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​​​​​​​​Home Instead Senior Care Team​​

At Your Service 24/7 in Statesville, NC

The need for in-home senior care services doesn't always arise between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on a weekday. That's why our team stands ready to serve you any day of the week, at any hour of the day or night. You can always reach us by phone at (704) 924-9909 to get help setting up home care for a family member.

We have come together as a group of dedicated professionals to deliver a home care solution that meets your needs. We employ trained, screened and bonded CAREGiversSMto serve your family's senior loved one with compassion and devotion.
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Creighton and Tracey Gibson - Franchise Owners


Deborah Hillard, RN, BSN, Director of Client Care

Deborah Hillard, RN, BSN, Director of Client Care

I have always wanted to be a nurse ever since I was a little girl. I think it was just second nature for me. I used to pretend I was taking my father's Vital Signs with my little nurse's kit. Great fun! Throughout the years my interest grew into something more serious. For me  the most important and underlying facet of my nursing career has been nursing as a mission and career that started as a Candy Stiper at the age of 13 and Nurse's Aide at age 14. I had the unique opportunity to witness my first baby being born at 14 and my first dying patient during nursing school at 17.  I attended Barnes Hospital School of Nursing in St Louis Missouri for my 3 yr Diploma as a student in the last 3 yr class at that hospital-based school. I joined the Air Force Nurse Corp after a year working at Barnes in neuro-medicine, met my husband and lived in Germany for 6 years, had 2 wonderful sons Mark and Erik. Traveled the world so to speak. I also attended Valdosta State College in Valdosta Georgia to receive my BSN Degree prior to going overseas. The experiences I have had as a nurse have certainly been unique anywhere from Medical Surgical, Pediatric, Neuro- medicine, US Air Force Nurse Corp, Red Cross Volunteer teaching Hypertension at the base clinic, physical assessments of children in a very remote village called Chermaitre Haiti with the Vassar Haiti Project, to home care.  When I moved to New York I decided I wanted to try something different and decided to apply for a Nurse Case Manager's position at Fishkill Health Inc, in Beacon NY, later known as Elant. Little did I know that that decision was going to greatly influence my career path for the next 26 years. Home Care gave me the opportunity to use a wide variety of skills on a more one-to-one basis which is what most nurses like. I have worked in the capacity of a nurse case manager, clinical coordinator, and Director of a Long Term Home Health Care Program. When people ask me why I moved to Statesville, I tell them I moved to be closer to my son who is in Charleston and I have a friend who also moved here. If you ask me why I chose Home Instead, I will tell you I was impressed with the focus of this agency right from the very beginning. "To us ,it's personal"  and that is exactly the way I see my chosen career path, nursing as a mission.

Deborah can be reached at deborah.hillard@homeinstead.com



June Andrews, RN - Client Assessment Nurse

June Andrews, RN - Client Assessment Nurse

june.andrews@homeinstead.com

My name is June Andrews, I graduated from E. J. Meyer Memorial Nursing School in 1962.  I have worked in small hospitals, 20 patients; and large ones, approx. 600 patients.  I worked on medical/surgical units, emergency rooms, case management and numerous other positions.  I have been a worker bee (my favorite) and a Manager/Supervisor. 

I have 3 children, 6 grandchildren, and one great-grandson who is 2 years old and named Declan.  I love working at HISC because of the staff, clients, caregivers and families.  I have worked here for 8 years now and have seen the growth and development of the company.  This is the perfect job for me at this stage in my life.  I work part time, 2 days a week, can usually pick my days off, have no problem taking time off for vacations and find the work stimulating.

June can be reached at the office at 704.924.9909 or via email at june.andrews@homeinstead.com.


Beth Gervase - RN, BSN, Client Care Coordinator

Beth Gervase - RN, BSN, Client Care Coordinator

Retirement brought my husband and I to North Carolina.  I am a retired nurse – having spent my career travelling the many paths nursing can take you – ICU, ER, Case Management, Home Health, Employee Health and Safety (in both manufacturing and hospital.)  When I got to Statesville I thought it would be a great idea to learn about the Senior culture here by working with Seniors.  So becoming a Home Instead Care Giver was a good fit!  Eventually I did have my nursing license transferred to NC so I could provide nursing services for Home Instead Senior Care.  I have seen the positive effect that HISC caregivers have had in the lives of our clients and I feel very blessed to be able to represent this organization. 

