Our administrative staff are the individuals you will speak with to obtain information on our services, scheduling and care needs, as well as assisting with education and our community outreach programs.
All of our direct care staff is fully trained in house. Each employee must pass a competency evaluation and an onsite skills test in our training lab to guarantee their skill sets as a Family Caregivers Employee. All of our staff is hired from the local communities we service. They are bonded and insured. Background checks with PA State Police and Federal fingerprinting as well as Fraud protection are performed on all staff employed with Family Caregivers Network.
Gerry is the owner of Family Caregivers Network. Gerry is a Registered Nurse with over 40 years’ experience. She has been working in the field of Geriatrics and Home Care since 1984. Gerry received her nursing degree from St. Luke’s Hospital Nursing School and holds a bachelor’s in health administration. Gerry is a Certified Dementia Practitioner, and Geriatric Care Manager. As an expert in the area on Geriatrics she consults with families to assist with long term care planning and provide caregiver support. Gerry provides education programs in our local communities and facilitates our monthly Caregiver Support Groups. She developed the Family Caregivers Network’s specialized Parkinson’s disease program which has improved the quality of life for individuals to safely remain at home under the supervised care management program.
Bryan Fioriglio is our Senior Marketing Representative and Liaison for Family Caregivers Network. Bryan attended Temple University studying Kinesiology with a degree in Nutrition. He provides our Community Education Programs at local senior centers, churches, etc. Bryan coordinates the Lifeline products division and is a Certified Technician for the installation of Medic Alert Systems and Medication Dispensing Machines in client’s homes. Bryan is an active member of the Upper Perkiomen Community Church where you can often find him playing in the church band.
Certified Lifeline Program Manager
Jennifer Van Ingen
Jennifer Van Ingen manages the day to day operations of Family Caregivers Network including Human Resources and Finance. She oversees the daily scheduling of clients and the training of new employees along with billing and collections. Jennifer is a certified facilitator of the Virtual Dementia Tour, which helps families to understand what it is like to walk in the shoes of patients with Alzheimer’s & Dementia Disease. Jennifer is a certified educator of the Stanford University’s Chronic Disease Management Program offered by Family Caregivers Network. Jennifer holds a bachelor’s in education. Her volunteer work includes leadership positions in the Upper Perkiomen Business and Professional Women’s Organization and the non-profit Driven by Hope.
Cheryl started with Family Caregiver’s Network in 2009 as a home health aide. She transitioned into our administrative department in 2014 and has brought with her a wealth of knowledge and understanding of the field duties. Cheryl is married and has four children. She loves vegan food and has a certification in Plant-Based Nutrition.
Human Resource Manager
Director of Community Relations
Rebecca is our Director of Community Relations. She interacts with clients and family members on a daily basis. She performs in home supervised visits to client’s ensuring that the care plan is meeting their needs. Rebecca assists the marketing team as a liaison to other community organizations. She is a Certified Nurse Assistant and worked in facilities and in home care as a scheduling coordinator before being promoted to her current position. Rebecca has an extensive knowledge of field duties and customer service responsibilities. Rebecca has been a member of the community her entire life and enjoys volunteering on the leadership team of Upper Perkiomen Business and Professional Women. She participates annually with Relay for Life.
Kerry has been with Family Caregivers Network since 2014. During that time Kerry has worked as a Home Care Aide and a Customer Service Coordinator for Family Caregivers Network. She is attentive to the needs of our consumers ensuring quality care is delivered by the direct care staff. In her current role Kerry provides scheduling and training for new employees, and ensures a postitive customer service outcome. When not at work Kerry is busy caring for her 4 children.
Human Resource Associate
Taysha Rivera is a Certified Nurses Aide, with experience in Dementia and Wound Care. She began her journey in the health care world twelve years ago, and is actively studying to pursue my dream as a Nurse Practitioner. Taysha says, “I am strong believer in God and with His help, I am here to provide dedicated care and support. Every day should be a smile! I am here to help others achieve their smiles, to make each day better, one day at a time.”
Angie has 11 years’ experience in Hospice care and 18 years’ experience in retail management. She is currently pursuing her dream of opening an animal hospice rescue. She volunteers with the Upper Perkiomen Business and Professional Woman’s Organization, and Driven by Hope, an organization that she owns with three other amazing women. She is here to help with the needs of not only her clients but their families as well. Angie say’s “To me it is just as important to keep the families in mind just as much as we do our clients.” When she is not at work, she is home with her husband, 3 dogs and 2 cats, and is blessed with 2 grown children and 4 grandchildren.