Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch, and Islands (Change Location)

Meet Our Team

We believe every family in the area deserves tailor made in-home senior care with a compassionate touch. That's why we established Home Instead® of Bradenton, FL.

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Proudly Serving Aging Adults & Their Families

Our Promise

As a locally owned business, our team offers friendly, responsive service right in your neighborhood. Families love our team because we:
  • Do what we say we’re going to do – each and every time
  • Solve care problems using compassionate, person-centered solutions
  • Engage in thoughtful relationships with the families we serve
  • Give back to our community
About Us
Meet Our Home Care Team
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Lisa Herlache, Ph.D., Franchise Owner

Lisa earned her Master's degree in Family Studies and her Ph.D. in psychology from Arizona State University. Her experience includes counseling and assessment. Lisa has family in Wisconsin and personally understands long-distance caregiving needs. She and Marshall have been married over 30 years and have an 19-year-old son, Alexander attending Emory University.

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Dr. Marshall Webster, Franchise Owner

Marshall is a retired dentist, having practed in Casa Grande, Arizona for over 25 years. He became interested in Home Instead Senior Care after listening to an interview with the company's founder on NPR. Upon visiting the corporate office in Omaha he was impressed with the company's passion, integrity, and professionalism. His passions include book collecting, Husker football, and his family. Marshall relocated his family to Florida in order to be closer to his mother in Eustis.

Lariann Austin, On Call Specialist

Lariann worked as our office’s lead service coordinator for multiple years. After the birth of her second child Lariann opted to continue working with Home Instead but in a remote capacity so she could spend more time with her children. Lariann understands well that homecare is a 24/7 business and adeptly handles all calls after regular business hours. It’s wonderful to know care is professionally handled at all hours!

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Tuesday Bertalot, Recruitment Manager

Tuesday joined the Home Instead Care Professional team in 2014 as a Home Health Aide and in 2022 was promoted to Lead Recruiter. As a highly experienced direct service provider Tuesday is well suited to recruit and screen the next generation of care professionals. Tuesday holds a Master's degree in Healthcare Administration and enjoys family time, especially Sundays with her grandson!

Marietta Rau, R.N.

Marietta brings a wealth of nursing experience in geriatrics, critical care, hospice, and case management. She utilizes her vast knowledge and experience in teaching and coaching our aides. Marieta also brings her bubbly personality as a community liaison, networking with other care providers and promoting our CAREGiver training as a key differentiator among local agencies!

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Irene Griffith, R.N.

For Irene Griffith, service to others is more than a lifetime commitment, it is a calling. With a nursing career that has spanned over forty years, Irene has touched countless lives while building a strong history of ethical and professional healthcare service. Irene is our certified CPR instructor and a state approved Alzheimer’s instructor. Additionally, Irene performs skills assessments on every new hire, regardless of experience, before they represent Home Instead in the field.

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Dianne Gritzmacher, Bookkeeping

Dianne has been with Home Instead since 2014 in the capacity of bookkeeper. Dianne is responsible for billing, invoicing, payroll and our county contracts. With an eye for detail and a heart to serve Dianne can be found diligently working in her office surrounded by calculators, computer screens and paperwork!

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Rhonda Daily, Office Manager

Rhonda is our Office Manager with over 15 years of experience in Health Care. She started as an Administrator and Program Case Manager working with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). She then transitioned to geriatrics as a Human Resource Director for a large Residential and Skilled Care Community. There she instituted an “Adopt A Resident” program to provide companionship to quarantined seniors during COVID. The program was so successful it was expanded throughout her region! When not at work Rhonda enjoys family time and volunteering/advocating for Veterans.

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Heather Cascio, Care Pro Training & Support Specialist

As her title suggests, Heather is responsible for onboarding and identifying training opportunities for our Care Professionals. She introduces our Care Pros to their clients in their homes, conducts quality assurance calls and visits, and also provides emotional support to our hard-working associates. Heather has years of experience as a CNA and more recently, as an HR Generalist in a long-term care community. She is a proud mother of two, and an even prouder grandmother of two little boys!

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Pat Love, Care Coordinator

Pat comes to Home Instead with over 28 years staffing experience in Home Health, Long Term Care, and Hospice. She held the position of Regional Operations Director in Muncie, Indiana where she was responsible for the hiring, training and supervision of schedulers in multiple offices in the surrounding area.    She relocated to Florida in 2018 and we are so blessed to have her on our team!

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Megan Mathews, Home Care Consultant

Megan comes to Home Instead with years of experience serving seniors seeking solutions to end of life planning. She brings exceptional leadership and passion, along with a successful history in business development to her role.

Our Team

Your Home Instead team in Bradenton, FL possesses a heartfelt desire to work with seniors in the community. It is our ultimate goal to forge extraordinary relationships between our clients and their Care Professionals.

When you are ready for help, our caring staff is on call to quickly answer your questions and accommodate your senior services needs.

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