Each week on “On A Mission,” Penny Kievet interviews people who are on a mission to impact their community. Today, she interviews Eric Ansart from Lympha Press®.
For over 35 years, Lympha Press® has produced the most-well regarded dynamic compression therapy products, and helped patients all over the world deal with lymphedema and venous insufficiency and improve their quality of life. It’s common to have a caring culture in a health care industry but they make sure to care for their people as much as they care for their patients. They believe the first step to being able to offer excellent care to the people we serve is to offer genuine care to who they work with every day.
Penny Kievet is no stranger to the non-profit world having spent her entire professional career as a teacher, principal, college professor, trainer and executive with the American Management Association and now the Executive Director at City Rescue Mission. Prior to her move to Florida Penny lived and worked in Heidelberg, GR, Kansas City, MO, West Des Moines, IA and New York, NY, Kievet has served on 26 for-profit and non-profit boards as director and Board Chair and has also held local, state and national offices in numerous professional organizations and currently serves on the board of Feeding Northeast Florida, Safe To Hope, Inc. and the Association of Gospel Rescue Missions national board. Some of her recent awards include: Girls Inc. Woman of Vision, The Jacksonville Business Journal’s Woman of Influence Award, 2000 Most Notable Women in the United States, Who’s Who VIP Professional, National President of Pi Kappa Delta, 100 Top Female Executives in the Southeast , National President Cross Examination Debate Association, Outstanding Women in the Mid-west, Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals and numerous sales achievement awards.