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Professor Basia Belza from the de Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging, UW School of Nursing

Enhancing Senior Living: de Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging

Courtesy of Era Living, Suzanne is joined by Professor Basia Belza from the de Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging, part of the University of Washington School of Nursing.
Era Living art curator June Sekiguchi

How Art Exhibits Enhance Senior Living

June Sekiguchi, one of three art curators for Era Living, joins Suzanne to talk about art and how it plays into seniors and senior living.
Era Living Resident Diane Miller

A Day in the Life at Era Living: Resident Diane Miller

Resident Diane Miller at Era Living's Gardens at Town Square retirement community joins Suzanne to talk about her story, why she moved into senior living, what surprised her most about moving in, the encouraging support she got from residents, and important things she was looking for in senior living.
Era Living Shirley Hofmeister

A Day in the Life at Era Living: Resident Shirley Hofmeister

Shirley Hofmeister, a resident of The Lakeshore near Renton, Washington, joins Suzanne to provide a resident's perspective of what a typical day is like at an Era Living retirement community.
Era Living Matt Bromen

Era Living’s Secret Sauce For Staff Longevity

Era Living's Human Resources Director Matt Bromen joins Suzanne to talk about recruiting staff, and his secret sauce for keeping staff members for a decade or more at the company.
Era Living Kristina Chalfant-S32

Era Living’s In-House Director of Capital Projects

Director of Capital Projects Kristina Chalfant joins Suzanne to talk about the environmental factors/design considerations that enhance resident quality of life at Era Living.
Era Living Susan Vahlkamp-S31

Era Living’s Executive Director in Training Program

Susan Vahlkamp, Executive Director of Era Living's University House Issaquah, joins Suzanne to talk about the company's executive director in training program, which offers employees an opportunity for advancement to become strong, knowledgeable leaders.
Era Living Jeanne Luchtel-S15

A Day in the Life at Era Living: Resident Jeanne Luchtel

Era Living resident Jeanne Luchtel talks about her life with her dog at Aljoya Mercer Island's retirement community.
Abby Winter, University of Washington School of Pharmacy

Pharmacy Benefits, Health Checks at Era Living

Pharmacist Abby Winter from the University of Washington School of Pharmacy talks about advantages that residents of Era Living retirement communities receive thanks to a partnership with the university.
Karla Clark Era Living

What to Expect When Visiting Senior Living

Era Living's Karla Clark talks about how a community relations team member guides people through the process of selecting the right senior living community, finding the right fit based on needs, and what to expect when calling.