Piper Frithsen, RN, M.Admin
Administrator – Casa de la Luz
7740 N. Oracle Road, Tucson
A registered nurse for almost 30 years, Piper brings a wealth of bedside and leadership experience to her role as Casa de la Luz Administrator.
With an Associate Degree in nursing from Marymount University, Piper completed her master’s in administration with an emphasis in leadership from Northern Arizona University.
Born in Minnesota and raised outside of Washington DC., Piper was drawn to the field of nursing as a young child following the death of her grandmother.
She is active in multiple local and state committees that focus on education and availability of services to Tucsonans and enjoys working across the healthcare continuum.
Piper is a mom to three kids and a spunky English Bull dog. She enjoys spending time with her husband and watching her kids at all their activities/events.
Casa de la Luz is the leading provider of end-of-life care in Southern Arizona. Offering hospice, community palliative care and extensive bereavement services, the breadth of programs at Casa de la Luz extends through every stage at end of life. Locally founded by Agnes C. Poore and the late Lynette Jaramillo, Casa de la Luz has been a trusted community partner for more than 20 years and has provided superior care to more than 20,000 individuals. Our mission is to provide superior care to patients and their families so that they may complete their mission on this earth in comfort, dignity and harmony.
Hospice is Casa de la Luz’s longest running program, and its primary goal is to enable those facing a terminal illness to receive aid in the comfort of their home – whether that be a personal residence, nursing home or assisted living facility – surrounded by loved ones. The Casa de la Luz interdisciplinary team of hospice experts collaborates with the patient/family to develop a personalized plan of care. By addressing medical needs, managing symptoms and providing spiritual and emotional support to both patient and their loved ones, the focus of hospice care is quality of life. Because every day counts.
Company / Organization Website URL: www.casahospice.com
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CEO, Financial Advisor
THE Peake Financial Group
8438 E 5th Street
Tucson, AZ 85710
Kathy earned her BS degree in Chemistry and minor in Math in 1980 from Mary Washington College.
Kathy taught high school chemistry until she found out she was true entrepreneur at heart.
She has owned and grown several successful businesses over the years; however, in 2001, she became a designated Independent Financial Advisor, complete with Series 6, 63, 65 and insurance licenses.
She nourishes and protects her client’s futures. She is a proud mother of three adults and grandmother of five.
She is the former Managing Director of eWomenNetwork in Tucson plus she is an active member of her church and community.
Kathy Peake is a licensed Financial Advisor with Cetera Financial Specialist as her Broker/Dealer. Securities offered through Cetera Financial Specialists, member FINRA/SIPC. Advisory services offered through Cetera Investment Advisers LLC. Cetera entities are under separate ownership from any other named entity. Kathy’s is doing business as: The Peake Financial Group. This podcast is designed to provide general information on the subjects covered. It is not, however, intended to provide specific legal or tax investment advice. You are encouraged to consult with your tax advisor, attorney, or investment professional on these subjects.
Cindy L. Sheller is a recognized expert in navigating the healthcare system and has more than 27 years’ experience. In 2015 she left the Healthcare Corporate world to become an entrepreneur and bring Caring Senior Service to the Tucson and Southern Arizona communities. She is married to Lee Sheller & has two children Nick Pazarentzos 34, Zachary who is 13 years old. One Grandbaby Audrey 15 months. We live on 4 acres of land in Tucson and have two dogs, 3 desert tortoises, 9 chickens and an array of fish, and one Axolotl.
Cindy’s Tucson office is ranked among the top Caring Senior Service Agencies in the nation. Cindy is the recipient of the coveted Hedgehog Award for 2021. She was featured as the first Women Icon of 2021 in REfashioned Magazine. She is a Platinum member of EWomen Network as well as a BNI Copper Connections member.
Caring Senior Service is a non-medical home health care agency serving the Tucson and surrounding area communities. Caring Senior Service uses the GreatCare® method which ensures seniors receive the very best senior home care. As the owner of Caring Senior Service, it is Cindy’s goal to give seniors the control needed to live safely at home and to provide their families peace of mind. Cindy believes every senior should be able to remain Healthy. Happy. Home.
Caring Senior Service works with community partners to ensure the health and safety of their clients. There are times when home care is no longer an option, and her team facilitates the changes needed to keep her clients safe. She and her team, work hard to provide GreatCare® to every senior they serve. Senior care is Cindy’s passion, more than a career it’s a heart-centered calling. She is an active leader in the business and healthcare community as well as an advocate and volunteer supporting adults who wish to age in place.
Cindy’s latest heart project is her new Podcast HOME CARE TODAY. The mission of the show is to share information and knowledge on how to navigate the home health care industry. The desire to help Seniors and their families obtain the tools they need to plan before a crisis. To learn more about Caring Senior Service visit: www.caringseniorservice.com/tucson