Our People

Our people are our greatest asset. From the full spectrum of adult homecare and elder care to childcare and more, the quality services we provide day in and day out would not be possible without the hard work and passion of our dedicated staff. Each member of our team embodies the core values of our business – compassion, integrity, family, excellence, trustworthiness, accountability, and diversity – and strives to make more possible for those in our care.

Compassion, integrity, family, excellence, trustworthiness, accountability, and diversity

John Botsko, Owner/President

John is a native of Indiana. He was a hospital CEO for many years and a Regional Executive for a hospital management company, overseeing multiple client hospitals in the southeastern US. John holds a Master’s degree in Hospital Administration from Indiana University School of Medicine.

Board certified in healthcare management and a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), John is very involved in the Naples and Ft. Myers communities and is an active member of a faith-based CEO organization called the C-12 Group, which provides a business and spiritual framework to operating successful businesses.

John has served as Chapter President (2010) for the (ACHE) Western Florida Chapter Board; Board Secretary, Medical Managers Association of Collier County; Board Vice President, Naples Interagency Council; Board Member, CAMEO Group of Naples; Board Member of the Indiana University Alumni Chapter of Southwest Florida; and a Board Member of the Executive Committee, American Heart Association. He also is an active member of the Rotary Club of Naples.

John is honored for the unique chance to make a big difference in his community and to each of the residents and businesses he and his staff serve in Collier and Lee counties. They invite you to experience the passion and professionalism they invest in all of the services they provide.

Erica Boals, Director of Nursing

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Adam Adkins, Client Relations

Adam Adkins has been part of the BrightStar Healthcare organization since July of 2010. Adam is a proud alumnus of the University of Michigan. While at the University of Michigan, he enjoyed success in athletics as well as academics. Adam was a member of the 1997 National Championship Football Team. While on the team, he also enjoyed three Big Ten championships. During his tenure he was twice awarded the Academic All Big Ten award. He was also a member of the Dean’s list.

Adam has always had a passion to help people. That is why he chose a career in sales. Prior to BrightStar, Adam has owned two successful businesses, and held various sales, sales management and general management positions. Due to his ability to match clients with the right solutions, he has won several awards for his efforts.

Adam is very proud of his family. He is married to Allison Adkins and has two wonderful children, Avery and Auburn. A major reason he became involved with BrightStar is because of his daughter Avery. Avery has been diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy. With her condition, she has speech, occupational and physical therapists visiting her at home weekly. Adam truly understands the importance of selecting the correct agency/provider for healthcare needs. Adam looks forward to a long and rewarding career with BrightStar. Adam is a proud member of CAMEO in Lee County, with many other organizations to follow.


Questions about our care team?

Please contact us online or call our Lee County offices at (239) 992-4779 and we’ll be happy to answer them.