Beth can be reached at: bethg@homeinstead.com​


Nancy Sipe, RN, BSN - Client Care Coordinator

Nancy Sipe, RN, BSN - Client Care Coordinator

I began wanting to be a nurse, when as a child, I saw the billboard of an Army Nurse in her nursing ‘cap and navy blue cape’.  After high school I attended the Practical Nursing program at CVTI in Hickory, NC.  I worked as a LPN for three years before returning to nursing school at Davis Hospital School of Nursing in Statesville, NC. After graduating from Davis Hospital School of Nursing in 1975 with my Diploma in Nursing (Where I obtained my nursing cap with a black felt stripe and a black cape.) I began taking classes in 1975 at UNC-G to obtain my BSN.  As many nurses I began my career in the hospital setting, working in OB-GYN, L&D, Newborn Nursery, and Med-Surg as a staff nurse and also as a manager.  I worked in the hospital setting for over 20 years. I obtained my BSN in 1990. I then entered into the homecare setting working as a ‘field nurse’ and as the Director of Clinical Services for 12 years.  I truly enjoyed home care especially home IV therapy and wound care.  After home care I entered the workers compensation arena obtaining my certification in case management. I worked in workers compensation as a CCM for 15 years. I have enjoyed my career in Nursing and seeing nursing evolve and change.  I retired in 2015 re-entering the work force in 2017.  Through God’s guidance I ‘found’ HISC in Statesville, NC and was blessed to be hired.  They have been very flexible with my needed part-time schedule and supportive with the continued learning process.  The staff and clients have been great to work with and I look forward to continuing to learn and work until I ‘retire again’.  I married in 1974 and gave birth to my first daughter in 1975 and my second daughter in 1979.  I am blessed with two wonderful grandsons and one precious granddaughter.  My greatest joys are spending time with my family.  I like to cook (don’t like cleaning up the mess) and ‘growing things’; although, I tend to have a brown thumb, I still like trying. 


Nancy can be reached at nancy.sipe@homeinstead.com


Lori McKay - Human Resources, Retention Coordinator

Lori McKay - Human Resources, Retention Coordinator

I am a graduate of Western Carolina University with a Bachelor of Arts degree. I come to Home Instead with many years experience in marketing and customer service. I have also spent many years as a substitute/interim school teacher in our local school system. I am a very active member of my church, and an active volunteer in the community. I am trained as a Lay Leader to present Living Healthy with Diabetes Self Management Program. Additionally, I have completed the Home Instead Senior Care Alzheimer's Care program for CAREGivers and am now presenting workshops for our community.I look forward to helping Home Instead offer information and support to both our CAREGivers and our Community. 

Brittany Troutman - Recruiting Coordinator

Brittany Troutman - Recruiting Coordinator

​​My name is Brittany Troutman. I am married with 2 children and  I have lived in NC my entire life. One of my favorite hobbies I truly enjoy, is attending church singings. I was in retail for several years before I joined home care. I have always had a passion for helping others. Helping others is a ministry that has always been in my heart.

I have been with Home Instead Senior Care since March 2007.  Seniors have been a blessing to my life and I have enjoyed the feeling of giving back. 

Brittany can be reached by calling the office at 704.924.9909 or via email at brittany.troutman@homeinstead.com​


Sharon Powell- HR Administrative Assistant

Sharon Powell- HR Administrative Assistant My name is Sharon Powell, I am the HR/CAREGiver Administrative Assistant. I am a recent graduate of South University with a BS degree in Healthcare Management. I am originally from Baltimore, MD, and moved to NC to be closer to family in 1999.  I have 4 children Rachel (23), Kelsey (21), RJ (18), and Robert (17). The two girls are in college at UNC Greensboro, RJ will begin at UNC Greensboro in the fall and Robert is homeschooled and will be a senior in the fall. I am new to the healthcare field, my last job was in the Auto Auction Industry for 15 years where my focus was on customer service.  I have always wanted to do something in healthcare, “helping people”.  After caring for my father before he passed, I knew I wanted to work with the elderly. I became part of the HISC team in September of 2016 and I thoroughly have enjoyed every minute. I believe in their mission which enriches the lives of seniors in our community and I believe we are making a difference in many lives. 


Sharon can be reached at sharon.powell@homeinstead.com



Sonya Trivette- Director of Finance

Sonya Trivette- Director of Finance

I have lived in NC my entire life and have lived in Statesville since I was 4 years old.  I attended Iredell-Statesville schools, then Mitchell Community College with my areas of study being Secretarial, Accounting and Business Management, but working with figures is by far my favorite.  I have 30+ years experience various accounting and finance positions. 

