About Our Staff
Doris Kasold – President & Owner
For 30 years Doris worked for the News Media company Gannett, Inc., 27 of which she was a Vice President of Circulation for USA Today. She helped build the newspaper from it’s beginning, by creating excellence in delivery and customer service. Her success has always come from putting people first, above all else – her employees and clients – and encouraging them to put their priorities first in their own lives. Doris is a natural leader, selecting the best people for the task at hand. She supports her team by making sure they have the tools and quality education programs they need to excel.
Michelle Lowack – Business Development Director
Michelle Lowack is the Business Development Director for HCA and has been a Largo resident for over 25 years. Michelle graduated Cum Laude from UW Wisconsin at Whitewater. She has a heart for service and has served in many health and wellbeing organizations both in professional and volunteer capacities. Michelle’s father was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s which has given Michelle a particular passion for Alzheimer’s causes, prevention, and research and she has been inspired to fulfil the role of Missions Chair for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Her career also includes:
- 20+ years as a volunteer for the American Cancer Society
- Member and Board of Directors at Local/District and State GFWC for 15 years
- Eden At Home Associate
- Board of Directors Secretary for the Guardian Association of Pinellas County
- Education Co-Chair for GAPC
- Member of Better Living for Seniors (BLS)
- Vice Chair of the Professional Development Committee of BLS
- Member of Bible Study Fellowship (BSF)
Renee Burgess – Financial Officer
Renee joined Home Care Assistance with a background in Marketing & Accounting in the Salon & Spa industry. She has been an owner and partner in 2 Salons in Washington DC, and Northern VA. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business from Georgia Southern University in 1992.
Barbara Dubose – RN
Barbara has been an RN in the Healthcare Industry for over 23 years. Barbara is focused, determined and a capable nurse, who has a track record of providing world class healthcare to her patients and clients. Barbara has worked in a variety of different nursing environments and is able to take on challenging positions. As a true professional, Barbara works directly with our clients and she is able to create a positive and comfortable home environment while ensuring quality care to our clients.