Meet Our Caregiver Team Who Provides Industry-Leading Senior In Home Care

Read the bios of our dedicated caregiver team and the office staff who support our senior in home care providers

At Comfort Keepers in Perrysburg, OH, Temperance, MI, and surrounding areas, we believe that it takes a dedicated caregiver team to create the highest quality senior in home care services. We all work very hard to uphold the high standards that we set for ourselves, and we are proud to say that we offer the best senior in home care services so that your loved one can live a happy, healthy, and independent life.

Get to know some of our office staff by browsing our bios below, and feel free to email any of us if you have questions. We also have almost 30 caregivers, all of whom are incredibly kind, compassionate, and caring. Contact us to learn more about our services.

Tammy Smith

Owner

Tammy is a member of the Society of Certified Senior Advisors and was born and raised in Northwest Ohio. She graduated Lourdes College with a BA in Business Administration and has 30 years of experience in Insurance Marketing and Education Administration, working in California, Chicago, Ann Arbor, and NW Michigan before returning to Ohio. She is proud of the experienced team she has worked with as the Owner of Comfort Keepers for the past 14 years.

Valerie McGrath

Human Resource Manager

Valerie has lived in Perrysburg for 16 years and has been with Comfort Keepers for the past 13 years. She started as a caregiver and has held many positions with us, but has found her niche helping hire, develop and train our caregivers. Having graduated Pennsylvania State University with a B.S. in Health/Ph. Ed, she is active in the NW Ohio PSU Alumni Club and leads the scholarship committee. She volunteers to deliver meals to seniors in Rossford, and in the fall, spends her weekends in PA at football games.

Kelly Brooks, RN, BS

Director of Client Care

Kelly received a BA, Biology at Kenyon College and a BS, Nursing at Lourdes University. She was involved with Comfort Keepers at our onset 15 years ago and she has recently returned to head up our Client Care division. She brings to us a wealth of experience in health administration, PR, and Hospice education. Kelly lives in Monclova with her husband and two dogs. On the weekends, if we can't find Kelly at home she is likely visiting one of her two sons in Hilton Head, SC, or Jacksonville, FL.

Kay Waggoner, LPN

Client Care Coordinator

Kay has been in the Perrysburg/Maumee area all her life. She graduated as an LPN in 1970. Kay was one of the first Comfort Keepers hired and has worked as a leader here for 12 years. She oversees the coordination of our specialized teams of care, including long-term, 24/7, and hospice clients.

Carol Burnett

Client Care Coordinator

Carol has been with Comfort Keepers for 11 years, serving as a caring Caregiver and Team Leader. She has found her calling helping clients navigate the home-care experience. Carol performs our initial home assessments and coordinates care throughout our five county service areas.

Quiarra Stokes

Scheduling Coordinator

Quiarra is our chief puzzle-solver. She has many years of management experience in a fast-paced financial company.     She is a team player who relishes the challenge that comes with making sure everyone is where they are needed to be. Quiarra lives in Toledo with her husband and two young boys.

Ashley Kohlman

Office Manager

The smiling face that greets you when you come to the office is our newest member, Ashley Kohlman. Ashley comes to us with many years of experience in Banking, Retail Management and Sales. She is the glue that binds the office together. Ashley, who was born and raised in NW Ohio, lives in Bowling Green with her husband, stepson, and Chihuahua (Paco).

 

Comfort Keepers In Home Care provides in home senior care services in the following cities and neighborhoods in Ohio and Michigan:

Holland, Monclova, Perrysburg, Waterville, Whitehouse, Berkey, Delta, Rossford, Swanton, and Sylvania Township, OH 
&
Lambertville, Ottawa Lake, Petersburg, Temperance, Dundee, Erie, Ida, LaSalle, Luna Pier, and Monroe, MI

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