Home Health Staff


Home Health Staff


Denise Curran, RN

Vice President of Home Health Operations

Denise has been the Executive Director of our Home Health Care Division since June of 2016. Her years of health care experience, formal leadership and business development training and outgoing personality make her a perfect fit to help Freudenthal Home Health become the premier provider of skilled home health care in the St. Joseph area and beyond.

Nursing Staff


Tara Sowell, RN
Clinical Director

Tara has been a stellar team member since her arrival and has stepped up as our Clinical Director for our Home Health nursing team.


Michelle Rosenthal, RN
Admitting Nurse


Amy Lieffring, RN

Amy is the definition of "team player.” She is ALWAYS the first one to pick up extra visits or lend a helping hand, no matter the personal cost.


Tanya Ewing, RN
Case Manager


Jenni O’Meara, LPN
Wound Specialist

Jenni joined the Freudenthal family on the recommendation of a friend. She loves being able to use every bit of her nursing skill and adding new skills. “It's something different at every visit.”


Tearany Hendrix, LPN

You won't find someone who cares about their patients more than Tearany, and not just as a patient, but on a personal level. She doesn’t do it for the praise either, she does it because she’s genuinely a kind person.


Sarah Bokay, LPN  

Sarah combines a unique skill set of emotional intelligence and hands-on nursing that is a perfect combination for the home health team.  We are honored to have Sarah as a part of the Freudenthal family.


Catalina Poling
Office Associate


Kay Brown
Office Associate


Read Wall, PT, DPT, CAFS

Director of Rehab
Doctor of Physical Therapy -
Certified in Applied Functional Science


Physical Therapy Staff


Maureen Raffensperger, PT, DPT

Maureen has built a wonderful reputation over the years as one of the best physical therapists in the entire region.  She not only started the PTA program at MWSU, but also is an accomplished researcher and writer.


Robert Knowles, PT, DPT
Doctor of Physical Therapy


Emma Bucher, PT, DPT
Doctor of Physical Therapy


Skariah Varghese, PT, DPT
Doctor of Physical Therapy


Kelly Jarrett, PTA
Physical Therapy Assistant

Kelly Jarrett is a wonderfully energetic member of the Freudenthal family. Her warm and caring nature makes her a perfect fit, especially in her role of taking exercise classes to various facilities across the St. Joseph area.


Sharon Avery, PTA
Physical Therapy Assistant


Amy Hallquist, PTA
Physical Therapy Assistant


Samantha Legrand, PTA
Physical Therapy Assistant

Samantha Legrand joined Freudenthal because she knew we are more than a company, we are a family. She enjoys the challenge of home health and the creativity it allows her have in customizing care for her patient’s needs.


Kayla White, PTA
Physical Therapy Assistant

Occupational Therapy Staff


Julie Raines, OTR
Occupational Therapist


Sheila Surmeier, OTR
Occupational Therapist


Angela McQuinn, COTA
Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant

Speech Therapy Staff


Linda Kemper, SLP
Speech Language Pathologist