Meet the Team

David loves people.His desire to start Kennedy Care in 2003 as the owner, marketer, recruiter, bookkeeper and first caregiver stemmed from his desire to better the lives of everyone who he came in contact with. He is married to Jacquelynn Kennedy and loves his 8 year old daughter and
newborn son.

David Kennedy

Owner / CEO

Jeremy is an organizer.
Prior to Kennedy Care, he co-founded a tech related start up in Ann Arbor. His ability to lead through his commitment to his work while encouraging others is a big asset to the team. He is engaged to his high school sweetheart Lindsey and loves any competitive sport.

Jeremy Lindlbauer

Vice President of Operations

Cory is a leader. He is committed to ensuring that all care provided in Michigan consistently meets or exceeds your expectations. He’s from Saline, MI and is married to his high school sweetheart Alison. He enjoys hunting, fishing, and all things outdoors to get a change of pace from his busy work life.

Cory Davis

Executive Director of Services


Alison earned her Masters in Social Work from the University of Michigan and went on to gain experience in various hospital and in home settings with veterans and the geriatric community. She has traveled across the world and participates in a variety of sports!

Alison Thierbach

Marketing & Intake Manager

Mike is a doer and helps with just about anything around the office. He's constantly working late to get everyone happily paid. Together with his long time partner, Brian, they care for their adorable mini schnauzer, Juno who makes the occasional office visit.

Mike Vliet

Accounts Supervisor

Chris has a passion for people which drove his recent career change into the world of HR. He helps lead customer service initiatives around the office and ensures we maintain a high quality staff. He's married and expecting his first child this summer!

Chris Dotson

Talent & HR Manager


Kayla has a passion for working with others and helping her community. She earned her Master’s in Public Health from the University of Memphis and worked at a Public Health and Safety company prior to joining KC. She is a team leader and ensures her clients receive amazing customer service and care. She enjoys training and working out daily, and she is engaged to be married!

Kayla Larson

Program Manager

Kevin is responsible for Kennedy Care's Veteran services. He has over 10 years of customer service and managerial related experience and is always looking to share his enthusiastic attitude with clients, families and our field staff. Kevin is a sports fanatic which he loves to discuss!

Kevin Pugno

Program Manager

Shannon is a bubbly free spirit who enjoys conversing with all of our clients and caregivers.
She has years of scheduling experience and is a great creative problem solver.

Shannon Gruschke

Care Coordinator and Employee Experience Developer


Murphy is a social worker with an obvious passion for helping others. Her background includes hands on experience mentoring teens in difficult family situations. She always has a great attitude and is willing to help anyone!

Murphy Hammer

Care Coordinator

Gerilyn brings over a decade of management experience to the Care Coordinator position. She is excited about participating in the health care space and leading the care for our clients! Outside of the office you can find her spending time with family!

Gerilyn Maurer

Care Coordinator

Kevin enters the health care space after six years working as a middle school teacher where he made a significant impact on the lives of students. He is now pursuing his Masters in Human Resources and looking to apply his enthusiasm to Kennedy Care's recruiting needs!"

Kevin Merrill

Recruiting Specialist


Tricia has quickly become one of our most well respected and well liked team members. She always has a great attitude and is willing to help anyone. She is currently pursuing a degree in accounting and has personal interest in finance and escape rooms!

Tricia Bruce

Accounts Specialist - Billing

Mekayla is currently pursuing her degree in Health Administration and brings a bright attitude to Kennedy Care every day! She has a great attention to detail and is always prepared to help any department.

Mekayla Herriman

Administrative Assistant

Breanna worked as one of Safe At Home's most requested caregivers for over 6 years before accepting the lead program role.
She absolutely loves children and developing her caregiving staff. She's currently engaged to be married this summer!

Breanna Dailey

SAH (Child Care) Program Coordinator


Camille has been the backbone of our DC office for over two years, building wonderful relationships with our clients and field staff. She's extremely reliable and always has a great attitude. She is from Arkansas but has been in the DC area for over 10 years!

Camille Brazell

Personnel Manager

Washington D.C.

Cynthia is the Personnel Specialist in our DC office helping with all client and caregiver needs. In her spare time, Cynthia enjoys outdoor activities, cooking, and traveling. She looks forward to forming lasting relationships with all of Kennedy Care's clients, potential clients, and fellow employees.

Cynthia Thomas

Personnel Specialist

Washington D.C.