Meet the Team
Sanjay Das originally grew up in India, but has made the United States his home for over 23 years. With his decade-long experience as a family caregiver, he started the agency as a tribute to his grandmother, who raised him since the day he was born. Sanjay is passionate about senior care, nature, and staying healthy. A former IT professional with a 20 year phenomenal corporate career, he currently focuses on creating certainty & hope for seniors and their families, and improving people’s lives.”
Camillia is a graduate of Miller-Motte College in Raleigh, NC with am Associates degree in Medical Office and Administration. She has 4 years of experience in scheduling, and loves to organize chaos!. She enjoys bringing laughter, and positive energy to her caregivers. Camillia is a crafter by heart, and likes to entertain her family and friends.
Mimi Saraphis is the Nursing Supervisor and has been with Always Best Care from its conception, over 5 years ago. For most of her nursing career, her focus was Labor and Delivery. For the last 10 years she has focused more on working with Seniors. She loves to travel and spend time with her children and friends.
Client Care Manager
Melanie is a certified Aging Life Care Professional, specializing in dementia care. She provides guidance, support, information, and resources for families who are navigating the often overwhelming elder care journey. Before joining the Always Best Care team, she was an Elder Care Consultant, providing elder care coaching, long-term care planning, and case management.
Through assessment and monitoring, planning and problem-solving, education and advocacy, she creates a roadmap to help families with the current and future needs of their loved one. By coordinating with ABC team members and the family, we can ensure quality care, improve quality of life, and maintain their loved one’s independence as long as possible.
Melanie enjoys spending time with family, creating art, and enjoys being active in political and social justice issues.
Recruitment and Retention Specialist
Rosie began her career in healthcare at the age of 17. She brings years of experience as a caregiver, scheduler, recruitment and manager in a senior community. She will bring these experience to help recruit and retain quality caregivers. She has been married 18 years and have 3 children, 2 dachshunds, Lily & Rocket, as well as 2 very spoiled house cats, Lola & Lexington.
Rosie enjoys reading, crafts and attending Comicon.
Irene has been a resident of North Carolina for 24 years from New York and has been the primary caregiver to her parents, specifically her father who lost his battle with Alzheimer’s and Kidney Failure recently. A graduate of City University of New York at Hunter College, Irene is a Social Worker by trade and has also spent her career in marketing and sales as well. She is still a primary caregiver to her mother and is very sensitive to the challenges of family members and their loved ones. Her main priority is to help families get the opportunity to enjoy each other again instead of being wrapped up in the day to day minutia of caregiving.