Donn Kramer - Right at Home Owner
Donn Kramer is the owner for Right at Home in Middleburg Heights. Donn graduated from Bowling Green State University with a degree in Marketing. Donn worked for The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio for 42+ years. He held senior management positions in Goodyear’s, Sales, Marketing and Technology functions.
Donn became interested in the Healthcare Industry after his wife developed cancer in 1999. In 2009, she was deemed to be cancer free after extensive Chemotherapy and Radiation treatments plus treatment for an immune system blood disease. Donn also helped to care for his mother-in-law who had advanced stages of Dementia. He has two daughters, who are both Nurse Practitioners. He likes to all sports, including occasional golf. Donn loves giving back to the community and helping to improve the lives of those clients he serves.
Allison - Staffing and Inside Sales Coordinator
Allison is our Inside Sales and Staffing Coordinator. She comes to Right at Home with over 13 years of home care experience. She has worked as an STNA in a home care setting with agencies since 2014 and helped numerous clients in an effort to improve their quality of life. Her background also includes years of sales, customer service and management experience. Allison's role as a caregiver wasn't only professional — she was a family caregiver as well. Her love and passion to provide care for others started at the age of 16 when she cared for both of her grandfathers. Allison's incredible compassion and warm heart allowed both of her grandparents to stay happily in their homes.
Allison graduated top of her class with honors in obtaining an STNA certification, CPR/AED and First Aid from the American Red Cross and American Heart Association. She firmly believes that the aging population deserve to live as comfortably and independently for as long as possible in the comfort of their own home — with the soul purpose to improve their quality of life. Because of her extensive knowledge and experience she is an excellent advocate for clients and caregivers alike. Allison is someone you can rely on, bringing compassion, empathy, communication, trust and care to the Right at Home team.
Kristin Ellis - Human Resources Director
Kristin Ellis is the Human Resources Director who works with both Clients and Caregivers to help find the Right People for the Right Services requested. From a young age Kristin had a passion for working with the elderly and that compassion grew into a career that spanned across working for non-profit skilling nursing facilities and continuum care facilities. For over a decade as an Activities Director, Kristin’s working experience involved person-centered care, client and employee rights and capability, staff training, recruitment and staff support and communication. Kristin is very familiar with the importance working within the intricacies of people management and works to help the building the bridges with the community, our clients, and the staff to enhance awareness of company culture and organization initiatives. She stresses the significance of processing and handling issues and concerns in accordance with company policies and regulations. All for the Right Mission of improving the quality of life for those in need.