Northern Virginia

Lisa Brown, Executive Director

At Tribute, we understand that finding a caregiver can be stressful, time-consuming, and overwhelming during what can be a vulnerable and difficult time. Our goal is to make navigating the process of finding dependable and trustworthy home care as easy as possible for our clients. We dedicate our many years of experience and knowledge to providing excellent customer support and delivering outstanding quality care. We take great care in who we hire because we believe it is important to partner with those that share our ideals. We provide our Caregiver Associates with the best training and support to provide you with quality care. We hope you give us the opportunity to help you and your family with your home care needs so that you can experience the difference.

Tribute provides services in Arlington County, Alexandria City, Fairfax City, Fairfax County, Falls Church, and Prince William County.

Give us a call: 571-279-6788

Our Northern Virginia Team

Adriana D'Auvergne

Caregiver Associate

Adriana is a Certified Nursing Assistant, with over 10 years of caregiving experience. Adriana brings a level of compassion to each client she encouters.

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Andrew Dobson

Director of Scheduling Operations

Prior to joining the Tribute team, Andrew worked for over 10 years in human services. He holds a Bachelors in Psychology from UMASS Boston and a Masters in Mindfulness Studies from Lesley University.

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Ashley Lewis

After Hours Support Manager

Ashley joins Tribute with over ten years of outpatient oncology experience, and most recently worked in Palliative Care and Psychosocial Oncology. Ashley earned her Bachelor’s in Healthcare Management from Northeastern University and her Master of Health Administration from Boston College.

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Audra Mirante-Rogles


Audra has worked for Tribute Home Care since 2015. She has worked in both public and private accounting throughout her career. Audra is a graduate with a BS degree in Accounting from Clarkson University.

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Awet Tesfahun

Manager of Caregiver Excellence

With an extensive background steeped in over 10 years of retail operations, Awet joins tribute with experience in management, team building, strategic implementation, and logistics. She holds a B.S. in Marketing and Biology from Pennsylvania State University.

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Brian Cavoli

Director of Strategic Marketing

Brian joins Tribute with a background in digital media and growth marketing, most recently in the health and home division of a consumer products company. Brian received his Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Providence College.

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Charlotte Brown

Manager of Caregiver Engagement & Development

Charlotte graduated in 2015 with a bachelor’s degree in the History of Art from Johns Hopkins University. She then joined Teach for America and taught elementary school in Texas for four years. She returned to work for Tribute in 2020 after having held a summer position with the Baltimore office in 2014.

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Chenelle Johnson

Administrative Associate

Chenelle is a Certified Geriatric Nursing Assistant who joined Tribute with over eight years of experience working at a local skilled nursing and rehabilitation center.

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Dorothy Asiedu

Caregiver Associate

Dorothy is a Certified Home Health Aide and has been a caregiver since 2011. Dorothy is currently in school to be an LPN and takes pride in providing excellent care.

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Elizabeth "Lisa" Brown

Director, Tribute Northern Virginia

Lisa joins Tribute with 13 years of experience as a Registered Nurse with experience ranging from Hospital Operations to Nurse Aide Education. She received her Bachelor’s in Nursing from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and Master’s in Healthcare Administration from The University of Maryland Global College.

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Emily White

RN Client Solutions Manager

Before joining Tribute, Emily worked as a Registered Nurse in Washington DC for 4 years, providing care and coordination for disadvantaged communities. She earned her bachelor’s degrees in nursing and psychology at the University of Virginia and is currently studying for her master’s in public health at Florida International University.

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Galip Gencer

Director of Strategic Planning and Project Management

Galip has experience in various sectors, including over 15 years in strategic planning and change management. Galip has a BS in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University and got his MBA from The Ohio State University, Fisher College of Business.

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Haley Carignan

Manager of Talent Acquisition

Haley joins Tribute with a background in recruiting, sales and marketing. Prior to joining Tribute, Haley supported sales for an event management company and the legal recruiting efforts for a global staffing firm. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and a minor in Psychology from Roger Williams University.

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Haja Koroma

Caregiver Associate

Haja is a Personal Care Assistant and is in the process of obtaining her Certified Nursing Assistant certification. Her love of caring for others, started when she took care of her family members.

