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Visiting Homecare International Corporate Profile

Lawrence Meigs, President
Larry Meigs co-founded Senior Homecare by Angels  in 1998, to fulfill a vision for a home care company with a difference - putting caring first. Serving as President since the company's inception, Larry has continued to combine his extensive experience in franchise development with strategic leadership, ensuring exceptional support for our franchisees and resulting in the phenomenal growth of the  organization. Prior to 1998, Larry acted as a business consultant for expanding companies operating through the franchise model.



Dave Ritterling, CEO
Dave holds an MA and MM in focus on Human Relationships and has been a successful business owner in the private duty home care industry for over 10 years. Additionally, he serves as a Director of one of the leading private duty franchises in the US. A career military officer and business executive he has operated large organizations in the manufacturing and military sectors. For the past four years, Dave has hosted “The Senior Living Today” radio show in Southern Colorado USA a weekly show focused on senior independence issues.


Pat Drea, Chief Operations Officer
Pat Drea joined Senior Homecare by Angels  in 2005, and is the Chief Operations Officer. Pat is responsible for the overall operations support efforts. She is a 23 year veteran of the private duty home care industry, a presenter on homecare issues, a contributor to Private Duty Insider Magazine and is on the Advisory Board of the National Association of Private Duty Home Care (US) . Prior to Senior Homecare by Angels , Pat served as Chief Executive Officer for At Home Total Care, National Director for Business Development for Staff Builders Home Care Agency and a Staff Builders Home Care Agency franchise owner.



Richard Bitner, Vice President
Richard Bitner has been with Senior Homecare by Angels since 2002, and is responsible for building the US brand by implementing strategic marketing initiatives that fuel growth. Richard has a proven track record of developing successful marketing strategies for home care clients, prospective franchisees and the national media; while also providing national, regional and one-on-one marketing training consultations to franchisees. Richard has 30 years of background in media, marketing, advertising and public relations. His previous experience includes serving on the Digital Production and Internet Marketing Team for Gannett Publishing and national consulting in website development and Internet marketing.

Each Senior Homecare by Angels agency is a franchise that is independently owned and operated. The Franchisor, Visiting Homecare International Inc., does not control or manage the day to day business operations of any Senior Homecare by Angels franchised agency.