Homecare By Design is a small, family owned & operated organization that exists to serve seniors in the community. Our Leadership Team works hard to provide only the best services and opportunities for seniors. "Team Pink" consists of the leadership staff who oversees the clients, care staff, and everyone in between. We are not just "employees" - we are a family, and our family is here to serve yours.
Traci Goudy, RN, President & Founder - Traci Goudy is a dedicated RN, who is the owner of Homecare By Design. As a leader of the team, she contributes her knowledge and passion for seniors, as well as over 20 years of success and experience in senior services. Traci works hand-in-hand with each of her management leadership team and in-home care staff, as well as clients, their families and businesses in the surrounding areas. After the successful opening of several local senior living communities for companies such as Rosewalk Commons, Green Tree Assisted Living, and University Place, Traci found the next natural step was to open her own business. After starting up a local home health company with a business partner, she founded her own private duty home care agency, Homecare By Design. Traci delights in finding new and innovative solutions to help families of all ages solve day-to-day problems, offering a variety of services and personalized options to help strengthen families and give them the quality at-home care that they deserve. Traci spends much of her free time on personal development, by practicing faith, fitness, and furthering her education. She and her husband, Lee, spend all the time they can with their 3 grandsons, Jack, Levi, and Isaac.
Lee Goudy, Vice President of Operations – With over 15 years of experience in supervision and quality control during his tenure at Eli Lilly (now Evonik), Lee has a keen eye for detail when it comes to providing the best care possible to our clients. In his position at Eli Lilly, he worked under stringent FDA guidelines and understands the importance of quality and exceptional service. Lee spends each day at the office working with clients and staff to streamline our services effectively and efficiently. His specialty is displayed most in the way that he gives his undivided attention to each client’s needs and creates thoughtful solutions to bring them peace of mind. Since his start with Homecare By Design in 2012, Lee has connected with our associates, who have come to respect him as not only a leader, but also as a role model. He spends his free time with his wife, Traci, and their family, and occasionally enjoying a fishing outing in his boat.
Michael Roumbakis, Life Enrichment Coach- (“Coach”) Mike hails from Boston, MA and has been working in senior care for 37 years. He chose this field of work because of his respect for seniors, and his desire to help them enjoy their retirement years with dignity. Mike goes out of his way to makes seniors and everyone he interacts with feel like family. In his personal life, Mike has 2 children and loves to coach football, basketball, and baseball. Something Mike has learned in his work with seniors is that we will all be seniors one day, which is why he works so hard to show respect and kindness to everyone he encounters.
Hope Goudy, Technical Writer & Media Specialist - Having started with Homecare By Design in the summer of 2011, Hope has served in several roles in the company, including Administrative Assistant, Scheduler, Marketing Coordinator, Caregiver, and Customer Service Representative. With her Professional Writing degree from Purdue, she now helps to solidify HBD's infrastructure and design marketing pieces through her writing and design skills. Her favorite part of working in the family business is furthering her personal growth and sharing what she learns through organized communication. Outside of work, Hope enjoys playing her guitar, cuddling with her cat Pickles, and traveling whenever possible.
Trish Johnson, Homecare Manager - Trish comes to Homecare By Design after working 20+ years in the food industry. Trish has years of experience operating front of the house and back of the house operations in restaurant settings. Her time management skills, orgrnaizational skills, and opertational skills transferred over to the health care industry beautifully. In her free time, Trish loves to unplug and go on cruises and spend time with her daughter. She has 5 dogs and rescued each one.
Sabrina Alvarado, Assistant Manager/Sales & Marketing - Sabrina has been with Homecare By Design since June 2019. Since then she has worn many hats within the company but her main role is the onboarding of new clients and managing the Membership Program. Sabrina has an extensive background in Sales and has worked in many different industries from jewerly, e-commerce, and logistics. Sabrina is a life-long learner and prides herself on giving back to others. Aside from being a full-time student at Indiana Wesleyan University, Sabrina is a loving mother to an incredible daughter and 2 pitbulls.
Monika Pavese, Caregiver Supervisor - Monika started with Homecare By Design in June 2020. Monika has 30 years of experience in a healthcare setting. She became a CNA at 23yrs old and has provided care in nursing facilities and hospitals for seniors. She has aslo worked as a medical receptionist for a multi practice doctor’s office providing excellent customer service to patients and families. From there, switched gears and work with an agency that provided services to developmentally disabled children and adult, providing hands on care and worked her way up to being a Coordinator over their programs and care staff. Monika prides herself in nurturing and growing the relationships with the seniors and caregivers to ensure long lasting relationships. Monika’s free time is spent in much the same manner with her daughter and spoiling her 2 granddaughters by instilling that caring nature in them to be their best and to always help others.
Heather Hawk, Scheduler - Heather born and raised in Lafayette, IN and joins Homecare By Design after 22+ years in the food industry. Heather is currently a full time student at Purdue University Global studying for her bachelor degree in Office Administration. In her free time she enjoys working on home projects with her husband of 21 years.