At The Forefront Podcast – Ruby’s Choice with Jane Seymour

In this very special episode, host Tim Mallad interviews renowned actress Jane Seymour, star of the film Ruby’s Choice. The movie tells the touching story about a family’s journey with dementia, offering both hope and inspiration for living life fully. Tim and Jane explore the film’s creation, discuss the challenges of filming during the pandemic…

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At The Forefront Podcast – Dining with Thomas Cuisine

In this enlightening episode, host Tim Mallad sits down with Ke’o Velasquez, Corporate Director of Operations and Hospitality at Forefront Living, and Alison Patt, President and Chief Executive Officer of Thomas Cuisine. They delve into the recent partnership between the two organizations and the array of services offered by Thomas Cuisine. The discussion covers day-to-day…

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At The Forefront Podcast: Bella Vida VIPs, Phil and Karen Hunke

In this informative episode, host Tim Mallad engages in an enlightening conversation with Bella Vida (BV) VIPs, Phil and Karen Hunke, to reveal what attracted them to BV, an upcoming Forefront Living (FL) senior living community in San Antonio. The couple shares insights from their exploration of senior living options, guided by positive recommendations from…

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At The Forefront Podcast: Rehab and Therapy

In this educational episode, host Tim Mallad sits down with Estee Cahani, Director of Rehabilitation at Presbyterian Village North (PVN), and Dr. Cynthia Logan, PVN resident and physical therapy patient, to shed light on the benefits of therapy, discussing the areas of physical, occupational and speech therapy. The conversation covers practical questions such as eligibility…

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At The Forefront Podcast: Media Tips with WFAA’s Jason Whitely

In this insightful episode, host Tim Mallad sits down with Jason Whitely, Senior Political Reporter at WFAA/Channel 8 in Dallas/Fort Worth, to delve into the dos and don’ts of interacting with the media, offering valuable insight for individuals and organizations alike. From discussing topics that capture journalists’ attention to navigating crisis communication, the conversation also…

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At The Forefront Podcast: Media Tips with WFAA’s Jason Whitely

In this insightful episode, host Tim Mallad sits down with Jason Whitely, Senior Political Reporter at WFAA/Channel 8 in Dallas/Fort Worth, to delve into the dos and don’ts of interacting with the media, offering valuable insight for individuals and organizations alike. From discussing topics that capture journalists’ attention to navigating crisis communication, the conversation also…

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At The Forefront Podcast: Catching Up With Lucky Luckadoo

In this compelling episode, host Tim Mallad welcomes distinguished guest John “Lucky” Luckadoo, former B-17 Flying Fortress pilot, the last living original pilot of the World War II Eighth Air Force 100th Bomb Group and Presbyterian Village North (PVN) resident, to explore his remarkable life and the significance of keeping his historical recounts alive. The…

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At The Forefront Podcast: Finding the Joy in Dementia

In this insightful episode, host Tim Mallad welcomes Cheryl Harding, President and CEO of Fort Worth’s James L. West Center for Dementia Care, to discuss the organization’s mission to provide personalized, innovative care and compassionate support for families grappling with the challenges of dementia. The two discuss the center’s advocacy for specialized education for caregivers,…

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At The Forefront Podcast: Senior Living Design (Part Two)

Welcome back to the second installment of our podcast series centered around the evolving design in senior living. In part one of our discussions, we explored the shifts in design philosophy and innovative approaches that are reshaping senior living communities. Today, we’re excited to dive into the tangible manifestations of these changes – the designs…

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