MEET OUR STAFF
Founder, President & CEO
Through her own personal experience with medical crisis and her experience in healthcare administration, Toni stepped out in faith in 2004 and, along with her friend, Brooke Gage, founded Hospitality House of Tulsa based on principles found in the Biblically defined practice of hospitality. After graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Information Systems, Mrs. Moore served fifteen years in hospital administration.
Toni also serves as a board member for the Healthcare Hospitality Network which provides education, networking and certification resources to over 200 hospital hospitality houses nationwide. She speaks locally and nationally to healthcare entities, churches, and corporations regarding hospitality within healthcare, Biblically hospitality and the ministry of hospitality.
Toni and her team are dedicated to solving Oklahoma’s patient and caregiver lodging problem and significantly reducing families’ out of pocket expenses while improving outcomes for Oklahoma hospitals through Boundless Hospitality. She considers it a privilege to serve families in medical crisis through this ministry of hospitality.
Donor Experience Director
Julie is a graduate of Oklahoma State University and comes to Hospitality House with a background in the non-profit arena, including a variety of volunteer and leadership roles in her local church, coordinating volunteers, and leading advocacy efforts. Her love of building relationships also served her well in her sales career that spanned 17 years.
She has a heart for ministry and is excited to make a difference is the lives of families through her work at Hospitality House. Julie is married to Breck, and a mother of two. When she is not working she can be found volunteering, spending time with family, and catching up with friends.
Community Engagement Director
Sarah joined the HHT team in 2016 after working in the nonprofit sector since 2010. She has a background in nonprofit and volunteer management, marketing, communications, and missions. Sarah holds a degree in Business Management from Oklahoma State University and enjoys being able to apply her experience to serve families through the mission of Hospitality House.
In her free time, Sarah loves spending time with family and friends, traveling, having good conversations over good coffee, volunteering, and working on home projects with her husband, David.
Originally from Houston, Texas, Samantha first came to Tulsa to attend Oral Roberts University where she graduated with a degree in Ministry and Leadership. She enjoys administratively supporting organizations with impactful missions and has experience volunteering and working in the non-profit sector. After a year working in Houston, she decided to come back to Tulsa in July of 2020 to use her experience to support the mission at Hospitality House.
In her spare time, Samantha enjoys spending time with friends, cooking, reading, and taking walks outside."
A Broken Arrow native, Emily is a graduate of Oklahoma Baptist University with a degree in Graphic Design. She enjoys bringing others' ideas to life through graphics and creating things for others when they cannot create or envision an idea themselves. She joined the Hospitality House team in June 2021.
In her spare time, Emily enjoys spending time traveling with her husband and family, reading, and drawing.
Guest Experience Director
A Broken Arrow native, Elise graduated from Oklahoma State University with a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Administration before starting her hospitality career in hotels in Tulsa in 2013. She has held several different positions in hotel operations and hotel sales before joining the HHT staff in March 2020.
In her spare time, Elise enjoys spending time with her friends, being a dog mom to her rescue dog, Dixie, and serving at her church, Life.Church Jenks.
Guest Experience Ambassador/ Weekend Manager
A medical crisis first brought Sommer to Hospitality House, as a guest in 2016. The excellent care and compassion she received while a guest prompted her to come back and volunteer. In October 2017 Sommer became a permanent fixture at Hospitality House and joined the staff full-time. Sommer’s experience of being a guest at Hospitality House uniquely equips her to deliver the care most needed by our guests. When guests check-in with Sommer they experience kindness and compassion by someone who truly understands what they are going through. Sommer always has a pot of coffee on in the Welcome Center and a listening ear available for guests who need to talk.
When Sommer is not serving families she enjoys working in her garden, tending to her butterflies or traveling the open road with her husband.
Guest Experience Ambassador
Originally from Purcell, OK, Kelsey moved to the Tulsa area in 2017. She received a degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. In previous experiences, she worked in non-profit case management and as a Job Coach for people with disabilities. She came to Hospitality House desiring to grow spiritually in the Biblical gift of hospitality and to learn more about caring for others in a new way.
In her free time, Kelsey loves reading novels, taking walks, and spending time with her husband, Caleb. They enjoy board game nights with friends, hanging out with their families, and movie nights at home.
Guest Experience Ambassador
Kaylee recently graduated from Oral Roberts University with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. She is currently pursuing her Master's in Counseling at OU Tulsa, while working at Hospitality House. Her previous work experience includes working with children in a Montessori preschool. She is super excited to work at Hospitality House of Tulsa learning to be a light and servant to families.
In her free time, Kaylee loves to spend time with her family and friends. She loves coffee shops, painting, and traveling.
First Impressions Ambassador
Rhonda is originally from Hugo, Oklahoma and has lived in Tulsa since 1997. She is a proud member of the Choctaw/Creek Nation. She has 4 children and 9 grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her family, and outdoor activities such as riding bikes, flying kites, fishing, and playing with bubbles. She is always willing to help people and radiates kindness to those around her.