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Our Mission

"To serve seniors and their families with compassion and excellence."

At Your Service 24/7 in Hillsboro, OR.

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 (503) 530-1527 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.

Our Core Values

  • To honor God in all we do.
  • To treat each other with dignity and respect.
  • To encourage growth in ourselves and others.
  • To build value in our service to others.​​

Our Office Culture​

  • We are passionate about helping seniors, supporting each other, and constantly improving ourselves.
  • We take pride in our work and want our business to be known as the best in the community.
  • We strive for excellence in our own roles and enjoy assisting team members in any way possible. 
  • We engage in respectful communication to share ideas and solutions in an open, positive environment.
  • We feel this work is a calling and are grateful for it. We regularly go the extra mile without thought of extra reward.
  • We wish the best for each other, respect the needs of team members, and find joy in each other’s successes.
  • We make each day great and can’t imagine working anywhere else at this time in our lives.​​​ ​​

Todd Barth - Franchise Owner

Todd Barth - Franchise Owner

Todd has a degree in organizational communication from Montana State University, a M.B.A. with an emphasis in management from George Fox Univeristy, and senior leadership training from Case Western Reserve. While at Montana State, he worked as an adjunct college professor. He has senior management experience with companies such as Black & Decker Corporation, Sherwin-Williams Corporation, and Valmont Industries. Todd has served on various community boards and has lead care groups with his church.​ Todd is a Certified Senior Advisor.


Kristi Barth - Franchise Owner

Kristi Barth - Franchise Owner

​Kristi has a B.A. in elementary education and special education from Montana State University. She has a M.A. in early childhood development and has many years work experience in teaching, and developing curriculum. Kristi is a Certified Senior Advisor. She runs a non-profit, Teens Finding Hope, for teens suffering with depression. Website is: www.teensfindinghope.org.


Executive Team


Corey Golden - Director of Operations

Corey Golden - Director of Operations

Corey was born in New Jersey and moved to Oregon in 1992 from Florida. Prior to Home Instead he was a CMA in pulmonary and sleep medicine. Corey has worked in family medicine at OHSU for several years. He loves to golf and has 12 years of work experience in that industry as well. He also has a wide array of carpentry skills. He enjoys having the opportunity to help others succeed in whatever they choose to pursue. Corey has always had a caring heart and is proud to be part of this great team.


Nicole Do - Finance Manager

Nicole Do - Finance Manager

Nicole worked in the financial industry prior to joining Home Instead. ​She started at Home Instead as a part time bookkeeper and has worked her way to the position of Financial Manager. Nicole loves spending time with her family. When time allows she loves to read and travel​.


Karen Shanks - Office Coordinator

Karen Shanks - Office Coordinator

Originally from the south, Karen has lived in Oregon for 26 years. Karen is married, has 3 grown sons, and 2 grandsons. Karen ran her own interior decorating business and also worked in travel before working for a Home Instead franchisee. Karen proudly joins the Hillsboro Home Instead family as the Office Coordinator bringing 6 years of previous experience working with both CAREGivers and clients and their families. Karen is very excited to serve and support in any way she can and loves making a difference in the lives of others. She also enjoys being outdoors, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.


Client Care Team


Danielle Barth, L.C.S.W. - Director of Client Care Services

Danielle Barth, L.C.S.W. - Director of Client Care Services

Danielle has her B.A. in family and consumer sciences and psychology from Montana State University. She has her Masters in Social Work from the University of Georgia. Danielle is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Danielle is a board member of her mother's non-profit, Teens Finding Hope, and has a heart for helping others. She came to Home Instead in April 2015 to serve as the Recruitment, Engagement, & Training Manager. Danielle has transitioned to the role of Client Care Coordinator, and is now our Director of Client Care Services. Danielle is a Certified Senior Advisor and is excited to be serving seniors in the community alongside her parents.


Ruby Winn, M.S.W. - Client Care Coordinator

Ruby Winn, M.S.W. - Client Care Coordinator

Ruby has a background in mental health social work. She has a B.A. in sociology from the University of Oregon and her Masters of Social Work from Portland State University. In her free time, Ruby enjoys running, sewing, and spending time with her family including its most important member, her border collie Rudy.​​​ Ruby is passionate about providing excellent care to seniors and lending an ear and helping hand to CAREGivers.


