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Natalie Hodge, RN
Owner, Director of Client Services

Natalie is a Registered Nurse with over 15 years of experience in healthcare administration and nursing care including medical-surgical, oncology, and special-needs procedural care. She is able to contribute a wide knowledge base to her client care management team. Natalie’s primary role is to lead and oversee the Client Services Team, including Care Managers and Caregivers. She is responsible for ensuring that the Client Services Team delivers exceptional care to each client we have the privilege of serving.


Andrew Hodge
Owner, Director of Operations

With more than 15 years of business management experience, Andrew is focused on oversight and development of financial and operational systems that ensure the framework for providing exceptional care. In addition to his role with HCA, Andrew serves with various community organizations and is dedicated to building relationships within the community that promote the “Aging in Place” philosophy.

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Danielle Garrett, LBSW
Client Care Manager

Danielle Garrett serves as a Client Care Manager, working with clients and their families at Home Care Assistance. Danielle has worked professionally in various social service and caregiving roles since 2010. Her strong passion to help others in need led to a desire to become a licensed social worker (LBSW) and pursue human services as a career. Through her education and daily work, Danielle is committed to Changing the Way the World Ages.

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Morgan Baldwin, LMSW
Client Care Manager

As a Client Care Manager at Home Care Assistance, Morgan’s goal is to comprehensively address the needs of her clients. Morgan appreciates sitting down with her clients and hearing their stories, wishes, and concerns as they enter a new chapter of life with caregiver services. Morgan has a Masters Degree in Social Work from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville with a background in mental health services and oncology. Morgan grew up in the St. Louis area and enjoys reading, cooking, hiking, and learning new things.

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John Potocki, RDCS, RVT
Business Development Manager

John Potocki joined the Home Care Assistance team in 2013. John started as a caregiver, then became staffing coordinator and now serves as Business Development Manager, handling all marketing and community liaison responsibilities. John also works in a hospital as a Cardiac Sonographer. Outside of work, John performs regularly around Austin as a singer/songwriter. John has a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts Degree from the University of Central Florida and an Applied Sciences Associates Degree from Austin Community College.

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Betsy Montemayor
Employee Care Manager

Betsy Montemayor joined the Home Care Assistance team in 2015. She serves as an Employee Care Manager, assisting in the scheduling, hiring, and supervision of our caregivers. Betsy believes that one should treat others the same way they wish to be treated; for this reason she treats people with courtesy and respect. Betsy is trained in our Balanced Care Method and Cognitive Therapeutic Method, she is CPR and First Aid certified, and Blood Pathogen certified. Betsy is experienced in working with clients with a wide variety of conditions including Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, Dementia, COPD, Multiple Sclerosis, Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Mental Behavioral Disorders, and Friedreich’s Ataxia.

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Amanda Vorpahl
Office Manager

As the Home Care Assistance Office Manager, Amanda oversees the daily administrative tasks for our offices including invoicing, accounts receivable, documentation management, and payroll. Amanda holds a Master’s Degree in Biotechnology from Texas A&M University and worked as a laboratory manager in university research before joining the Home Care Assistance team in 2018. Amanda believes in hard work, kindness, and silliness in both professional interactions and personal recreation.

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Gregoria Sotelo
Recruitment Specialist

Gregoria Sotelo has served as a Recruitment Specialist for Home Care Assistance since 2018. She assists in the recruitment and hiring of our caregiver staff as well as a variety of administrative functions. Gregoria finds gratitude knowing she is providing our clients with the best caregivers in the area. Previously, Gregoria has worked for many years as a caregiver. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family, watching movies, and exercising.

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Jennifer King
Administrative Assistant

Jennifer King is an Administrative Assistant with Home Care Assistance. She assists with staff support duties, directing and assisting visitors and employees, resolving concerns, and promoting public communication. Jennifer has been in the Healthcare Administrative field since 2003. Outside of work, Jennifer enjoys watching movies, traveling with her family, learning about different cultures and trying new things.

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Tatyanna Brantley
Lead Caregiver

Tatyanna joined HCA in 2016 as a Caregiver. She was promoted to the Lead Caregiver position in 2019. As a Lead Caregiver she assists with development, training, and supervision of our caregiver team. She also performs client supervisory visits and fills in as a caregiver when necessary. She primarily works out of our Bee Cave office. Prior to joining HCA, Tatyanna worked in senior care facilities as a CNA for a number of years caring for residents. Tatyanna's client care experience is very diverse and includes caring for clients with Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, FTD, feeding tube, and various other conditions. Tatyanna loves to make her clients smile and support her team members.

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Marcus Clayton
Lead Caregiver

Marcus joined HCA team 2012 as a caregiver. After working in that role for a number of years he was promoted to the role of Lead Caregiver. As a Lead Caregiver he provides assistance in the supervision and development of our caregiver team. Marcus believes that you have to treat one as if you were in their shoes. For that reason he always treats others with kindness, courtesy, and respect: As a Lead Caregiver he appreciates the opportunity to support our clients and caregivers through employee development, training, supervision and personal attention. Prior to joining HCA Marcus's background was in mental health services. He is experienced in working with clients with a wide variety of conditions including Dementia, Cerebral Palsy, Alzheimer's, and Parkinson's. In his free time he enjoys watching movies, traveling, church, spending time with family and friends, and learning new things in life.

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Margaret Shankles, LVN
Lead Caregiver

Margaret is a Lead Caregiver at Home Care Assistance. As a Lead Caregiver she is responsible for training and supporting our caregivers. She performs client supervisory visits and fills in to care for clients when needed. Margaret enjoys educating and helping caregivers maintain safety and remain healthy. Margaret grew up in Pasadena Tx, but is originally from a small town outside Dallas. SHe has been a licensed vocational nurse for over 25 years and has worked in various nursing positions. Margaret loves working at Home Care Assistance because helping people is what makes her happiest. Margaret believes that making a difference in people's lives is important and strives to achieve that goal every day.

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