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Personal Care Staff Member

Shirmell Barnett

Shirmell is our bookkeeper and is responsible for monitoring our financial activities, banking, weekly invoicing of our clients and payment of our vendors. She resides in close proximity to our office which enables her to balance the active life style of Decatur with work.

Cathy Schaum, RN, BSN

Cathy works primarily in the Decatur and North Atlanta area and is responsible for clinical oversight of these clients. Overseeing medication management clients is also a part of her responsibility. Cathy earned a B.S .in Nursing from Georgia Baptist College of Nursing. With a career of over 25 years in healthcare prior to joining Personal Care, Cathy had extensive experience as a Nephrology nurse, and in administrative rolls for assisted living and hospice care facilities.

Joy Jessup

Joy joined the Personal Care team in the Fall of 2020 as the Office Administrative Assistant. She has a passion for all things culinary and is a classically trained chef. Joy is currently studying Holistic Nutrition at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition.

Bree Green

Bree joined Personal Care in 2020 and is responsible for managing our shared services staffing. She enjoys problem solving and making all the puzzle pieces fit, as well as working with clients and caregivers.

Debbie Hughes

Debbie helps coordinate all our human resource responsibilities. This includes assisting in the hiring/onboarding process, maintaining staff personnel files, ensuring staff have all requirements up-to-date including their training requirements, as well as assisting with managing benefits such as vacation & PDO time, 401(K) and Medical Insurance. Debbie has an Associate of Science degree in Business Administration.