Leadership and Staff

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is the governing body of Solutions for Care. It is responsible for ensuring that Solutions for Care is effective in achieving its mission and goals, and for setting the agency’s direction, establishing policies and managing and allocating resources. Its primary responsibilities are to:

  • Set policy, approve position statements, programs and services.
  • Approve the annual budget and financial statements.
  • Represent the public need and interest to the organization and positively represent Solutions for Care to the public.
  • Find the resources needed for an efficient organization.
  • Evaluate organizational effectiveness.

If you are interested in serving a two-year term on the Board of Directors, please contact
Sarah Saenz at (708) 447-2448, or ssaenz@solutionsforcare.org for information and a nomination form.


Solutions for Care Board of Directors

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Paul Porter
5/3 Bank Manager

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Mark Schottler
Schottler & Associates



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Andrew Barone

Attorney, Social Security Disability
The Law Office of Andrew A. Barone,LLC

Javier Garibay

Attorney, Social Security Disability
The Law Office of Andrew A. Barone,LLC

Janine Gaiman

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Treasure Ana Maria Montes de Oca-Rojas


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Ray Pope



Leadership Team

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Richard Juarez, Sr

Executive Director

Christine Komperda

Assistant Executive Director


Solutions for Care Supervisors

Adam FilipAdult Protective Services Supervisor 708-447-2448 Ext. 206

Miriam Rico – Caregiver Specialist (708) 447-2448 Ext. 129

Elizabeth Hruza – Care Coordination Supervisor (708) 447-2448 Ext. 113

Anna Ledesma – ADRN Supervisor 708-447-2448 Ext. 114