Our Team

Karen Lawrence, MSN, PHN, RN-BC, CCM

President / Owner

Karen earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Assumption College in Worcester, Massachusetts and her Master of Science Degree in Nursing from the University of Phoenix, summa cum laude. She is certified in Gerontological Nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and is a licensed public health nurse. Karen is also a Certified Case Manager and a member of the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers. She has over 30 years of experience working with elder adults in long term care and as an educator working with long-term care nurses and care providers. Karen serves Matrix clients throughout the metro area.

Savanna Kamara, RN

Care Manager 

Savanna earned her Registered Nurse degree from the University of St. Catherine in Saint Paul, MN and has over 14 years of nursing experience. She has extensive experience in providing supervision, teaching and mentorship to other nursing care staff. Her background includes working in clinical settings providing nursing care to a wide variety of patients with diverse needs. In addition she has experience in geriatric care management and client assessments and works to ensure high standards of care.

Jenny Hayden, RN

Care Manager 

Jenny earned her Registered Nurse degree from Normandale Community College and has over 27 years of nursing experience. Her background is in hospital setting caring for Neuro, Rehab, Brain Injury, Epilepsy and Medical/Surgical clients. She has worked as a Care Manager and has additional experience in geriatric care management, ensuring high standards of care. Jenny has provided comprehensive care management and personal care to clients as well as training, supervision and orientation to home caregivers. She serves clients throughout the metro area.

Cierra Dowd

Home Care Manager

Cierra graduated from the University of Minnesota-Duluth with a Bachelors Degree in Biology and a double minor in Psychology and Public Health Education. She has 7 years of experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant and 2 years experience as a Home Care Services Coordinator. At Matrix she coordinators the clients and caregivers schedules along with the RN’s to make sure all our client needs are met.

Keely, RN

On Call Nurse

 

 Elizabeth Engeldinger

Human Resources Manager

Rhett Murdaugh

Marketing & Recruiting Coordinator

Liane Pederson, RN, BA

Educational Coordinator

Bruce Lawrence

Business Manager / Owner