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Message to Potential Kidney Donors

I've had a lot of people ask lately how the process is going w/ finding a kidney donor for my wife. I'm happy to report that this past week we sent out 79 emails to people that visited my blog and filled out the form to be tested. The email that we sent out contains all of the information that is needed to contact UAMS to be tested. Due to the … [Read more...]

CASA 20th Judicial District / Children’s Advocacy Alliance Facility Tour on Monday, April 18th

If you do not have plans this Monday, April 18th, please take some time to attend a walk-through of our facility in Conway... I'm a board member of Children's Advocacy Alliance / Casa 20th Judicial District, we cover Faulkner, Van Buren, Searcy, Pope and Conway counties and we provide hope, healing, and a voice for justice for abused and … [Read more...]

50 Year Celebration at Fairfield Bay!

Fairfield Bay will soon celebrate it's 50th birthday. I was recently asked to recant some of my favorite memories from my time as Chief Technology Officer (and soda jerk, assistant janitor, and jack of all trades) at the Fairfield Bay Conference Center during the early part of this century. I have many fond memories about the conference business … [Read more...]

Thoughts from the Donald W. Reynolds Governors Cup Business Startup Competition

I recently shared this on our corporate blog on Rohrscheib Capital but wanted to reiterate my thoughts here as well since I'm involved in Business & Agriculture (sometimes called #AgTech in the startup world). I was recently asked to be a judge at this years Donald W Reynolds Governors Cup Startup Competition. It was an amazing experience, see … [Read more...]

Audio: Dave Elswick Show w/ Donna Rohrscheib, Cotton Rohrscheib, and Brian Darnell

Below you will find the .mp3 for the Dave Elswick Show Interview w/ Donna, myself, and our friend Brian Darnell (who recently donated a kidney to a friend from high school). Dave was so awesome to have us on his show, he actually used to work in the organ donation industry and knew a lot about what we were going through. We become active on … [Read more...]

Notice to Potential Kidney Donors…

Many of you signed up a few weeks ago when we announced that Donna was going to need a kidney transplant. First off, I wanted to thank you all so much, you have no idea how much it means to us that you all would be willing to donate a kidney so that Donna can be healthy and live a normal life. Some of you have asked us what the next steps are in … [Read more...]

Overwhelmed… No Words… Thanks!

The past 48hrs following my blog post about my wife needing a kidney transplant have been a little overwhelming, but not in a bad way. As of right now we've had 44 people signup to be tested to see if they would be a possible match for my wife. We aren't talking about saying "hey, I'm rooting for you", these are people saying, "hey, I'll give you … [Read more...]

My Wife Needs a Kidney…

Yesterday was national kidney day across the country, and for the most part it probably went by unnoticed by most people but not by my wife or I. We found out this past week that my wife, Donna, had slipped into what's considered "stage 5 kidney failure". Her kidney's basically operate at 14% right now. Since we announced this to our family and … [Read more...]

Mud Hogging in a Ford Festiva…

The other day Layne Fortenberry and I were on the interstate coming home from Memphis and were somewhere on that long stretch of road between West Memphis and Earle when we both glanced about 500 yards or so off the interstate and noticed a Ford Festiva stuck in the middle of a beautiful green wheat field (miles from the interstate and discernable … [Read more...]

Spencer’s 4th Birthday Party!

Even though his birthday isn't until later this week we decided to have his birthday party this past weekend because we have a lot of things going on in the coming days, plus it was the only day we could find open for us to use the place he goes to for therapy, Imagination Station. We invited all of his teachers and classmates from Little Life … [Read more...]