Our Staff at BrightStar Care® Center City

Our experienced and compassionate staff is dedicated to caring for your loved one as if they were family. Get to know our team.

  • Olu Lawal

    Director of Operations

    Olu is enthusiastic about expanding awareness of the Brightstar brand and its reputation for excellence in the Philadelphia area. He brings a professional background in finance and management consulting to his present role focused on operational efficiency and service delivery. Olu holds degrees from the University of Maryland - College Park and the University of Virginia.

    Olu Lawal Director of Operations
  • Toka Wisseh, RN

    Director of Nursing

    With more than 19 years of experience in the healthcare field, Toka is skilled in providing care to a diverse population - from infants to seniors. Toka’s expertise allows her to deliver expert and comprehensive assessments while also delivering excellent customer service. Toka is compassionate and empathetic, and she strives to deliver high-quality and timely patient-centered care to every client. Toka obtained her License Practical Nurse at Bresline Learning Center, her Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) at Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania, and her Medical Office Certificate at Temple University. Experienced in providing clinical care within hospitals, rehab, nursing homes, assisted living, home care, and primary care, Toka is BLS and CPR certified and ready to help!

    Toka Wisseh, RN
  • Natalie Chu

    Office Manager
    Natalie is the Office Manager at BrightStar Care of Center City. She is responsible for customer care coordination and manages Human Resources functions for our field staff. Natalie is a native Philadelphian she is very committed and passionate about improving everyone’s health. She obtained her Bachelor of Science from Thomas Jefferson University and is currently in a Dual Degree Master's program (Health Administration & Health Informatics) at Saint Joseph’s University. Natalie enjoys advancing and helping the community at BrightStar Care of Center City.
    Natalie Chu
  • Taeshja Fordham

    Branch Operations
    Taeshja supports our management and operations functions at BrightStar Care of Center City. She is detail-oriented, committed to client satisfaction and understands the importance of personalized care. She is commitment to lifelong learning and honing her skills in healthcare management. Taeshja holds a B.sc degree in Health Services Administration and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in the same field also from Drexel University.
    Taeshja Fordham

Our Caregivers and Nurses

Our team of care professionals thoroughly screened and trained to provide the highest quality care to your family or your patients. Learn more about our compassionate and trustworthy caregivers.

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Please contact us today to schedule a complimentary consultation or call BrightStar Care Center City at 445.345.2211.

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