FirstLight is About People
Home Care is Not a Career, It’s a Calling
We know your first priority when choosing a home care provider is finding someone you can trust and rely on… someone who will care for your loved one as you would, and as we would our own. We’ve been where you are, and this is one of the main reasons we chose to be in this business.
Jim Crews, President/Owner
Jim has an undergraduate degree in Marketing from Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia and an MBA from the University of Charleston in Charleston, West Virginia. Jim has spent a total of fifteen years in the healthcare sector ranging from hospital operations to selling/consulting to medical facilities.
Jim’s entire family has a healthcare background; from his brother who started several outpatient surgery companies to his Mom who is an RN and Dad, who retired as President/CEO of Banner Health System in Phoenix, AZ.
Jim enjoys everything Arizona has to offer including golf, hiking, spending time with his family and traveling.
FirstLight Home Care of Chandler & East Valley provides compassionate caregiving services to seniors throughout the valley.
Becky Crews, Owner
Becky has a Masters Degree in Psychology from Marshall University Graduate College. She spent six years working in medical rehabilitation administering neuropsychological evaluations, including Charleston Area Medical Center, before staying home to raise her two daughters. She has been especially active raising her daughters with extensive involvement in their school and leading them in their volunteer activities.
Becky knows from experience that families are often in need of trustworthy, responsible and caring people to help with family members. They found in-home care for her father who wished to stay in his home in Tennessee at the time and was in need of extra help. That’s why she is so excited about FirstLight Home Care of Chandler & East Valley!
Becky is very active in the community and spends a significant amount of time volunteering for different non-profit organizations around the valley. Becky enjoys hiking, golf, tennis, yoga, art, running races and marathons.
If you are seeking senior companion or personal care or help after surgery, call FirstLight Home Care.
Dawn Elkjer, VP Operations
As VP of Operations, Dawn has responsibility of overseeing the day-to-day functions at FirstLight Home Care of Scottsdale. Dawn joined FirstLight Home Care with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management and over 10 years of experience in healthcare, technology, office management, marketing and social media.
Dawn enjoys art, photography, traveling and spending time with her husband, while keeping very busy raising their three children.
Through experiences caring for others, Dawn realizes the gift it is to help others achieve the highest quality of living. She has seen first-hand what challenges seniors are faced with today and is ready to discuss ways to meet those challenges.
Call FirstLight Home Care of Scottsdale to discuss your need for that little extra help at home for mom or dad!
Serving Maricopa County, AZ including Chandler, Ahwatukee, Tempe, Sun Lakes, Gilbert, Mesa, Phoenix. Our office is located near I-10 and Ray Road and our wonderful caregivers live throughout the valley. Our free in-home assessments are scheduled at your convenience.