Ignacio Céspedes, PhD, Owner
Senior Services Consultant
In addition to managing the BrightStar office, local owner Ignacio
Céspedes is a part-time faculty member of the University of Phoenix
Health Care Administration program. With a PhD in electrical
engineering, Ignacio started out as a biomedical engineer, earned
several patents for medical devices, and published over 40 peer-reviewed
scientific articles in the medical arena. Desiring more direct contact
with providers and patients, he earned an MBA and transitioned to
marketing and business management, serving as a senior executive at
three Sacramento-area medical device companies and consulting for
medical technology companies across the U.S. and around the world.
BrightStar gives Ignacio the opportunity to personally and directly
focus on patients and providers in our own community. Ignacio is proud
to provide responsive round-the-clock service, one client at a time.
Our caregivers are the biggest asset of our Senior Care operation.
They understand that their function is to assist with independent or
assited living in the home, while relieving stress to the family
Senior care is their passion.
They strive to care for
our clients as if they were family.