Lanette Obenauf PA-C | Owner
With over 17 years of experience in the medical field, Lanette's passion for providing passionate, client-centered care shines through. Lanette personally reviews and oversees every client
care plan and believes in a hands-on ownership approach.
Eric Ross | Owner
Eric believes in servant leadership. From coaching football at Grand Rapids Christian to managing the operations of Elite Care, his dedication and genuine care for clients and staff create the foundation for Elite Care.
Jeanna Lock RN, BSN | Client Coordinator
Jeanna has been a nurse for 19 years, worked at MFB for 17 1/2 years working in all areas of BI, SCI, Stroke and pediatrics and was an oncology nurse prior to that for about 1 1/2 years at Blodgett.
She has a passion for people and helping them become more independent whenever possible. Jeanna loves to have fun with her patients & believes that a good laugh/joke is a great stress reliever.
Nicole Ducharme | Human Resources
Nicole is a Michigan native, but spent 18 years in the south where she gained her experience in the medical field. She performed operations & human resource management for Pediatrics, Pediatric Urology & Neurosciences Institute Neurology of Charlotte. She has been trained in The Empowerment Dynamic, Gateway Academy, GE Centricity, EPIC and more. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her young son (a true gift from God!) baking & making changes to lead a natural lifestyle.
Eva has worked in the home care field for 18 years, both in the field and in the office. Single mother to a 17 year disabled son, she is a caregiver daily. Aside from being the first contact at Elite she also helps with the schedule to tailor to the clients needs. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her son, traveling to northern Michigan, going to shows, and reading.
Eva Billiau | Office Manager
Zach Crouch | Operations Manager
Zach is a graduate of Central Michigan University in 2017 with a Bachelors in Applied Business and minor in Outdoor and Environmental education. He started with Elite Care in January of 2017 as business operations manager and quickly became a leader in our team. Zach loves being outdoors
and getting away from the city, in the winter you can find him skiing almost every weekend!
Ann Kindel | RN Care Coordinator
Ann has lived in Michigan her entire life, she loves the changes in the seasons and being outdoors. Ann has been an RN for over 25 years doing a variety of different roles from floor nurse to home health care and case management She loves making a difference in every life she touches. In her spare time she enjoys her 3 beautiful children, new grand-daughter and wonderful 4-legged fur babies, 3 horses and 3 dogs.