Meet the SYNERGY HomeCare of Beaumont team
Stephanie Rutledge – Owner
Stephanie Rutledge is the esteemed owner of SYNERGY HomeCare, a shining testament to her unwavering commitment to the healthcare industry. Stephanie’s remarkable journey began in 1998 when she stepped into the medical field as a 911 Emergency Medical Dispatcher. Quickly realizing her desire to be on the front lines, she embarked on an extraordinary path of education and dedication.
In 2000, Stephanie completed her paramedic training, diving headfirst into the adrenaline-pumping world of a 911 Mobile Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Her passion for healthcare blossomed when she had the unique privilege of delivering her first baby in the back of an ambulance. This life-altering experience fueled her determination to further her education, and she went on to earn her degree as a Registered Nurse.
After graduation, Stephanie’s journey led her to labor and delivery at a local hospital, where her nurturing spirit and dedication to patient care truly shone. Her career path then led her to the fast-paced world of the Emergency Room, where she continued to make a significant impact on the lives of her patients.
In 2010, Stephanie’s vision and dedication culminated in the establishment of her own SYNERGY HomeCare office, an endeavor driven by her unwavering commitment to providing quality care to those in need.
Beyond her professional accomplishments, Stephanie is deeply embedded in her community, serving on numerous committees and holding key positions, including past President for the Local Health Network Association, Chair for the Baptist Hospital Foundation, Committee Chair for the City of Beaumont Senior Mardi Gras, and a valued committee member for the Alzheimer’s Walk to Remember.Stephanie’s passion and advocacy extend beyond her community as she currently holds the prestigious position of the 36th Congressional Alzheimer’s Ambassador for the Alzheimer’s Impact Movement. In this role, she works tirelessly to educate congressmen about upcoming legislation, advocate for funding for research and new medications, and raise awareness about Alzheimer’s disease. Her dedication also extends to providing invaluable training to her local community and fellow healthcare professionals.
Stephanie Rutledge’s story is a testament to her passion for learning and her unwavering commitment to educating her community about the healthcare resources available. Her journey is a beacon of hope, dedication, and compassion, shining brightly in the world of healthcare.
Morgan Brown – Scheduling Coordinator
Morgan Brown is a dedicated Scheduling Coordinator at SYNERGY HomeCare, where she thrives on establishing and maintaining quality relationships with both staff and clients. A proud graduate of Texas State University, she holds a degree in Communication Skills and Psychology, which she skillfully applies to her role.
In her daily work, Morgan’s passion for communication shines through, as she engages with the SYNERGY team and clients, ensuring that the highest level of care and support is provided. Her commitment to fostering strong connections within the SYNERGY community is a testament to her unwavering dedication.
Outside of her professional life, Morgan finds joy in her personal life as a loving wife to her wonderful husband and a proud mother to a little boy and a baby girl. Family is at the heart of her world, and they often spend their time together at the lake or creek, enjoying outdoor activities and making cherished memories.
Morgan is also known for her competitive spirit, especially when it comes to board games, where she relishes the thrill of beating her husband.
Morgan’s passion for making a positive impact on the lives of those she serves at SYNERGY HomeCare is at the core of her being. Her commitment to establishing lasting relationships and ensuring the well-being of the SYNERGY community showcases her remarkable dedication and the difference she makes in the lives of others.
Jaime Brozusky – Billing and Payroll Coordinator
Jaime Brozusky serves as the Billing and Payroll Coordinator at SYNERGY HomeCare, where she plays a pivotal role in managing the financial and accounting aspects of the organization. In her position, she is the driving force behind the accounting office, overseeing various essential functions, including bookkeeping, financial reporting, billing, collections, and payroll. Her expertise and dedication ensure the financial health of the company and the well-being of its clients and caregivers.Jaime’s journey with SYNERGY HomeCare commenced in June 2022, but her journey in the world of accounting spans nearly two decades. Prior to joining SYNERGY, she worked as a staff accountant for a firm based out of Maryland. Throughout her impressive career, Jaime has held various accounting roles and effectively managed billing departments for several mental health agencies, showcasing her knack for precision and commitment to excellence.Jaime’s professional growth doesn’t stop at her current role. She is actively working towards her Certified Management Accountant (CMA) designation, a testament to her dedication to continuous learning and professional development.Outside of her professional life, Jaime wears many hats. She’s the proud proprietor of a small hobby farm, where she enjoys the delightful company of her chickens and goats. In addition to her farming pursuits, she finds solace in gardening, creative crafting, baking, and indulging in her love for reading, particularly while listening to true crime podcasts. She’s an avid hiker, relishing in the beauty of the great outdoors. Jaime’s heart also belongs to her family. She cherishes the time spent with her husband and two adult children, finding joy in every moment shared.Beyond her career and hobbies, Jaime is a firm believer in the power of kindness. She lives by the motto, “Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about. Be kind. Always.” She carries this philosophy into her work, recognizing the value of helping others. For her, it’s not just about the business’s bottom line but about the positive impact it makes on its clients, employees, and the community it serves. Jaime is immensely proud to be part of the SYNERGY HomeCare team, and she is committed to offering empathy, compassion, understanding, and grace to clients and caregivers every day.
