Our Team

Meet our team of caring, compassionate professionals, dedicated to providing you and your family the best in-home care and support for your individual needs and preferences.

Victoria Meyers

Franchise Owner

Hi, my name is Victoria, I am the owner of Home Instead Senior Care Redlands and Logan (along with my husband Aaron). We started the business in 2013 and it brings me so much joy to support older people to live independently in their own homes. I have three children and love to spend time with the family out on the bay

 

Aaron Meyers

Franchise Owner

Hi I’m Aaron, I'm co-owner of Home Instead with my wife Victoria. Starting Home Instead became a real passion of mine from my own personal experience of struggling to find suitable care for my grandparents. I am passionate about providing people with the freedom to live happily in their home while still being able to receive high quality care. Outside of the office, I enjoy playing squash, fishing and spending time with my young family.

Melanie Strydom

Care Manager

I would like to introduce myself, my name is Melanie and have been with Home Instead for 2½ years, my role is the Care Manager. Working for the Bayside and Logan office feels like family. Just knowing that we are making a difference in our clients lives daily is rewarding in itself. I spend my free time with my family, watching sporting events, fishing and spending time with friends. 

Karen Lewin

Recruitment and Training Officer

My name is Karen, I have a background in nursing and caregiving and began working for Home Instead Senior Care Bayside as a CAREGiver. I have now moved into the role of recruitment and training new CAREGivers to this special team. Finding like-minded people to provide quality care motivates me every day. 

In my spare time, I enjoy cooking, exercise and spending time with my family.

Petra Pattemore

Client Services Representative

Working for Home Instead Senior Care is about quality and compassionate care for our senior clients. My background with the company as a CAREGiver has given me so much joy and now as Client Servies Coordinator my goal is to ensure all seniors and their families trust that we will offer the best care and support that is needed. My passion and loving care for our elderly is what I am most proud of.
In my spare time my family is always close to my heart. Giving and caring to others is what gives me the greatest sense of achievement in life.

Susanna Heath

Home Care Package Coordinator

Hi, My name is Susanna. I am a Registered Nurse and I am now working as a Home Care Package Coordinator for Home Instead Bayside and Logan.

Helping people to achieve the best possible quality of life is close to my heart. In my freetime, I enjoy exercising, travelling and being outdoors.

Sandi Connolly

Client Services Manager

I have always embraced the opportunity to make a difference in people's lives. It was this passion that saw me actively involved in a Christian Youth Group. It was a privilege to be able to offer a safe place that teenagers could come to be heard without judgement. My friends and family would describe me as a passionate , energetic, determined. I love working out, dance, great music, fine wine, good food, great conversations and spending time with family and friends. I am a people person and I love that my role at Home Instead Senior Care is all about people. Building relationships based on trust and integrity. We make a difference in the lives of every one of our Clients, by providing quality care which means they can remain safely independent in their own homes.

Courtney Strydom

Client Services Coordinator

Hi, I’m Courtney and I’ve been working with Home Instead since 2015. I've have recently completed my Bachelors degree at University and I am excited to be working within an organisation that is continuing to change the face of aged care within the community and a place where I can enhance my skills. 

In my spare time I enjoy catching up with friends at the beach and going on adrenaline filled adventures and road tripping around Australia.

Susie Sykes

Office Assistant

Hi, my name is Suzie. I have been working with Home Instead Senior Care since December 2015. My duties include a number of things. I like my job and Home Instead Senior Care is a great company to work for! I also like helping those who need help in the community and assisting them to live happily in their own home. 

Grace Gillespie

Client Care Coordinator

Gidday, I'm Grace and I am one of the shift schedulers in the office. I am the mother of four incredible and intelligent daughters who are my pride and joy, and a beautiful dog called Francis. My leisure time is usually spent running around after all of them, but I do try to squeeze in some ten pin bowling, bushwalking and cooking exotic dishes to relax. I tend to be a chatty soul, and really love connecting with people and assisting them wherever possible.

Julia Wallace

CAREGiver Recruitment & Engagement Coordinator
Julia Wallace

Hi, my name is Julia. I began my Home Instead journey early in 2009 back in the UK. My background is in nursing and teaching young children but I have spent most of the last 25 years caring for adults in their own homes, hospitals and aged care facilities. I am passionate about providing exceptional care to our clients. Recruitment allows me to search for people who have that extra special magic.

In my spare time I climb mountains, go to the gym and work voluntarily for Animal Liberation Queensland, being their Stalls Coordinator.

Michelle Arnott

Care Manager
Michelle Arnott

Hello, my name is Michelle and I work at Home Instead Senior Care as a Care Manager. My passion for working in the Community began in 2005 and has only grown stronger. I feel blessed to be involved with all my clients and their families and strive to provide the best care possible.