Nison Simontov

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (EMERITUS)

Nison Simontov founded Alleva Home Care in 2005 as a personal mission to honor the memory of his grandfather. Since the beginning, he was committed to supporting the needs of his clients by providing them with expert care at affordable rates. in 2014, Nison also started a foundation seeking to fund medical research of Alzheimer's disease in partnership with the UCLA School of Medicine. It is because of Nison’s commitment to keeping home care affordable and providing service of the highest quality that Alleva Home Care is a trusted resource for hundreds of families who understand the value and the benefits of quality care, and quality lives for their loved ones. Nison has an M.B.A. and a Juris Doctorate in Health Law and is actively involved in his community.

Asha A. Burke

DEPUTY DIRECTOR

Asha Burke joined Alleva Home in 2014. Asha has worked in the eldercare industry since she was 14 years old, helping her mother operate an Adult Family Home. She loves staying in touch with Alleva clients to make sure that all of their needs are met and the concerns are resolved in a timely fashion. Asha is an integral part of the Alleva administrative team helping to ensure that the office functions properly for the benefit of our clients. In her free time, Asha enjoys spending time exploring nature with her daughter, Sara.

Kennedy Kungu

CAREGIVER LIAISON

Kennedy Kungu joined Alleva Home Care as a caregiver liaison in 2016. He enjoys a solid reputation amongst his peers and is a passionate advocate for all Alleva caregivers. Kennedy lives in Tacoma with his wife and child and spends his free time gardening.

Nicole Stewart

PODCAST PRODUCER

Nicole Stewart comes to our company with years of experience as a seasoned marketing and media production guru. In the past, she has worked for a digital lifestyle magazine and developed its podcast series with its cutting-edge reporting and informative interviews. Nicole holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration and is active in her community.

Hanahn Korman

NURSE CONSULTANT

Hanahn Korman is a seasoned Registered Nurse who has been helping our company with assessments, development of care plans, and nurse delegation services, when necessary. She has owned and operated her own successful home health care agency and brings with her a wealth of knowledge on all things nursing.

Melissa Evans

COMMUNITY RELATIONS

Melissa Evans joined our company out of her passion for the growing senior population. She has worked as an Activities Director for an independent living facility in San Diego and in her spare time, she continues to work with seniors as a volunteer in various non-profit organizations.