"I am continually struck by the professionalism, high level of caring and exemplary caregivers that I have met from Home Instead. My mom couldn't live without them, and neither could I.
Tiffany is the Owner and Manager of Home Instead Senior Care.She has been with the company since it's opening in 2001. She ensures that the team
is aware of the current trends and regulations of in home care to assure
that Home Instead Senior Care is setting the standard. She also manages
our state approved Injury and Illness Prevention Program and assures
that our Staff and CAREGivers provide quality customer service at all
times. She oversees the financial processes such as payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, annual budgeting and business planning including advertising, insurance coverage negotiations as well as growth and development.
Carol was one of the original founders of the company over 17 years ago. She retired in 2016 only to realize that she missed her work in the community. Carol once again joined the team in 2018. You will find Carol at our many community events such as the protecting seniors from fraud document shredding, the 50+ expo, Alzheimers Association walk, the Health and Welness fair and much more. In her spare time Carol enjoys creating one of a kind ceramic art cooking.
Ashley has been with Home Instead Senior Care since January of 2012. She loves her job and the people she works with. She really enjoys helping our clients find solutions to their problems, and gets satisfaction from being there as part of the support team for our CAREGivers. It has always brought me a great sense of joy to help others any way I can. As the Office Manager her duties in the office include payroll approval, billing oversight, HR, on call schedule, staff training and development as well as customer service. Ashley was born and raised here on the central coast and lives in Arroyo Grande. Ashley says "Everyday I learn about another resource that is available to the community from Home Instead Senior Care and I can't wait to continue to grow with the company, during my time off, I enjoy spending time with friends and family (siblings, nieces, nephews). I love reading and experiencing new things and especially spending time with my dog Tuffy!
Sandra Maez was born in Exeter and moved to the Five Cities
at the age of 4. Sandra has been in the Home Care Industry for more than
23 years. One of her greatest joys is helping Seniors stay in their own
home for as long as possible because it truly makes her smile. She will be able to make this happen daily as our Client Care Coordinator, who does the intial Client Care Consult in the home, develops a comprehensive plan of care and works closely with our Service Coordinator and our full time Quality Assurance Coordintor to ensure you the best care.
Prior to working in the Home Care Industry, Sandra worked as
a Nurse’s Aid at Arroyo Grande Community Hospital, and has been a massage
practitioner for 14 years. Additionally she is an Aloette Skin Care
Consultant. In 1984, Sandra received the Ken Tally Award for her
outstanding contributions to youth in the community.
Sandra’s two children, Suzi and Scott, and her four
grandchildren, Brian, Madison, Lauren, and Parker are her pride and joy as her
family is extremely important to her.
Sandra loves spending time with her family, her rescue dog,
Toby, going to concerts, gardening, reading, and walking on the beach.
Sandra is very excited to be part of the Home Instead Senior Care team as our
Client Care Coordinator where she will continue her passion and help keep aging
seniors in their home.
Lisa relocated to the Central Coast almost three years ago and started
her Home Instead career working as a CAREGiver, which she did successfully for over 1,100 hours. She has a background in medical office administration (front and back) as well as physical therapy. She worked at an Orthopedic Group with in house
Physical Therapy for 13 years. She was a Physical Therapist Aide for 5
years while in school studying kinesiology. She now holds the role of Quality Assurance Coordinator and says "I am happy to be a positive aspect in the
lives of others" and she enjoys spending time with her family doing a wide range of
outdoor activities from walks on the beach, volleyball, camping, hiking
and just enjoying the view of the this beautiful place we live in.
Sherri was born and raised in the Taft & Bakersfield
area but relocated to the Central Coast with her husband and 2 children in
2007. She has worked for Home Instead Senior Care since December
2015. Before joining the administrative team as the Recruitment and
Engagement Coordinator she worked over 2400 hours as a Caregiver. Working
with the Senior Community and our Caregivers who provide support to them is
very important to her and she thoroughly enjoys her job. Working in
recruitment has also allowed her to share the importance of a Caregiver’s role
and how appreciative we are of them. One of her favorite things to do in
her spare time is enjoy the outdoors with her family. She feels very
lucky to live life on the Central Coast and to be a part of Home Instead Senior
* Photo coming soon!
Shalis was born and raised on the Central Coast. Before she became part
of the Home Instead Team she worked at Harloe Elementary as an aide. Shalis started out with Home Instead as a CAREGiver, was promoted to LEAD CAREGiver in 2017 before taking her administrative position as a Service Coordinator. She has 2
boys (Elijah and Ryler). When shes not working you can probably find her at the
Baseball or Soccer Fields with her family. She loves country music, going
to concerts, spending time with her family, professional baseball games (shes
an avid Los Angeles Dodgers fan) and she wont ever turn down a good cup of
coffee. Shalis is a calm, light hearted and fun person to have as part of our team and we are so lucky to have her here to help families navigate through thier concerns and schedule appropriate CAREGivers.
*PHOTO COMING SOON*
Toby was born and raised in the
Santa Ynez Valley, went to SYVHS (go pirates), then moved to the central coast
in 2000. Toby is married with two children and two step children. Toby has
worked with the Home Instead team for the past year and has gone above and
beyond with every client that she was assigned to. She has completed more
than 1400 hours of care since joining the Home Instead team. Before
joining us, she worked in customer care in the insurance industry and
back office for dental labs for her entire professional career.
Toby absolutely loves the
outdoors. She loves to go camping, hiking, and fishing. She
even ties her own lures. Toby is an avid cook and she is in the middle of
writing her own cook book. Additionally, Toby is a very dedicated
motorsports fan. She named her two French Bulldogs that she is head over
heels in love with (Hayden and Nico) after two of her favorite racing legends: Nicky
Hayden and Nico Rosberg. She spends most of her time working on new
recipes or playing with her babies (the 4 legged ones).
Toby is really excited to be a
part of the Home Instead adminstative team and is taking on the role of on-call coordinator. So if you call us after normal business hours, you will most likely be speaking with her.
Cindy has worked for us since December of 2017, putting in 579 hours and continues to serve others. She is extremely dedicated to
her ongoing clients and we can always count on her. We are very lucky to
have such a kind and giving caregiver like Cindy on our team. In her spare time
when she isn’t hard at work as a caregiver she likes crocheting and reading
romance novels and is a football & basketball fan.
worked over 500 hours and counting! She puts
her heart into the work she does with her clients, always thinking one step
ahead on how she can go above and beyond for them. (ex: Didn’t connect at
first with dementia client and decided to take additional classes on it so she could
better understand how to gain that relationship. After the class her and
client communicated so much better and had a great relationship. Her infectious happiness makes her a joy to be around!
A very special Congratulations to our December
CareGiver of the month, Marshalla. Mashalla has been with Home Instead since
February 2016 . Her dedication to her clients is rivaled by very few. Marshalla
truly lives "To us, It's Personal." Marshalla has worked in some challenging situations and has successfully completed our Hospice Care training. We are very thankful this Holiday
Season to have Marshalla on our CareGiving team!
A warm hearted Congratulations to our Caregiver of the
Month, Hayley! Hayley is a newer member of our Care Team but she has proven to
be a shining light in the lives of many! We are Thankful to have Ms. Hayley on
our team, and we know her client’s appreciate all of the excellent care that
A hearty congratulations to J.P., who came to us after working for Home Instead in Birmingham, Alabama for quite some
time. On his first day, he said “I want to be your go-to-guy”, and he has
certainly lived up to that statement. He has a wit and personality that cannot
be rivaled and we are so very fortunate to have him on our team.
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