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Holly Sledzinski

Hiring Coordinator

Prior to joining Tribute, Holly worked for a human services agency as a career counselor. She also worked as a Bereavement Coordinator in Home Care and Hospice. She earned a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Oakland University.

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Jamie Lineweaver, MS Human Resources Development

Manager of Process Excellence

Prior to joining Tribute, Jamie worked at a national non-profit helping children with emotional and behavioral problems. She earned her Bachelor’s of Science in Human Development from Virginia Tech and graduated from Villanova University with her Master’s of Science in Human Resources Development.

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Jeanine Desatnick

Director of Caregiver Talent Acquisition

Jeanine joins Tribute with 20 years of sales and marketing experience in the fashion industry. Jeanine earned a Bachelor of Science in Textiles, Merchandising, and Design from the University of Rhode Island.

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Jenna Serunian

Manager of Benefits and Compensation

Jenna joins Tribute with several years of HR experience within the medical device and financial services sectors. Jenna holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Northeastern University.

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Jennifer Schweizer

Manager of After Hours Support

Jennifer joins the team with 15 years of home care experience. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree from The Pennsylvania State University and her Master’s Degree from Wilmington University. Prior to working in home care, she worked in food and beverage, catering small and large events in Philadelphia.

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Jennifer Shapiro

Finance Administrator

Jennifer has worked primarily as a project engineer and project manager in various manufacturing environments, and also has office manager experience with a medical device start up company. She has a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Michigan State University.

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John Sneath

Founder and CEO

John has worked in elder care since the age of 16. Prior to founding Tribute, he founded Deerfield Senior Day Centers, and was Partner and COO of a large private home care agency for 10 years. John received a Bachelors degree from Harvard University and an MBA from Dartmouth.

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Joyce Obeng

Caregiver Associate

Joyce is a Certified Nursing Assistant and has very warm and calm demeanor. She started her caregiving journey by taking care of her grandmother in her native country of Ghana.

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Kelly Shea

Scheduling Administrator

Kelly comes to Tribute after 5 years scheduling real estate photo sessions in Boston, 10 years as a Paralegal in Chicago, and 4 years in Healthcare in St Louis. Kelly earned her BA in Psychology from the University of Kansas.

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Maya Fox

Caregiver Recruiting Manager

Prior to joining Tribute, Maya worked in higher education and has experience in recruiting, employee training, and financial services. She earned a Bachelor’s of Art in Psychology from Clark University and is currently pursuing a Master’s of Science in Human Resources Development.

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Melissa Murphy

Scheduling Partner and After Hours Support Manager

Melissa joins Tribute with over 5 years of experience in human service work, including as a case manager and a program manager for adults with disabilities. She earned a Bachelor's degree from University of Massachusetts Lowell in Psychology and Education.

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Rachel Kurta

After Hours Support Manager

Rachel joins Tribute with over five years of experience in recruitment, case management, scheduling, and after-hours management. She has a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology, Exercise Science and Human Performance.

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Regina McNally, MS Human Resources

Director of People & Culture

Regina is an experienced leader in engaging, motivating, and developing employees. Before joining Tribute, she spent over a dozen years managing global HR and community involvement programs in the financial services sector. Regina has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from The University of Maine at Farmington, and a Master’s Degree in Human Resources from Suffolk University.

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Senait "Sunny" Rowe

Caregiver Associate

Sunny is a compassionate person and has recently obtained her Personal Care Assistant certification. Her bubbly personality brings joy to those around her.

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Tory McBride, MS Management

Director of Caregiver Excellence

Tory joined the Tribute team in 2015, with a background in hiring and developing employees in a large retail establishment. Her undergraduate degree is from Roger Williams University, and her Masters degree in Elder Care Management is from Lasell College. Tory worked as a Manager of Caregiver Excellence, Client Solutions Manager, and Executive Director before becoming Director of Caregiver Excellence.

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Wendy Szaniawski

Staff Accountant

Wendy came to Tribute after more than 20 years of experience working as a Finance Manager supporting Accounting and Finance functions in several markets for a large national company. She holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Maine, Orono.

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