LaDonna is a graduate of the University of Central Oklahoma and Rose State College. She has spent the last 19 years employed at American Fidelity and currently works as a Project Manager for new product development as well as Manager of the Product Delivery Department. Previously she worked as a Paralegal and at the Administrative Offices of the Oklahoma Supreme Court. LaDonna has served on Areawide’s Board of Directors since 2018, and as board chair helps continue the mission of Empowering Seniors to Remain Independent and Age in Place.
LaDonna lives in Yukon with her husband, Barry, and enjoys spending her time reading, researching, watching movies, and playing golf.
"I strive to make God my center and family is second to that. My family is very close, and we do what we can to take care of one another. I was taught from a very young age to value and respect my elders and the seniors of the community. I’m honored to be part of an organization that takes pride in and focuses on serving the aging community.
Heath Wiederstein is a graduate of Oklahoma Christian University’s BBA program, with a focus in Business Management. Heath also has his PMP, PMI-ACP, and CSM professional certifications and works as an IT Project Manager at American Fidelity Assurance where he is responsible for ensuring successful delivery of strategic technology projects across the organization.
In addition to his role on the Areawide Board of Directors, Heath plays an active role in his church, has a passion for music and enjoys sports, the outdoors and many activities with his family.
Heath lives in Edmond with his wife Tiffany and 2 sons.
"As a primary caregiver to my parents, I embraced the opportunity to be their advocate with health care providers and a variety of agencies that allowed them to age safely in their own home. I am proud to be a part of the Areawide board to share my experiences and to learn more about opportunities for the aging community."