Our Leadership Team
Accolade is committed to providing quality home care and hospice services to our communities. To that end, we have established an exceptional leadership team comprised of individuals who bring a variety of healthcare experience to their positions. Our Administrators and Directors include clinicians with backgrounds ranging from nursing in the home care setting to education providers.
Active in the home health and hospice industry since 1992, Samantha brings over 20 years’ experience to this position. She has been involved in a number of mergers, where she acted as the liaison, and assisted in bringing operations together. Samantha has also been responsible for the overall management, direction, and coordination of agency marketing teams, patient satisfaction, and problem resolution. Her current responsibilities include communicating and overseeing administrative functions, budget planning, customer service, as well as events. Samantha has a passion for customer service, and for the development of company culture, which has proven to be instrumental in her current role. She has her Masters in Leadership, and has had the opportunity to speak both domestically and overseas regarding home care and women in leadership. Her mission and philanthropy extends beyond the walls of the health care industry as she has served on, and been involved with numerous community boards and leadership groups including the Chamber of Commerce, National Charity League and United Way.
Cindy has worked in the health care industry for over 33 years and has been in the home care industry since 1986, both in patient care and on the management and administrative side. She gained extensive experience as an Administrative Director for a large home care agency. She has also served as Regional Administrative Director of Business Operations overseeing operations for a tri-state organization. As VP of Human Resources, Cindy oversees the Human Resources and Payroll departments of multiple corporations.
Compliance and Regulatory Affairs
Brenda is responsible for keeping abreast of current federal regulations and government policies and is on top of regulatory changes that effect the home health and hospice industry. With 21 years of home care experience, Brenda’s knowledge helps develop polices and processes that affect day to day operations as well as long term business planning. Brenda is able to initiate change and achieve results in the ever evolving climate of OASIS, PPS and Home Health/Hospice Nursing. Brenda continually works on current and impending state and federal policy issues and their impact on the home health and hospice industry.