Mark Turner – Franchisee Profile

November 20, 2018Articles, Franchisee Profile

Mark and Colleen Turner started their Northern Virginia Right at Home franchise in 2002. Based in Fairfax, Va., their in-home care company has grown to an impressive business in spite of the early years when Mark was contemplating selling the franchise and moving on. Tell us about you personally and your professional background. I am … Read More

Patti Walter – Franchisee Profile

November 20, 2018Articles, Franchisee Profile

Right at Home franchise owner Patti Walter is an energizing go-getter, who has turned two of her major life-rattling events into motivators propelling her forward. Here, Patti tells her story of resiliency and success. As a medical assistant for chronic pain patients in Fort Collins, Colo., Patti interacted closely with hurting and despondent individuals. But … Read More

Kristen Carlson – Franchisee Profile

November 20, 2018Articles, Franchisee Profile

With its six historic districts and exhilarating coastal views, the island city of Galveston, Texas, is one of the country’s most visited resort destinations. Galveston is also home to Kristen Carlson’s Right at Home business, which she started in 2006. In her twelve years with the leading in-home care company, the former medical clinic and … Read More

Franchise Owner Profile: Dan and Jill Parker

March 14, 2018Articles, Franchisee Profile

If there’s one career path that will put a person in demand and keep them there, it’s being a senior operations manager in the ever-evolving Silicon Valley. For years, Dan Parker lived in the Bay Area and worked in this high-demand field. To any observer, it would appear that Dan Parker was a man with … Read More

Franchise Owner Profile: Karen Kochhar

March 8, 2018Articles, Franchisee Profile

Karen Kochhar’s professional background as an engineer in corporate America may not appear to align with her current position as a multi-office Right at Home® Franchise Owner. Going from managing a team of engineers to owning a home care franchise may seem like a stretch. That’s because this career change was not simply fueled by … Read More

Franchise Owner Profile: Jim Ryan

November 10, 2017Articles, Franchisee Profile

Every day, Right at Home celebrates Veterans and the countless individuals who have given their lives serving our country. With Veteran’s Day weekend upon us, it’s only fitting that the latest Franchise Owner who opened his doors this week is a Veteran. Jim Ryan opened his Right at Home franchise this Thursday in Rock Hill, … Read More

Franchise Owner Profile: Rick and Diane Carson

November 9, 2017Articles, Franchisee Profile

It’s not always easy to see what life has in store for you until unthinkable events change everything. For Rick and Diane Carson of Modesto, California, they have been on a mission to help others ever since one project with a wheelchair and a major career change impacted their lives. In 2007, their son’s friend … Read More

Franchise Owner Profile: Jim and Brooke Fredericks

October 24, 2017Articles, Franchisee Profile

Climbing the corporate ladder can be fun for a while, but it can also lose its appeal as time goes on. Moving and uprooting your family creates lots of new challenges logistically as well as emotionally for families, especially when your employer is the catalyst for your chosen geography. After living the American Dream in leadership roles … Read More

Franchise Owner Profile: Lisa Jeffers

August 31, 2017Articles, Franchisee Profile

Lisa Jeffers turned her experience working for elder adult clients into owning her own franchise when she joined Right at Home in 2009. Prior to becoming a Franchise Owner, she worked for the Department of Social Services investigating cases of elder abuse. It was a tough job, but one she loved because she was always … Read More

Franchise Owner Profile: Gregg Simons

April 13, 2016Articles, Franchisee Profile

I worked on Wall Street in the financial industry for about 24 years. During my time with Merrill Lynch, I was responsible for building and maintaining a book of retail clientele. However, my passion was in the securities trading and sales aspects of the industry, so I transitioned from retail sales to an institutional sales … Read More