About Our Staff
Manpreet Singh DhallaOwner & President
Coming from a family of physicians, Manpreet has always been surrounded by healthcare and been drawn to having a positive social impact in whatever he does. He started HCA with this vision in mind: being the best home care provider in Ft. Lauderdale and truly having a Client First mentality. Taking care of the elderly is a value that’s been ingrained and taught to Manpreet his whole life; his parents are from India, where the culture requires giving elders the utmost respect and love. With family and friends, Manpreet’s seen firsthand how quality, 1-on-1 care can make a big difference. He understands the emotional and physical challenges that can arise when loved ones need care.
Professionally, Manpreet has a strong history of leading companies and working in healthcare. He worked as a Consultant with McKinsey & Company, where he advised healthcare providers on improving patient care, quality, and access. He was also Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Alpha Atlantic Capital, a firm that acquired multifamily properties across the U.S. Finally, he is a Founding Board Member and Treasurer of the Dasvandh Network: a non-profit, online giving platform aimed to ignite charitable donations within the Sikh community.
Manpreet graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a dual-degree: B.S. (finance concentration) from the Wharton School of Business and a B.A. in Economics as a liberal arts major. He also holds an MBA in Social Enterprise, Management & Strategy, Marketing, and Managerial Analytics from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Annemarie Marrou YenorLead Nurse
Annie is a licensed nurse practitioner, specialized in Adult/Gerontology Primary Care. She comes skilled in patient assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and support within the adult/senior community.
Professionally, Annie has solid experience working with elders. She previously worked at ChenMed, a clinical organization committed to bringing superior health care to seniors. Annie knew she wanted to work with elders during her nursing school rotations. She spent significant time with the geriatric population and gained a great deal of knowledge and insights from the patients she cared for.
She received a Bachelors in Health Science from Florida International University and holds an accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania, where she also completed a Master of Science in Nursing (certification in Adult/Gerontology Primary Care).
Janelle JacksonEmployee Care Manager
As the Employee Care Manager, Janelle is responsible for managing/scheduling our caregivers and ensuring that they have the skills, knowledge, and resources to provide the premier home care services that our clients deserve. She takes great care in maintaining caregiver/client relationships, ensuring caregiver and client satisfaction, and ensuring that our caregivers understand how to apply our Balanced Care Method™ philosophy in all aspects of care services.
Janelle developed a passion for elderly care during her extensive time in the healthcare field. She took care of many elderly clients when she worked as a Patient Care Technician in the hospital. She strives for excellence as seen in the amount of compassion and enthusiasm she puts into taking care of the elderly. Janelle also comes from a background in home care, which adds to her thorough knowledge in the hiring process and building long-lasting relationships with caregivers and clients.
Janelle’s deep understanding and passion for caring about others comes naturally to her, making her such a vital and important part of our team.
Donnette Chin-PitterRecruiting Assistant
As Recruiting Assistant, Donnette is instrumental in finding and recruiting high quality caregivers. Additionally, she ensures that caregivers keep their documents & credentials up to date, while also overseeing the daily care notes that our caregivers complete. Professionally, she has experience in marketing and administration within the healthcare industry.
Donnette comes from an exceptionally large mixed-Chinese family. As a child in Jamaica, she was always taught to respect one’s elders and care for them no matter what. She saw this firsthand as her parents cared for her grandparents. Donnette’s also seen her Mom care for her son who is mentally challenged. Personally, Donnette gave birth to premature twins that needed special care and has another child who suffers from seizures.
These personal experiences made Donnette realize that she wanted to help others more and that taking care of loved ones is a full-time job---thus making home care a perfect fit for her personally and professionally.
Tasha WrightRecruiter / HR Assistant
As Recruiter / HR Assistant, Tasha is primarily responsible for hiring the highest quality caregivers in Fort Lauderdale. She carefully interviews and screens our applicants to ensure we only hire the best. Tasha also helps with caregiver management and scheduling.
Growing up in a tightknit household, she cared for her grandfather (who had cancer and kidney failure) when her Mom (a professional CNA caregiver) was away. Being a caregiver for her late grandfather brought Tasha the utmost joy knowing that she was able to care for his needs.
After moving to Florida, she knew she wanted to work in the homecare industry and worked as a recruiter with other agencies. Tasha takes extreme pride in having a stringent hiring process to only hire caregivers with great experience and knowledge. She appreciates that when our clients are happy with their care that her approach is validated.
Tasha is also furthering her education by pursuing a degree in Office Management. She plans to utilize this degree to continue to help provide the best care for our clients.