Registration #232812
License #NR30211538

About Us

Rhoda Crandall is our Administrator. She possesses an Associate in Applied Science degree in Paralegal studies from Berkeley College. She also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Human Services Management from University of Phoenix as well. Rhoda has been a Certified Nursing Assistant since 2004 and during her employment with a Nurse Registry obtained her certificate for 80 hours of Administrator Training. Rhoda’s employment background with a Nurse Registry included monitoring and upholding caregiver requirements as well as potential new client assessments and all new employee orientations. Rhoda’s education combined with her experience as direct care staff working hands on with seniors and agency management are an enormous benefit.

rhoda@familyfriendshcs.com

Kimberly Knapp is our Assistant Administrator. She possesses an optimal combination of knowledge and interpersonal skills to oversee and manage day to day operations, sales and marketing objectives for the Company. Kimberly served as a Client Service Manager for a Nurse Registry and during her employment with this company managed the office coordinators for the corporate office. Her daily tasks were monitoring schedules, assessing client needs and handling all billing for the company which produced in excess of $100,000 per month in billing. Her technical and organizational skills are instrumental in ensuring that all client and caregiver records are properly maintained and accurately meet AHCA state guidelines and that effective marketing initiatives are performed. Kimberly has an Associate of Science degree in Criminal Justice and has a Bachelor’s degree in Counseling. Kimberly has also has had a lifetime experience with taking care of Mentally and Physically handicapped children and adults as she has two sisters and 5 cousins with disabilities.

kimberly@familyfriendshcs.com

Samantha Rowe is our office coordinator. She is a Home Health Aide and Med Tech with five years of experience in both facility and Home care settings.Her attention to detail is a great asset to the Family Friends Team. She also holds a Certificate in Human Services. Samantha is Certified to provide care for the Agency for Persons with Disabilities.

samantha@familyfriendshcs.com

Loren Ballard is our Office Coordinator. Loren has worked as a Hands-on caregiver since 2008. Loren holds an Associates in Arts degree from PHCC and is currently working towards her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work.

Loren has been with Family Friends since 2012 and has worked in Marketing and is currently working in the office in an administrative position, assisting clients and caregivers. Her friendly and outgoing personality makes her a positive influence in the office.

loren@familyfriendshcs.com

Michele Pierson is our Office Coordinator. Michele is a mother of 4 and grandmother of 2. She is a family oriented, caring and compassionate person. She assists greatly with the daily operations of the office and has a positive attitude that keeps every one she is in contact with smiling. She treats every client like they are a member of her own family.

michele@familyfriendshcs.com

Gabrielle Regan is an Office Coordinator. She is also a Home Health Aide with over a year experience in the Home Care Setting. Gabrielle is also certified to provide care for Agency For Persons With Disabilities. Her charismatic personality makes her a great asset to the Family Friends team.

gabby@familyfriendshcs.com

Coney Knapp is part of our Marketing Team. He has joined the team to help grow the company to the best it can be. He has served in the US Coastguard. He also was a Master Certified Auto Technician for over 30 Years. He enjoys spending time with his Parrots, family and friends. He has two mentally and physically handicapped sister in laws that he loves spending time with and helps care for, so he went and got certified and is now one of our caregivers for APD clients. His knowledge and customer service experience is a great asset and addition to the Family Friends family.

Wayne Crandall is part of our Marketing Team. He is also one of our Caregivers. He has been a CNA since 2000. Wayne enjoys spending time with his birds, family, and friends. Wayne’s upbeat and friendly personality combined with his hands-on experience and passion for caring for people makes him an excellent addition to the Family Friends family.