Staff

Joshua Thompson
Chief Executive Officer

Joshua Thompson brings passion, vision and leadership to Option 1 Home Health Care as CEO with his sights set on building a progressive, customer service based organization. Joshua fell in love with this business because of the positive impact that can be made by providing quality care and superior customer satisfaction. He is confident he can and will make a difference in the lives of his clients and their families.

With nearly 2 decades of experience in startup companies and the ability to build companies with a solid foundation and growth with stability as the primary vision Joshua has always built his businesses looking through his customers eyes and providing services with the highest quality customer service. He understands without satisfied customers and gaining their confidence to refer people to the company you cannot excel.


Kendra Velasquez
Director of Operations

Kendra has a greater purpose when working with clients and caregivers, understanding their desires and fears based on her own experiences. Her sense of compassion and commitment to excellence are apparent and greatly appreciated by those she serves.

Certifications/Licenses

  • Certified Nurse Assistant
  • Elementary Education Certification
  • First Aid/CPR
Profession- Current title: Director of Operations @ Option 1 Home Health Cares

Past career experiences:
  • Director of Operations of a homecare agency for 8 years
  • Assistant Director of an educational facility focusing on healthcare
  • 5+ years as an Administrator/Licensee of 2 Adult Foster Care Homes