JoAnn Brant

Director of Resident Life
JoAnn Brant

Role and Responsibilities

JoAnn Brant serves the vital role of director of resident life at Meadow Ridge. In this capacity, she oversees all resident-related activities and fitness programming for Independent Living, as well as managing the community’s “Channel 3” in-house television communication channel. Additionally, she serves as a liaison with The Salon at Meadow Ridge and the resident-run Country Store.

JoAnn has been a part of the Meadow Ridge family for 5 years and enjoys the relationships and friendships of both residents and fellow employees. She takes great pride in offering a remarkable variety of programs entertainment and engaging activities to appeal to our residents’ wide-ranging interests. JoAnn and her team work particularly close with our newest residents to assist them in acclimating to their new home. This includes the monthly ‘Freshman Orientation’ program throughout their first year in the community, as well as encouraging new friendships or renewing prior acquaintances among residents.

“I enjoy being part of a leadership team that works hard to make a difference in the lives of our wonderful residents,” says JoAnn.

Industry Expertise

With over five years of dedicated service at Meadow Ridge, JoAnn has garnered extensive experience in various departments within the community. Her multifaceted background equips her with an understanding of resident needs and community dynamics.

Passion for Senior Care

JoAnn’s passion for enriching the lives of residents shines through in her commitment to offering a diverse array of programs, entertainment and engaging activities. She takes pride in fostering meaningful relationships with both residents and fellow employees, ensuring a vibrant and supportive community environment.

Career Milestones

JoAnn holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Oklahoma. Additionally, she is a certified nursing assistant, further enhancing her ability to cater to the unique needs of residents.

Leadership Philosophy

As a member of Meadow Ridge’s leadership team, JoAnn believes in fostering a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere where residents feel valued and supported, particularly during their transition to Meadow Ridge.

Personal Interests

JoAnn enjoys spending time with her family and exploring her interests in health and wellness. She finds fulfillment in contributing to the well-being and happiness of Meadow Ridge residents, a community she proudly considers her extended family.