Our Local Team
Jimmy and Valerie Cadenhead are thrilled to be living in beautiful Hot Springs Village, Arkansas, where they are fulfilling a lifelong dream of owning their own business. When looking to become independent business owners, Jimmy and Valerie found Right at Home to be the perfect business for them. They were drawn to Right at Home's mission of improving the quality of life of those we serve and the way Right at Home's employees live up to that mission each day. Moved by their personal experience with their own late grandparents, Jimmy and Valerie are passionate about ensuring dignity and respect for seniors.
Jimmy and Valerie Cadenhead are the owners of Right at Home of Central Arkansas. They are both originally from the great state of Texas! Jimmy and Valerie met at West Texas State University where Jimmy played football. Jimmy got his degree in education, Valerie in speech pathology. Jimmy has worked in education, construction and farming. His last career was with FedEx Office where he worked for 20 years and completed his service as a district manager in Ohio. Valerie became a homemaker right out of college and homeschooled their children, K-12. They have been married 38 years and have 4 grown children and 8 grandchildren.
The Cadenheads understand the desire of seniors and the disabled to stay in their own homes for as long as possible. With highly trained and compassionate caregivers, they aim to make this a reality for many in central Arkansas. Their mission is to improve the quality of life for those they serve.
Meet Jimmy and Valerie Cadenhead
Helping seniors remain independent in their own homes is one of the most rewarding aspects of being local owners of Right at Home Hot Springs Village.
Sheila Pier, Care Manager
Sheila is the Care Manager for the Hot Springs area for Right at Home of Central Arkansas; she joined the staff in January of 2017.
For the past five years, Sheila was a Care Manager/Assistant Administrator for Grace Care, a private duty home care agency in Oklahoma. Prior to that, she worked for Home of Hope in Northeast Oklahoma for 15 years, as a Group Home Administrator.
Sheila has two grown children and two grandchildren. She has a passion for helping others as shown in her career and lifestyle. She has been involved in the Special Olympics and is a volunteer guardian for a developmentally disabled young man. She has also spent time volunteering with a Senior Center in Oklahoma. She is active in her church and has served as a Sunday School teacher and pianist for many years.
Cynthia Tolleson, Care Manager
Cynthia is the Care Manager for the Hot Springs Village area for Right at Home of Central Arkansas; she has been on staff since November of 2013.
Cynthia’s background is in Information Technology. She has worked for the US Census Bureau and for notable clinical laboratory corporations in this field. While pursuing her career in IT, Cynthia also served as a caregiver for most of her adult life. She provided care for her grandparents and later her parents from the early stages of dementia, continuing through the hospice process.
Cynthia loves caring for seniors and anyone else that needs extra help. She is extremely active in her church and enjoys serving in women’s and children’s activities and mission work.
Brian Workman, Staffing Coordinator
Brian is the Staffing Coordinator for Right at Home of Central Arkansas. He has been on staff since August of 2016.
Brian’s previous career was in operations management in the medical implant industry. He worked as a buyer/planner for Smith and Nephew for the past five years in Memphis, TN before moving to Arkansas to pursue a career in the home care industry.
Brian and his wife Tori have three young children. Brian enjoys serving others in his community through church activities including Vacation Bible School, youth ministry and mission projects. His heart for service has translated into a sincere desire to provide quality care for the elderly and disabled through his career.
Erica King, RN
Erica King is a registered nurse for Right at Home of Central Arkansas; she joined the staff in November of 2017. Erica has practiced nursing for 11 years and has worked as an ER nurse, an ortho/neuro nurse, a nursing facility nurse and a hospice nurse. She was born, raised and resides in Hot Springs and is married to Kyle. They have two sons, Kase 5 and Lucas 2. Erica says, “What I love most about working for Right at Home is participating in a client’s plan of care and doing assessments to ensure they are receiving quality individualized service. Right at Home stands out regarding excellence in client care. We go the extra mile to ensure this.