Heritage Village & Rehab

Volunteer of the Year – Non-Resident
Teresa Lay, Baptist Village of Honey Creek

Outstanding Employee – Administrative Support 
Connie Greer, Baptist Village of Hugo

Outstanding Employee – Dining Services
Eric Peters, Spanish Cove Retirement Village

Outstanding Employee – Direct Care
Juanita Morales, Concordia Life Care Community

Outstanding Employee – Environmental
LaJuan Downer, Oklahoma City Housing Authority

Outstanding Employee – Life Enrichment
Julie Duncan, Baptist Village of Owasso

Outstanding Employee – Nurse Leader
Rulyn Northcutt, Village at Oakwood

Trustee of the Year
Thomas Sheets, The Commons

Excellence in Community Service and Outreach 
Concordia Social Ministry, Concordia Life Care Community

Best Practice
Intergenerational Living, Corn Heritage Village & Rehab

Transformational Leader in Aging Services 
Debbie Espinosa, Center of Family Love

 Your dedication and commitment to the long term care profession is an inspiration to all. To each and every individual involved in the aging services profession, you are also to be commended for the work you do each and every day.