Matt McClure purchased a Home Instead Senior Care franchise, because he believes it’s important for seniors and their families to have options when it comes to their long-term care. A former teacher and high school principal, Matt currently serves as the superintendent of schools for the Cross County School District in Cherry Valley, Arkansas. He is looking forward to working with the older generation – helping seniors in Pulaski, Lonoke and White Counties live safely and independently for as long as possible. In his spare time, Matt enjoys spending time with his family, golfing and water sports.
Benita grew up in Augusta, Ark., and she has worked in home care (mainly home health) since 1989 in multiple positions.
Her most rewarding job is having raisned four daughters in Fordyce, before moving back to Searcy in 2012.
Her oldest daughter, Katie Cohen, is a CRNA, and the mother to Benita's first grandbaby - Linclon Cohen. Next - Alex Parker, who is a 2nd grade teacher at Star City. Mallory Hall is a new RN, BSN. And Macy Hall is a senior English Major at ASU.
Benita claims to have the best dog ever - Lily. For years Benita worked in dog recue, but she found too many she brought home to stay.
She is married to Leslie Hall. And she enjoy family vacations to Walt Disney World and to the beach.
Lela began her career at Home Instead Senior Care in 2011. Prior to coming to Home Instead Senior Care she was a hospice case manager. During her career, which spans thirty seven years, she has worked women's health, NICU, taught in the Harding University School of Nursing and worked for Senior Health, Inc. at St. Vincent's Infirmary for eleven years during which time she worked as a charge nurse, Outreach Coordinator and Nurse Manager. During her free time she enjoys choreographed ballroom dancing, spending time with her grandchildren and exercising.
Kassie began working at Home Instead Senior Care as a CAREGiver in the field after she obtained her CNA license in 2014. One year later she was promoted to Staffing Coordinator. She was born and raised in Michigan, but enjoys living in the south. She spends her free time helping others and spending time with loved ones.
"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.