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Susan Dost

Susan has completed comprehensive training on priority senior issues. She has taken the educational initiative to become a professional leader in meeting the key needs and issues concerning mature adults. As President of Sheridan Care, she has an empowered staff that will personally meet with each and every client, and assess each family’s needs.




Victor IdeVictor Ide

Vic spent his career as a Human Resources Executive for several Fortune 500 companies. His passion for seniors and people with disabilities led him to leave the corporate world and start Progressive Care Partners, which has now joined with Sheridan Care to serve the desert cities.





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Meet Kam Sisco, our Administrator / Rock Star! Kam keeps the cogs of the Sheridan Care wheel moving. He has more than 15 years of professional administration and operational expertise in healthcare administration, engineering, marketing, and designer retail. Kam attended the University of Oregon and holds an AAS Degree in Business Management from PCC. He’s a recent transplant from the Pacific Northwest but calls Palm Springs home.

While in school pursuing his AAS Degree, Kam realized that he wanted to provide his administrative talents to the world of human services, where he could make a positive difference, even in a small way, to help families and friends who are enduring a challenging situation. An empathetic and sympathetic family-supporter (having lost many family members to illness and age) he is no stranger to the obstacles and emotions that can often occur when a loved one is in need of help and support.

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Gustavo is a midwest transplant since 2006 hailing from Milwaukee, WI. He joined our team of professionals after providing more than 5 years of in home personal care to people living with Parkinson’s Disease, Alzheimer’s and Lewy Body Dementia. Prior to caregiving, he has served our community in management and customer service roles. Gustavo has a great deal of compassion and insight when it comes to matching our skilled caregivers to meet our client’s needs.  He also loves expanding our presence through social media and his volunteer activities with his precious service dog Abby. We are thrilled to have him on our team as our Client Care Coordinator.


 Karen Snake

Karen Snake joined Sheridan after 10 years of providing personal care, advocacy and resources to individuals and families in the Coachella Valley. Her clients have included individuals with Developmental Disabilities, Mental Health obstacles, Multiple Sclerosis, Dementia/Memory Care and Quadriplegic Care. She has lived and worked in the desert communities for 30 years. Her professional background includes world class training and management experience from an international Fortune 500 staffing branch which includes, recruiting, hiring, training and retaining skilled professionals. She has actively served as a volunteer for a number of non-profit causes and is a 16 year board member of the Desert Communities Employer Advisory Council. Karen brings a genuine caring approach to the hiring of our compassionate and skilled team of professional caregivers, and serves as Lead Recruiter and Staffing Coordinator.

Melissa Blaylock

Melissa started working in the Healthcare field in 2010 and has been involved in working with Seniors in both Residential Group homes and Hospice. She joins our team with extensive experience in management and client care. She has been an advocate for both Seniors and individuals with Developmental Disabilities. Melissa believes it’s important to give a voice to the voiceless. When calling Sheridan Care, you will be greeted by Melissa’s upbeat brilliant personality. She also serves as Recruiter and Staffing Coordinator.