Jessenia Chavez
Caregiver Relations Manager

Jessenia completed her STNA certification from Fortis College in June of 2010. She has a background in the banking industry and has five years of management experience. She gained professional experience as a caregiver in long-term care facilities. Jessenia has a wide range of experience providing senior care, ranging from personal care to companionship. She personally had the honor of providing care to her great-grandmother, whom she had a close relationship with. The experience with her great-grandmother is what brought her into the healthcare field. She truly enjoys taking care of the elderly. Jessenia loves stories the elderly have to share, loves building relationships with the elderly, loves hearing about senior’s life experiences and seeing how different our world is today from the senior generation’s earlier days. As Caregiver Relations Manager for Senior Helpers of Dayton, Jessenia hopes to be able to provide great caregivers who are passionate about senior care services in Dayton, Ohio to enrich the lives of seniors by helping maintain their independence at home.

Christina Brademeyer
Scheduling Coordinator

Christina graduated from Wright State University and is a Beavercreek native. Christina joined the Senior Helpers of Dayton team in January 2014. Before providing services for the elderly population in Dayton, Christina was a children’s services caseworker for six years. As a caseworker, she supported and provided guidance to seniors and elderly couples caring for their grandchildren. During this time, she got valuable insight into the needs and struggles of seniors trying to maintain their independence at home. Christina was encouraged to pursue a career where she can help provide senior care services to the elderly in Dayton, Ohio. Christina is excited about the future of Senior Helpers of Dayton. She is currently enrolled in courses to better understand dementia and Alzheimer’s disease through the Senior Gems program at Senior Helpers of Dayton.

Tonya Jordan
Client Services Manager

Tonya has been with Senior Helpers of Dayton for the past five years and has been in the home-care field for the past eighteen years. Tonya is an Alzheimer’s and dementia specialist who has completed the “Train the Trainer” program with Senior Helpers. She started out in home-care as a file clerk and has advanced to the position of Client Services Manager with Senior Helpers of Dayton. Tonya has experienced both sides of in-home care as each of her parents had care givers assist them with companionship, personal care and household chores. It is important to her that Senior Helpers keep the elderly client’s dignity and respect as top priority. She has worked as an in-home caregiver and loves the one-on-one care that Senior Helpers of Dayton provides. Tonya thrives in her role as Client Services Manager and wants to ensure that each client and their families experience the best possible care from Senior Helpers of Dayton. For more information regarding in-home care for the elderly contact Tonya at Senior Helpers 937-424-2280.

Nicci Henry
Owner/Director of Business Development

Nicci Henry grew up in Waynesville, OH and is a cum laude graduate of Wright State University. Before deciding to pursue her passion for the senior population in Dayton, Ohio, Nicci spent thirteen years in the intellectual property licensing realm of consumer products. It was wonderful to have the opportunity to travel to various cities, but it definitely left Nicci with the desire to work in her Dayton community and be close to her own family. Nicci has been fortunate to have an extended elderly family who achieved productive and long lives with the support of family. Nicci understands the challenges that people face when raising their own families while balancing the responsibilities of elderly relatives along with a career. Nicci saw this opportunity with Senior Helpers of Dayton as a way to impact her own community and a path of possibility for seniors to maintain grace and dignity by being able to age at home with the proper support from Senior Helpers. Elderly in-home care is not only a comfortable choice for senior care but is also an affordable choice. In January 2016, Nicci purchased a share in Senior Helpers of Dayton and became Director of Business Development and her goal is to bring awareness to the community of our Senior Gems program for Alzheimer’s and dementia care and be the number one resource for elder care service in Dayton, Ohio. Nicci and her two children, Rachel and Samuel, currently reside two blocks away from her own parents in Vandalia, Ohio.

Keith Gabbard
Owner/Director of Operations

Keith has served as the Director of Operations at Senior Helpers of Dayton since January 2016, which was the time he purchased a share in the franchise. Senior Helpers of Dayton has been established and providing elderly care service in Dayton OH since 2009. Keith graduated magna cum laude from Wright State University located in Dayton, Ohio. He obtained degrees in Accounting as well as Finance and he was a member of Beta Gamma Sigma, an international, academic honor society recognizing the top 10% of students in business school. Keith has experienced the dignity of elderly in-home care first hand when he cared for his wife’s grandparents. He often did the light housework, cleaning, yard work, painting and his wife Jamie would meal prep, clean dishes and go shopping for the grandparents. Afterwards, they made time in the day to sit and play Euchre with grandma and grandpa, which provided them with companionship they so often desired. Both grandparents passed away within 60 days of one another at the ages of 83 and 92 and they were blessed to be at home during their time of passing. Keith immediately recognized the importance of at-home senior care and the dignity it brings to people in need of care, compassion and companionship. His goal for Senior Helpers of Dayton is to provide the best possible in-home elderly care, dementia care, Alzheimer’s care for seniors in the Dayton Ohio area. Stop in and see Keith on 7045 Corporate Way, Dayton OH 45459.