Meet Our Team

John and Aimee Hulsing; Owners

John and Aimee have worked in the professional world of healthcare, finance, and technology for 20 years. John has a degree from the Rhode Island School of Design and Aimee a Health Science Degree from the University of MN; Twin Cities. They have been married for nearly 20 years and enjoy taking care of their family and extending their skills and knowledge to provide care for Minnesota residents.

Jenna Lynn; Vice President, Managing the Minneapolis Office

Jenna has worked at HealthMax for nearly 10 years and continues to enjoy it very much. She has been able to work in all the job roles here and has built many great relationships with clients and employees during her time. “I enjoy helping others and making their lives happy.”

Deb Simms; Human Resources Coordinator, Minneapolis Office

Deb was born and raised in North Minneapolis and truly enjoys working with the people in this area. She recently received her Human Resources degree and is proud to tell you that it was 40 years after her graduation from high school. “I enjoy building trusting relationships with our care workers, it’s important to me that I create a good match for everyone involved.”

Kimberly McCloskey; Client Care Coordinator, Minneapolis Office

Kimberly has worked with HealthMax since November of 2017. Helping others reach their goals in life has always been an important aspect of her career. In her spare time Kimberly enjoys volunteering in politics and making an impact for animal and environmental rights. Being born and raised in Minnesota, camping, hiking and fishing are some of her favorite activities. “One of my goals in life is to visit all the National Parks in the United States.”

Nancy Florence; Registered Nurse

Michael Byrne; Operations Director, St Paul Office

Mike was working with the MN State Senate before coming on board with HealthMax. He has a degree from the University of MN in Political Science and has worked at HealthMax for 3 years. He enjoys seeing a person’s journey to self-sufficiency through the services that we provide.

Alexandria Wright; Client Relations Coordinator, St Paul Office

Alexandria came to work at HealthMax in July of 2017, moving to Minnesota from Chicago. She enjoys this line of work because “It reminds me of how important it is to take care of the people that can’t fully take care of themselves.”

Stephanie Kreuser; Business Director, Managing the Blaine Office

Stephanie has been with HealthMax since February of 2017 and brings a variety of experience; from retail and food service to factory and trucking. She believes that customer service is the foundation of any company, especially home health care, where everything we do is for our clients. As a mother and former military wife Stephanie shows she cares by feeding people. She enjoys beating her husband at board games, reading, crafting, and teaching her son to bake.

Katie Piehl; Client Director, Blaine Office

Katie began her career in home health care as a PCA then as a direct support staff at a group home, then eventually as a Trained Medical Assistant before coming to HealthMax in February of 2017. She enjoys helping people live the best life they can and seeing them grow and become more independent. In her free time Katies likes sewing, crafting, and baking cakes. “Creating things centers me and helps clear my mind.”       

Kelly Emmons; Client Care Coordinator, Blaine Office

Kelly’s career started in adult foster care and moved to home health care for a while. In 2017, she made a career change to HealthMax where she manages the care rather than being the caregiver. She’s always had a passion for people and loves the interaction with clients. Kelly loves a good family game night with her kids.

Sunny House; Administrative Assistant, Blaine Office

Sunny has been with HealthMax since October 2016 having worked at a drug and alcohol treatment facility for 8 years. She was a caregiver for her late husband for many years. Sunny loves helping people, doing yard work, hanging laundry outside, doing dishes, and perusing garage sales for a great deal.

Rena Keller; Director, Managing the St Cloud Office

Rena has been managing the HealthMax St Cloud office for 3 years. She has worked in the HealthCare industry for over 6 years. She enjoys helping people in need and works closely with the community to highlight programs that are useful for our clients and service workers. Her favorite pastime is being active in the local school football programs.

Crystal Phoenix; Human Resources Coordinator, St Cloud Office

Crystal has been working in the home health care industry for the last 4 years and joined HealthMax in 2017. She has been a care worker for many people with various needs from companionship to children with autism. She believes in all people and takes pride in being an advocate for people in need of a voice, knowing that she is positively impacting lives. Crystal has a unique talent as a Fire Spinner and enjoys taking care of her family.

Holly Bursaw; Client Care Coordinator, St Cloud Office

Holly has been working in home health care her entire career. Her bother was in a car accident that requires him to have 24-hour care and since then she has become passionate about learning more about how the state provides care. Holly continues to work with her brother and enjoys spending time with her family.