All the employees are very nice and friendly. I would recommend our services to everyone I know!
Andrew graduated from Baylor University in 1994 and planned on becoming the next advertising guru. While working in advertising his grandmother become ill which turned into almost a full-time family caregiver position for his mother. After witnessing the rewards and difficulties of caring for a loved one at home he sought a position at Home Instead Senior Care's home office in Omaha. In 1999, Andrew managed the original Home Instead office and became very passionate about keeping seniors at home. His passion lies in finding long term in-home solutions that will improve and enhance a senior's quality of life while preserving dignity. In 2001, he was offered a promotion into Omaha's corporate Home Instead office but declined to open the Tulsa franchise. Andrew prides himself on being the longest tenured owner in home care in the Tulsa area, being in business since November 2001. He loves the fact that Home Instead has made such a difference in the Tulsa community for so long. Outside of work Andrew enjoys record collecting, live music, golf, cooking and wine, dogs, and travel.
Kara earned her Bachelor's degree in Nursing from Langston University in 2016. She is a board certified Registered Nurse with the State of Oklahoma and our Client Care Coordinator. Her background in nursing has stakes in Adult Emergency Room Care and she has 10 plus years of customer service experience.
Kara was born and raised in Tulsa, OK where she currently lives with her husband, who is also her highschool sweetheart. She enjoys spending time with family, especially her nieces and nephews, cooking, reading, listening to music, spending time outdoors and learning new things!
Ashley has been the Bookkeeper since 2012. She coordinates our CAREGivers schedules and assigns them according to our client's preferences and needs. She likes serving seniors because she loves to see the difference that is made in their lives. “It is great to see how our entire staff, from the owner, to my co workers and to the CAREGivers, truly care about helping seniors and are passionate about caring for them.Together, the face of aging is changing for our seniors. She is proud to be a part of such a great company. She has 2 girls that keep her busy when she is not at work and she also enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors.
Daniel Whisenhunt has been an LPN for 8 years and was a CNA for 4 years prior. He has worked in home health, clinics, Long term care and rehabilitation facilities, and has 2 years experience as the Director of nursing in assisted living facilities. Daniel has been married for 12 years and adopted 3 children who are siblings. He enjoys working with seniors because of the chance to make a difference to their lives, learn from their experiences, and they are appreciative of the time we spend with them.
Kaycee has a passion for caring for people after she and her father took on a family caregiving role while caring for her mother. Witnessing how difficult it was on her father (caregiver) and mother creates her passion when it comes to helping seniors stay at home. Kaycee is from Tulsa, OK and has been married for 17 years. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons. Her hobbies include gardening, swimming, watching movies and cooking.
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