Allison (Alli) Christianson, C.S.W.A. - Client Care Coordinator

Allison (Alli) Christianson, C.S.W.A. - Client Care Coordinator

​​Alli received her Social Science and Business Degree from Eastern Oregon University. She obtained her Masters in Social Work from University of Southern California. She has a desire to serve individual with dementia and Alzheimer's, so she continues to educate herself on the most current findings and theories of those  diseases. On her off time, she spends time with her three grown children and horse, Wilson.


Andrew Rose, L.C.S.W. - Client Care Weekend Supervisor

Andrew Rose, L.C.S.W. - Client Care Weekend Supervisor

​Andrew Rose is the Client Care Weekend Supervisor for Home Instead Senior Care. Andrew is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and earned his Master's Degree in Social Work from UC Berkeley in 1998, with a specialization in Aging. Andrew has worked in a variety of positions throughout his career, including case management for people with special needs, clinical direction for trauma treatment, teaching psychology, managing programs and services for the National MS Society, and working in his own clinical counseling practice. Andrew is grateful to continue serving the community through his work with Home Instead.


Chantelle (Chanty) Mapfumo, M.S.W - Client Care Coordinator

Chantelle (Chanty) Mapfumo, M.S.W - Client Care Coordinator

​Chantelle has a B.Ed. (Bachelor of Education) in Family and Human Services from the University of Oregon and a Masters in Social Work from Portland State University. Chantelle has a background in working with severely and  persistently mentally ill individuals. Her passion is in helping make a difference in people from all walks of life, be it the elderly or toddlers. During her spare time Chantelle enjoys spending time with her family and friends, listening to Beyoncé, and watching DIY videos.


Julie McGee - Field Supervisor

Julie McGee - Field Supervisor

​Julie joined our team in June 2017 as Field Supervisor, writing up client care needs for CAREGivers. Julie checks in with both our CAREGivers and clients to make sure all is well. For 15 years, Julie has been a caregiver and schedule coordinator to field supervisors. She enjoys writing and is currently working on a Children's short story. Julie is also a co-founder of a feline rescue, Cat's Cradle Rescue, where she spends evenings and weekends volunteering.


Staffing Team


Tamara Alfonso - Staff Manager

Tamara Alfonso - Staff Manager

Tamara was born and raised in California, but has lived in Oregon since 2000. She is a mom of 4 girls and grandma to one grandson. In her spare time, Tamara enjoys playing co-ed softball, outdoor activities and getting together with her family and friends. Her favorite color is green and her favorite food is Thai. Tamara has worked in the caregiving field for more than 20 years. She manages our CAREGivers' schedules.


Joni Copley - Staffing Assistant/On-Call Supervisor

Joni Copley - Staffing Assistant/On-Call Supervisor

Joni has worked with Home Instead for 6 years and started as a CAREGiver with clients in Jennings McCall, Forest Grove. Since March 2011, Joni has been our On Call Supervisor and Staffing Assistant. She is still an active CAREGiver when needed. She misses her clients but loves working with the office team. Joni has been married 20 years and has 3 children: Josh (19), Jessica (14), and Jacob (10).


Miranda Alfonso - Friday Night On-Call Supervisor

Miranda Alfonso - Friday Night On-Call Supervisor

​Miranda is a mom of a very active toddler and loves spending time with her family. Miranda loves doing anything crafty or baking as well. She enjoys  working with seniors, and recently volunteered at a retirement center, assisting the Activities Director. Miranda is our Friday, On-Call Supervisor.


Adrianne Braddock - Weekend On-Call Supervisor

Adrianne Braddock - Weekend On-Call Supervisor

Adrienne was born and raised in Las Vegas, NV. In November of 2012 she made the move up to Oregon, to be closer to her family and has now been in Oregon for 5 years. Adrienne joined the Home Instead family at the end February 2017. She loves the family and team environment that Home Instead places so much emphasis on and feels right at home here. She is a caregiver during the week and one of the On-Call Supervisors on the weekend. In her free time Adrienne is with her two dogs Maera and Pepper. She also enjoys crocheting, reading, spending time with her family, and making time to get outside and be active.


