Compassion, integrity, family, excellence, trustworthiness, accountability, and diversity at Lane County
Our people are our greatest asset. From every aspect of our in home care, our dedicated staff works hard to make a difference in the lives of residents in Eugene and Lane County. 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 and truly represents A Higher Standard.
Jennifer Ensminger, Owner/Administrator
A Washington State native, Jennifer has been managing in health care related fields since 2000. Because she was President of an orthopedic specialty hospital in Los Angeles California as well as the President and Chief Administrative Officer of a two-hospital system in Eugene and Springfield, she has an immense knowledge of the healthcare industry and what it takes to build and sustain a healthy company. In 2014 Jennifer decided to open BrightStar Care of Lane County because she felt there was limited options for a quality in home care agency in our area and thought she could create a company based on core values and appreciating her employees who would in-turn provide premium care for her clients. Her mission is to provide the highest quality care to our clients and give peace of mind to families in need of specialized care for just about any situation imaginable. She has her Bachelors in Science from Whitman College in Walla Walla Washington and her Masters of Business Administration from Pepperdine University in Malibu California. She has an amazing husband with three wonderful teenagers in school in Eugene who all enjoy everything the outdoors has to offer.
Danielle Sidler, Director of Nursing
A Colorado native, Danielle moved here to Oregon with her family in 2005. She currently resides in the Thurston area with her boyfriend. Danielles lifelong dream was to be able to care for people by become a nurse. She is passionate about caring for people during difficult times and is drawn to helping improve both client and family members’ lives at BrightStar Care. Danielle has three children, two adult-aged children and one teenager, who is very active in basketball. In her spare time, she attends high school basketball games and spends time with her friends and family. She is a home-body and enjoy doing things around my house like home improvements, decorating, and reading books.
Lacey Hines, Marketing Manager
A Louisiana native, Lacey recently moved to the Eugene area. She has a family full of doctors, registered nurses and facility administrators that have shown her the amazing impact the health care profession can play on individuals and their families during difficult times. Her background comes from marketing and donor relations for the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Lacey earned her degree in Communications from University of Louisiana at Lafayette. She has an adorable Scottish terrier and loves the outdoors. She enjoys meeting new people and helpping individuals in the Lane Country area with all of their care-giving needs. Lacey has moved to Texas due to her Fiance's job with the Air Force. She still works remotely for us for marketing purposes.
Questions about our care team?
Please contact us online or call our Lane County offices at (541) 632-7800 and we'll be happy to answer them.