Frank Esterle, CSA – Partner
Frank is a 1985 Graduate of Central Bucks West High School, in Doylestown, having grown up in Chalfont, PA. Frank earned his BS in Hospitality Administration, with Distinction, from Cornell University in 1989, which is where he developed his passion for the service industry. Upon graduation, Frank spent 10+ years in hospitality consulting services, with such firms as Coopers & Lybrand LLP and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, travelling domestically and internationally, while working on diverse projects and teams. In 1996, Frank took the position of Director of Finance for Aramark’s Healthcare Support Services Division in Philadelphia, and also served as Regional Finance Director for the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Southwest and West Regions. In that role, he managed financial reporting and budgeting, and also supported operational and new business development efforts for outsourced professional services within hospital, rehab, CCRC and SNF settings.
The inspiration for Frank’s involvement in home care services was, sadly, due to the sudden death of his father (at age 60) in 2000. This shocking loss fueled Frank’s desire to make a difference in his community, and and he quickly focused on the growing need for in-home senior care for individuals struggling during a difficult time. In late 2003, Frank found a match in Home Helpers, and in July 2004, partnered with his brother-in-law, Greg Scheck, CPA, to launch their initial agency in the Buxmont area.
Frank is a Certified Senior Advisor from the Society of Certified Senior Advisors®. Frank resides with his wife and three sons in North Wales, PA
Anastasia Beamer – Regional Manager
Anastasia is responsible for all aspects of the Home Helpers’ client relationship experience, beginning with initial inquiries and education. As a professional social worker, Anastasia is a wealth of information and resources, and facilitates our clients’ home care journey. Anastasia is a liaison for Home Helpers’ community relationships and interacts regularly with our many referral sources, including hospitals, rehab facilities, continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs), personal and memory care communities, social workers, physicians’ offices, elder law attorneys, financial advisors and aging life care professionals.
Anastasia is a lifelong resident of Montgomery County and a graduate of Bishop McDevitt High School and Gwynedd Mercy University (BS in Sociology, concentration in Social Work). She brings deep clinical experience to our team at Home Helpers, having worked in the capacity of clinical liaison at a CCRC, for many years. In this care management role, Anastasia collaborated with the clinical staff of the region’s large health systems, such as Abington—Jefferson and Penn Health, and advocated for her residents and patients. Anastasia has also worked in a dedicated skilled rehab setting, where she had intake, community relationship and operational responsibilities. She began her career in senior living at the Hill at Whitemarsh, in Lafayette Hill, where she held multiple positions, including activities coordinator.
Anastasia resides in Ambler with her husband, three active children and two dogs. She is a frequently seen on the sidelines of many athletic venues in the area, especially lacrosse fields, cheering for her kids and volunteering.
Brett Schnable, LPN, PCHA – Client Care Manager
Brett received his Practical Nursing degree from Eastern Center for Arts and Technology in Willow Grove, PA. He was inspired to pursue a career in nursing after a life-changing experience he had with a nurse at Temple Lung Center, where his father was being treated. Brett witnessed the impact of excellent care and saw the resulting transformation in his father’s attitude and outlook. After receiving his degree in nursing (while working as a home improvement contractor), Brett began his career with HCR Manor Care, in Montgomeryville. After a series of promotions over five years, he became the Director of Care Delivery on the dementia unit. Brett brings to Home Helpers substantial experience caring for individuals with cognitive impairment, at all levels. Always interested in continuing education, Brett received his Personal Care Home Administrator’s certification in May, 2018, and shortly after that, earned an Associate’s Degree (Business Administration) from Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell.
Prior to joining Home Helpers in 2019, Brett was the Director of Wellness for a newly-constructed personal and memory care community in Bucks County, where he gained invaluable experience in all aspects of a start-up operation, including human resources, policy and procedure development, state licensure and compliance, and marketing initiatives. Before that position, Brett had been the Director of Nursing for McCallum Assisted Living, which owns two personal care communities in the Philadelphia area.
Brett is a lifelong resident of Montgomery County and was a graduate of North Penn High School in Lansdale, PA. He lives in Schwenksville with his daughter and two dogs.