H.R. and Recruiting Team


Kristie Gilliland - Recruiting Manager

Kristie Gilliland - Recruiting Manager

Kristie was born and raised in Oregon. She manages and coordinates our recruiting department. Kristie has a love and desire to help people to become all they were created to be. Proud mother of an 18 year old son and a 16 year old daughter. She loves going to the beach and hanging out with her wonderful kids. She looks forward to providing caregivers for our amazing clients.​


Alicia Sunada - H.R. Generalist and Training Coordinator

Alicia Sunada - H.R. Generalist and Training Coordinator

Alicia was born in Livermore, CA, Bay Area. She has three years experience working in the special needs field with adults and children. Alicia enjoys to travel around the world and is an avid attender of her local church in Tigard. Alicia is excited to work with Home Instead due to her love for helping people and working for a business that has great moral​s and beliefs. ​


Pennie Toney - H.R. Administrative Support and Engagement Coordinator

Pennie Toney - H.R. Administrative Support and Engagement Coordinator

​Pennie is originally from California and has relocated to Oregon five years ago. She is married with two sons and a granddaughter with a love for working with Seniors. Over ten years of experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant and CAREGiver, she considers it a privilege to continue to work with such a caring and dedicated staff serving Seniors in our community.


Marketing Team


Phyllis Peabody - Business, Community and Development Manager

Phyllis Peabody - Business, Community and Development Manager

Phyllis manages three geographic territories for Home Instead Senior Care; Columbia, Western Washington, and Yamhill Counties. Developing community referral partners and providing avenues to align with local organizations. Creating employment opportunities for caregivers to serve local seniors. Helping families and senior organization provide safe, sustainable and thriving environments for elder seniors is one of her passions. She has been married 43 years, has 4 children, 3 son-in-law's and 4 amazing grandchildren.


Dianne Juergens - Community Engagement and Event Coordinator

Dianne Juergens - Community Engagement and Event Coordinator

Dianne was born and raised in California. She has one son and a grandson who she adores. Dianne began her career with Home Instead four years ago hoping to find purpose and make a difference. Dianne's greatest gift is hospitality. She is responsible for preparing apprecation gifts for both our CAREGivers and referral sources. Dianne prepares all event coordination for the company both internally and with the community at large.


Carly Burns - Communications & Media Assistant

Carly Burns - Communications & Media Assistant

​Carly was born in Appleton, WI and currently is pursing her bachelors in Information & Communication Technologies. She enjoys painting, hiking, and learning new things. Carly is excited to be apart of the Home Instead family and use her technical and creative skills on marketing projects.


Nursing Team


Michele Trent - L.P.N. and Trainer

Michele Trent - L.P.N. and Trainer

Michele started at Home Instead as a CAREGiver in 2013 and became Client Care Manager in 2014. Currently, she works in the nursing department at Home Instead. Outside of work Michele enjoys spending time with her family, hanging out with her cute pug, and bird watching.


Trish Rupert - Registered Nurse

Trish Rupert - Registered Nurse

​Trish has spent much of her career in senior care so working in Home Care is a comfortable fit for her. She moved from Atlanta, Georgia. Her son moved out here and she followed to spend more time with her grandchildren. She is happy to be welcomed into the Home Instead family.


Therese Schmidt - L.P.N. and Trainer

Therese Schmidt - L.P.N. and Trainer

Therese became a CAREGiver with Home Instead in April 2014 with a background in Wellness Training, and feels that her career here is a perfect fit. In May of 2016 she became a CAREGiver trainer while still caring for some of her current clients. Therese graduated from Pierce School of Nursing in Pierre, South Dakota with a LPN degree. Therese has been married for 36 years, has 4 children and 3 grandchildren. Therese enjoys jigsaw  puzzles and camping. Her favorite place to camp with family and friends is on the Oregon coast at Nehalem Bay.


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