 

I married my husband, Randy in 1990, we started dating in high school.  I am a proud mother to two children, a son, Zack and a daughter, Savannah.  I am blessed to still have my mother, Annette, in my life, she is my hero.  I have learned so much through training with Home Instead Senior Care, I feel better prepared to assist my mother in her senior years.  In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends and I love working on handmade crafts, I also enjoy recycling old items into new useful items. 

 

I am so proud to be associated with Home Instead Senior Care.  The training they provide their staff is superb.  With Home Instead Senior Care, it is truly personal.     

Sonya can be reached at sonya.trivette@homeinstead.com


Randy Mason - Billing Coordinator/Payroll Specialist

Randy Mason - Billing Coordinator/Payroll Specialist

Randy is our senior billing specialist and payroll specialist. She is responsible for validating and working with other staff in the processing of all accounts receivable in the office. She generates payroll on a semi-monthly basis and works with staff on all payroll issues. Randy lives in Mooresville, and is a wife and mother of 3 children.


Kelli Spencer- Information Specialist

Kelli Spencer- Information Specialist

​Born and raised in West Virginia, I knew at an early age through Girl Scouts and 4-H, my ministry in life would be in "service". The joy I felt working with seniors as a youth, led to educational interests in psychology and social work. 

My passion for service, spanning two decades, has flourished through forming many life-long friendships and relationships beyond the realm of professional limitations. Relocating to North Carolina in 2001 added depth and growth to an already blossoming career. Focusing my talents in planning and coordination and my love for special events, led me to work in various positions with area Hotels, Restaurants, and Country Clubs. It was in one area club that I met my husband, a chef by trade. He was born and raised on the coast of North Carolina and was also a recent transplant to the Statesville area where we met while working together. 

Many years later, with the addition of a beautiful, intelligent, vivacious little boy, my husband and I have made Statesville our home. Feeling the need to return to my roots, I began to seek out new and possible opportunities, which led me to Home Instead Senior Care. I feel it was divine intervention that brought my search full circle and led me to the Gibson Family. 

I am thrilled beyond measure to be a part of this team and to serve our community through Home Instead.


Kelli can be reached at 704.924.9909 or kelli.spencer@homeinstead.com 



Heather Oland- Lead Service Coordinator

Heather Oland- Lead Service Coordinator

​My name is Heather Oland I am 27 years old. Wife to my high school sweet heart and mother of two wonderful babies, Teagan (4) and Kyle (2). I have been in the health care field since 2009. I am a "born caregiver". My grandmother was a nurse, my mother has overseen various assisted living communities in Iredell and Alexander County. Since starting my healthcare journey in 2009 I have gained experience in many different environments, from Home Care to Adult Care Homes and Correctional Facilities. My journey has ultimately brought me back to Home Care because I am an avid believer in "aging in comfort".

In my spare time I love simply being a mother and wife, experiencing new adventures with my children and watching them learn and grow.

I am honored to be a part of a company who genuinely cares about the community and enriching the lives of seniors.


Heather may be reached by calling the office 704.924.9909 or via email at heather.oland@homeinstead.com



Jessica Motley - Home Care Consultant and Philips Lifeline Products

Jessica Motley - Home Care Consultant and Philips Lifeline Products My name is Jessica Motley, I have been with Home Instead Senior Care since February of 2010.

I am a graduate from VPAC and MCC.
I have had the privilege to grow with the company and work with a great group of people.

I have enjoyed being able to work in our marketing department and get to know more people in the community.
I am excited to have the opportunity to share my smile and work for a company who cares for the Seniors in our Area.

Jessica can be reached at jessica.motley@homeinstead.com​


Ashley Marshall - Technology Manager and Philips Lifeline Products

Ashley Marshall - Technology Manager and Philips Lifeline Products
My name is Ashley Marshall and I am the Technology Manager and Philips Lifeline Rep for Home Instead. I moved to North Carolina in September 2012. I came to this Home Instead as a CAREGiver from Rhode Island Home Instead Senior Care. I am originally from Texas and lived in Rhode Island for the last 8 years. I have a background in Medical Office Administration, as well as Retail Management.

I have been with Home Instead for over 7 years between Rhode Island and North Carolina. Home Instead is a wonderful company to work for. It is great to make a difference in so many lives.

Ashley can be reached at ashley.marshall@homeinstead.com

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