Hollie has always believed in "loving what you do or don't do it", which has been a guiding force since starting the franchise in 2002. She got into this business to make a difference in the lives of seniors and their families and provide them with a better quality of life. She has a passion for helping and educating others and holds a high standard of ensuring that each Client be treated like her own family by ensuring that our CAREGiver's are all people that we would put in our homes, and care for our own loved ones. As a result of her commitment and passion for seniors, she was recognized in 2006 as one of the "Top 10 Women in Business under the age of 30" on the Peninsula and again in 2007 as one of the "Top 40 Business People under the age of 40" throughout Hampton Roads. Hollie also serves on the Peninsula Agency on Aging's Advisory Council. In her spare time, she enjoys teaching her young son "Solid Gold Oldies", traveling, reading and enjoying her family and friends.
Paul has been a part of the Healthcare and Home Care Industry since 1995 in numerous roles ranging from Administrator and Management in Home Health as well as in Nursing Home and Hospital Operations. He has a passion working with Alzheimer's and has worked tirelessly for the advocacy of our Senior and Disabled populations. His heart for caregiving spawned from caring for his grandparents, his mother and from the many members of his family that served as Doctors, Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Certified Nursing Assistants.
Tim has been in the field of Career Services close to 20 years. He brings to Home Instead a vast knowledge of the employment and engagement strategies that make people happy and efficient team players. His style of making presentations, professionalism, charisma and truly caring for others is a strong assest to our team!
Carol has spent more than 30 years in nursing with a specialty working with Psychiatry, Mood Disorders and Behaviors. She has also been a Clinical Nursing Instructor and educator to develop and teach our future care providers. As a Navy Veteran herself, Carol also spent a decade working as a Charge Nurse with Veterans in Psychiatric Units. Carol's heart for helping and teaching others is apparent to anyone who meets her, which makes her a fantastic member of the Home Instead Team!
Mary has practiced nursing in a variety of areas over her 30-year career. She is passionate about training and educating nursing students, CAREGivers and other healthcare workers to provide excellent quality care. In addition to Home Instead Senior Care, Mary is an instructor at local nursing programs, including Thomas Nelson Community College and is Board Certified in Simulation Education.
Marjorie retired more than 10 years ago from careers that included positions as a Spanish teacher, realtor and jobs in training, marketing, and public relations. Little did she know that retirement would provide the opportunity to follow a passion that has led to an incredibly satisfying time in her life! Because of her moving experience with her father who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's, Marjorie became a tireless volunteer and advocate for people with Alzheimer's or dementia and their caregivers. Marjorie is past Chair of the Williamsburg Walk to End Alzheimer's, a member of the Peninsula Alzheimer's Leadership Council, and a certified art facilitator and trainer for the Memories in the Making Creative Art Program.
Christina has been a member of our Home Instead Senior Care team since 2016 as our On-Call Supervisor. She previously spent 20 years in the military working in Information Security, and she holds a degree in Psychology, and is pursuing a degree in Computer Information Systems. Christina worked at another Home Instead Senior Care franchise as a CAREGiver in the past, where she had a wonderful experience with her dear client. As someone who has always felt called to serve others, Christina has always wanted to do meaningful work that she truly enjoys, which is what she gets to do every day at Home Instead Senior Care.
"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.
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