Category: Team Members

Meet April

Employee Spotlight: April Team Lead at Olentangy River Road What do you do for Our Family Home? I’m a team lead for our Olentangy River Road home. I take care of residents, and I manage a lot of the day-to-day activities in the house, such as cooking, cleaning, laundry, activities, scheduling and weekly orders. I […]

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For Us, It’s Personal

Many of our residents come to Our Family Home from unsuccessful situations in other care centers, and often begin to show improvements after joining Our Family Home. When we look at the common threads that help our residents improve, we realize it’s because for us, it’s personal. Dementia care is the fastest growing segment of […]

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Meet Latasha

Employee Spotlight: Latasha Smith Assistant Lead Caregiver What do you do for Our Family Home?  I am an assistant lead caregiver for Our Family Home in Cincinnati. I help provide care for our residents. How long have you worked with Our Family Home? I have worked with Our Family Home for almost a year. What […]

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Stephanie Deaton Recognized among Cincinnati’s 2019 Health Care Heroes

Congratulations to our very own Stephanie Deaton, LPN, on being recognized as a finalist for the Cincinnati Business Courier’s Health Care Heroes. We are so proud to see Stephanie recognized for her tireless commitment to our residents, their families and her staff. Stephanie has more than 20 years of experience working in long term care, […]

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Meet Hope

Employee Spotlight: Hope Sparks, LPN What do you do for Our Family Home?  I am a house manager for Our Family Home. I manage three homes in Columbus and oversee resident care, staffing, training and many of the day to day needs of our residents and caregivers. How long have you worked with Our Family […]

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Meet Wellan!

Employee Spotlight: Wellan Team Lead at Tonti Drive What do you do for Our Family Home? I am a team lead at our Tonti Drive home in Columbus and provide care to our residents. I help our residents get ready for the day. I make breakfast, engage in activities throughout the day and socialize with […]

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Meet Philip!

Employee Spotlight: Philip Owens Team Leader What do you do for Our Family Home? I am a team leader with Our Family Home. In this role, I work with our care team and residents and help ensure that their needs are being met. More specifically, I help make sure that our reports are completed, medication is […]

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Meet Begashaw!

Employee Spotlight: Begashaw Gurmessa Assistant Manager What do you do for Our Family Home? I am an assistant manager with Our Family Home. In this role, I help oversee scheduling, payroll, resident care and our caregiver team. How long have you worked with Our Family Home? I started with Our Family Home six years ago […]

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Meet Charles!

Employee Spotlight: Charles Smyser Leadership Development  What do you do for Our Family Home?   My role is to coach Our Family Home caregivers on how to work with people with dementia. Using various Teepa Snow principles, I teach the staff techniques to work with our residents, create a calm environment, reduce triggers and decrease stress. […]

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Meet Stephanie!

Employee Spotlight: Stephanie Deaton, LPN Home Operations Manager Executive What do you do for Our Family Home? I am a Home Operations Manager Executive for Our Family Home. In this role, I oversee the day-to-day operations for our homes in Cincinnati and ensure that we are meeting the individual needs of our residents. I also […]

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