Mallorie Synder – Quality Care Coordinator
Mallorie Synder serves as the dedicated Quality Care Coordinator at SYNERGY HomeCare, where her unwavering commitment to ensuring the highest quality of care for clients and caregivers shines through. Her role is multi-faceted, involving the oversight of the care provided to clients, as well as the ongoing support and success of the professional caregivers within the company.Mallorie’s journey with SYNERGY began in October 2022, and her passion for making a difference in the lives of others is evident in her work. Prior to joining SYNERGY, she contributed to her community as a foot care technician for the disabled and elderly. Before that, she spent a decade as a licensed hairdresser, during which time she selflessly donated numerous free haircuts to those in need and volunteered her time to create wigs for cancer patients, exemplifying her compassion and dedication.Beyond her professional life, Mallorie has a deep appreciation for the simple pleasures of life. She finds solace and joy in activities such as fishing, crabbing, and kayaking. Her interest in the cosmos leads her to spend time stargazing with her telescope, allowing her to explore the wonders of the universe. Most importantly, she values quality time spent with family.Mallorie’s life philosophy centers around the belief that everything happens for a reason. Whether weathering the storms of life or fully embracing its opportunities, she knows she is exactly where she’s meant to be. Her unwavering dedication to the elderly in the community and her strong advocacy for those who may need a voice demonstrate her commitment to making a positive impact. Mallorie is driven by a deep passion to provide the best possible experience at SYNERGY HomeCare and to enhance the lives of those she serves.
Courtney King – Regional Marketing Director
Courtney King is a dedicated professional with a passion for making a positive impact within her community. As the Regional Marketing Director at SYNERGY HomeCare, she skillfully oversees the marketing department and ensures that the SYNERGY brand remains deeply rooted within the communities it serves.
With three years of tenure at the company, Courtney’s experience extends beyond her current role. Her background includes establishing invaluable connections within the healthcare system, positioning her as a valuable resource for caregivers and clients within the organization. Previously, Courtney held the prestigious position of Texas Director at the Pediatric Hydrocephalus Foundation, a role that continues to inspire her dedication to the cause in honor of her son, Breylon.
Her leadership was also felt as the former Chapter Director of the Health Network Association, where her guidance set the stage for ongoing success. In her commitment to community well-being, Courtney is an active participant in numerous local chamber of commerce organizations. She generously volunteers her time with esteemed organizations such as the Alzheimer’s Association, Gift of Life, Parkinson’s Foundation, Southeast Texas Social Services Coalition, Port Arthur Sertoma, and several veteran associations.
Notably, she serves as a Second Wind Tours facilitator and dementia interpreter, showcasing her dedication to enhancing the lives of others through community education and advocacy for those living with dementia and the families caring for those affected by the disease. Courtney’s passion for education and outreach is evident through her speaking engagements at various local events. Her talks educate Southeast Texas residents about the invaluable resources provided by SYNERGY HomeCare Southeast Texas. Beyond her professional endeavors, Courtney finds joy in spending quality time with her teenage sons, and exploring new destinations through travel and camping. She has an eye for design, often seen perusing antique shops and indulging in interior decorating projects. Her beloved Bassett hound dog, Rambler, also brings her great joy.Guided by the belief that every action holds the potential to make a difference, Courtney approaches her career as a personal ministry. She is dedicated to providing the utmost care and support to caregivers and clients, a commitment that reflects her genuine desire to create meaningful experiences and outcomes. With a heart dedicated to service and a career defined by purpose, Courtney King continues to shape her industry and community through her unwavering dedication and impactful contributions.
The people behind our home care
PROPELLING LIVES FORWARD
If you’ve been searching for a home care agency for your care or your loved one’s care, then you know there is a sea of sameness in the dozens of home care choices, making it difficult to actually choose one. And we know that can be frustrating.
Our promise to you: care that moves you
Life is in constant motion. From the time we smile our first smile, ride our first bike, find our first home or embrace our first grandchild, it just keeps moving. And a moving life is a full one. But sometimes, life can take a turn that slows us down, or even stops us in our tracks. That’s where SYNERGY HomeCare comes in. To keep the basic needs of your life effortlessly moving forward. So you can focus on what moves you and get the most out of every day.
We guide with purpose
We take a strong lead with a kind hand in what can be a stressful, uncertain time in your life. By charting an assured course and making certain that you and your family members understand what’s happening, we can keep you comfortable every step of the way.Great care comes from confidence, and confidence is contagious. We know what we’re doing and we’re always striving to do it better. One of the things we do best is relate to people on a personal level. And when you do something well, it breeds confidence. In you, and everyone around you. That’s why our clients, employees and franchise owners are so confident, too.
How we do it:
We serve beyond the job description.
We approach the job with a sense of adventure and purpose.
We take ownership and responsibility over results.
We quickly spot new opportunities for improvement and act on them.
We know individual people have individual needs
What we do:
We listen and ask questions. That’s the best way to learn how to impact an individual’s life. That’s how we do it. And that’s why we are recognized as an organization that shows an unwavering commitment to understanding people’s needs and providing the care option that best adapts to those needs. This is how we keep you and your life moving forward by being intuitively personal.
How we do it:
We approach every encounter with compassion, personality and positive energy.
We inspire others through words.
We are curious. We ask questions and listen to what’s unspoken.
We help you set goals. We make you feel as though we are walking with you on your care journey.