50 10th Ave S, Waite Park, MN 56387
(320) 230-9939

Meet Our Senior Home Care ServicesTeam

Each senior home care services expert on our team is specially trained and ready to help your loved one

Every member of our senior home care services team is professional and well trained in all it takes to do top quality care. We conduct a thorough screening and interviewing process to identify the best candidates, and only those who pass this process go on to complete training to deliver our special brand of care. What truly sets our senior care assistant team apart, though, is their natural gift for caring for others.

Each Comfort Keepers senior home care services professional passes extensive background checks and complete continuing education. They are bonded, insured and covered by workers' compensation insurance to protect our clients and their families.

Sue Thorson


As a home care nurse for over 25 years, Sue recognized that she wanted to bring home care for seniors to the next level.  She partnered with Comfort Keepers franchise in September of 2004.  Sue makes sure her team of caregivers is fully screened, trained and personable!  It is a career of passion for Sue, filled with purpose and reward.

Shannon Haws

General Manager

Shannon joined the team in 2013 with over 15 years’ experience in Business Administration.  She oversees the daily operations of Comfort Keepers’ office and field staff.  Shannon is an active community member striving to bring top quality service to our community, treating all our clients like family.

Angie Wirth

Billing and Payroll Coordinator

Angie started with Comfort Keepers as a caregiver in 2008, and moved into her office position in 2010.  She will connect and work with you or your insurance company to answer any questions you have about your billing.  Angie knows that Comfort Keepers has the best reputation in the area and is excited about the growing home care industry.

Samantha Pfeifer

Marketing and Business Development

Samantha joined our team in June, 2015 with 14 years of marketing, web development and social media experience.  She is committed to making Comfort Keepers known as the premier home care agency in St. Cloud and the surrounding communities.

Niki Ohlenkamp

Scheduling Coordinator

With many years of home care scheduling experience, Niki came to us in March of 2015.  She is your first point of contact at the office, greeting you always with a smile and a get it done attitude! She works closely with the caregivers, matching them to the needs of the clients and their families.

Nicole Sassen

RN Supervisor

With over 20 years of long term care experience. Nicole is a great addition to our team. She is dedicated and passionate about helping our clients remain in their own home for as long as possible.

Leah Henke, LPN

Client Care Coordinator

A recent addition, Leah joined our team in June of 2015, and has worked in health care for 14 years.  She demonstrates a sincere devotion to her clients.  A patient and understanding attitude about the importance of home care gives Leah a dedication perfectly suited to Comfort Keepers’ clients.

Janel Hollingsworth

Recruitment Coordinator

Janel joined the team in July 2016 with over 10 years of recruiting experience.  She is committed in placing the right candidates in our clients homes.     

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