The Buffalo Grove Comfort Keepers team includes highly trained and certified professionals.
Our team is ready to support and improve the quality of life for your loved ones in the comfort of home.
We value compassion and trustworthiness amongst our caretakers and support staff. Our team is ready to answer questions and discuss a care plan that works best for you and your loved ones.
Anna Holden joined Comfort Keepers family in March of 2013 with the extensive background in understanding the customer's need and bringing solutions that add value. Prior to becoming a Comfort Keeper, Anna spent 6 years working as a Benefit Consultant at Hewitt Associates in Lincolnshire, IL and later as a Senior Sales Executive at Kaiser Permanente. In her latest role, Anna lead extended teams in 8 different markets and collaborated with hospitals and physicians to bring unique solutions to her clients as well as mentored and trained staff. Anna holds a Bachelors degrees in Science and Business Administration from Loyola University of Chicago as well as Masters in Healthcare Administration and Strategy from Kellogg School of Management. Anna is married and resides in Buffalo Grove together with her husband and two children.
Dharma Khurel, LPN, CSA
Client Care Coordinator
Dharma joined our team in May 2014 as a Client Care Coordinator. She has 13 years of geriatric Home Care experience as a caregiver and a CNA as well as non-medical Home Care experience as a business and care manager. Dharma holds Nursing degree from Americare Technical school as an LPN, a CSA (Certified Senior Advisor) certification and currently working towards a health administration degree.She is married and has a son.
Sr. Staffing Manager / Team Lead
Marina joined Comfort Keepers team in September of 2009 as the Staffing Manager. Since then she has been a cornerstone in working with IDOA Community Care Programs and is well known and loved by both caregivers and clients our office services. Marina’s past experience in accounting and billing helped her stay very organized and focused. However, she thinks that it is more fun to work with people than just numbers. Marina resides in Arlington Heights together with her husband and son. Her favorite leisure activities are reading and travel.
Dana joined Comfort Keepers in 2006 as HR Generalist and has been since promoted to the HR Manager position in 2013. Her role is dedicated to recruiting our caregivers, meeting company’s policies and compliance requirements. Dana is also very involved in employee trainings and performance reviews. Dana has administrative assistant certificate form College of Lake County and is an active member of the SHRM (Society of Human Resource Management). Dana is married and resides in Lake Zurich with her husband and daughter.
Billing and Payroll Manager
Lena has joined our Comfort Keepers team in March of 2014 and quickly stepped up to her role of Staffing Manager. In December of 2015 Lena assumed the role of Billing and Payroll Manager. Lena's prior fifteen year experience in booking and accounting helps her stay on top of small details, be accurate and punctual. Her communication skills and easy going personality help her in her daily tasks as well makes it easy for Lena to interact with our clients and lead the caregivers who work with Lena. Lena resides in Chicago with her husband. Her favorite passing time is traveling and watching movies.
Anna joined Comfort Keepers family in January 2015 as staffing manager. She has extensive experience working as a social worker and enjoys working with with seniors.
Eileen joined Comfort Keepers team in November 2017 in a role of Administrative Assistant.
Larisa joined Comfort Keepers team in December of 2014 as a Staffing Manager. Prior to joining Comfort Keepers she spent 10 years working as supervisor in Rehab Department at Holy Family Health Center, and prior to that 10 years as Health Insurance Coordinator and Medical Claims Reimbursement Specialist at Life Watch Cardiac Monitoring Co. Larisa holds nursing and estheticians degrees from Ukraine. She enjoys working with seniors and takes pride in serving their every need. Larisa resides in Buffalo Grove with her husband and two children.
Jessica joined Comfort Keepers team in April 2015. Jessica takes pride in assisting, advocating and protecting elders in our community. She has been working in Home Care since 2009 under many roles and understands different perspectives. Jessica started her Home Care journey working as a caregiver/ CNA and is also certified in CPR/ First Aid.
Tatyana joined Comfort Keepers team in August 2019. Prior to joining Comfort Keepers she spent 18 years working in Asian Human Services as case-manager of Temp Assistance programs.
Patricia joined Comfort Keepers team in May 2017 as a Staffing Manager.