Barry Paxton - President
Barry Paxton is President of Right At Home of Central Michigan - including Livingston, Ingham, Shiawassee and Oakland counties. Barry has spent over twenty years in the healthcare and consumer product industries. His extensive work experience includes executive and leadership positions for Eli Lilly & Company, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ernst and Young, Duracell USA and Merrill Lynch.
Barry's educational background includes an MBA from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University, and an undergraduate degree in Psychology/Pre-Med from Michigan State University.
Barry and wife, Sandie live in South Lyon with their sons Bailey, Andrew and Logan. Serving the local community is extremely important to Barry, as he actively serves on numerous boards, takes part in local fundraisers, and coaches his sons' youth athletic teams.
Barry understands the unparalleled degree of integrity, responsiveness and service quality it requires to be a trusted provider of homecare and support services to clients, their family, and to the healthcare professionals in the community.
Julie - Executive Assistant
Julie - I spent many years caring for my handicapped brother, my aging parents and friends parents, which gave me great empathy and compassion not only for those in need of care; but for those that are doing their best to care for loved ones. It is a pleasure and an honor to utilize my knowledge, obtained through experience, to guide and support family members and friends through the process of obtaining in home care and assistance. With the end goal being to provide the Right Service with the Right Person to improve the quality of life for both the client and family member or friend.Marcie - Lansing Operations Manager
I have worked in the healthcare field for almost 6 years. I enjoy working with Right at Home because everyone here truly loves and cares about people. The clients are the best part they have so much wisdom to share and have such an amazing outlook on life.
Becky - Accounting Associate/Bookkeeper
As the Accounting Associate/Bookkeeper at Right at Home, I enjoy working with numbers! I get to participate in Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, and billing. I have great co-workers, whom I enjoy working with each day.
It is good to know that, as a company, we are helping those that we service with the unique needs that they each have.
Kari Olesuk - Central Area Community Liaison
Elizabeth Vega, Operations-Brighton Operations Manager
Elizabeth leads the staffing team in an efficient and compassionate manner, as she oversees operations and scheduling in the Right at Home, Brighton Office. Elizabeth received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Dayton in Business Leadership with a minor in Visual Arts. She has extensive senior care experience working as a caregiver, social worker, staffing coordinator, recruiter, human resources and operation management. Her professional experience has been spent working with caring organizations such as Dayton’s Children’s Hospital with Care House, The Salvation Army aiding the homeless and with the Right at Home Dayton, Ohio office from 2012-2016. Elizabeth loves her work because “At the end of the day, we are not just making a living, but making a difference in the lives of our clients,” she says.
Michael - Community Relations Coordinator
Michael has logged many years in the healthcare community. He began his Right At Home tenure as a caregiver, serving at the request of several long term clients. Thereafter, he was named caregiver supervisor. Michael currently holds the position of Community Relations Coordinator, Right At Home of Central Michigan. He is a CNA with current CPR certification. Michael holds a BA in English from University of Michigan and completed the prestigious works of art course at Sotheby Parke Bernet in London, England.
Kelly - Recruiter
Kelly has recently joined the RAH-Central Michigan team. Kelly has over 15 years of human resources experience including owning/operating a nanny referral agency in Southeastern Michigan. Kelly resides in the Brighton area, along with her husband and 4 children. “My goals and passion are centered around making a difference in the lives of others.”
Danielle - Bookkeeper/Accounting Associate
Danielle has her Bachelors’ degree from Walsh College. She has over ten years of accounting experience including working as a pharmacy technician/biller specializing in senior needs. She has also cared for her mother in law with dementia and has experience navigating home health care for her needs. Her desire to help people has brought her to Right at Home. Danielle enjoys spending time with her husband of 25 years and going to watch her sons play soccer. She also enjoys being active and the outdoors. She looks forward to supporting Right at Home’s staff and clients.