About Nu Care
Nu Care is independently owned and operated. Our services are available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. We provide private home care services and senior transportation in Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, San Diego, and San Mateo counties.
With offices in many locations, we are always nearby and ready to serve your home care needs.
Our Management Team:
Edward Lee, Founder, Group CEO
Edward has more than 25 years of management experience in professional services. He is an entrepreneur who truly enjoys helping people through solving problems and technologies. Before starting Nu Care, Edward was an executive at Cisco, managing their consulting practice as a Regional Manager. Edward is passionate about servicing the community, he has held multiple VP roles at his local Lions Club and had orchestrated a variety of elderly services that help the chapter to win best chapter of the year 3 times in 5 years. He is also an active member of SCORE, an organization funded by SBA to provide free mentoring services to small business owners. Edward obtained his Bachelor’s degree from Our Lady of the Lake University at San Antonio, Texas and his Master’s degree from MacQuarie Graduate School of Management, Australia.
Yuky Chung, COO
Yuky has over 20 years’ experience in managing large team of sales professionals in the real estate industry before she joins the Nu Care group. She is excited to work with our extensive network of health care professionals to provide our unique set of offerings to the community. She excels at the top level of management and is responsible for setting employee goals and objectives, developing staff to maximize potential, delegating work duties to staff to attain objectives and improve business development. She has a MBA degree from University of Wales.
James Wong, COO, Nu Care Transport
James is the co-founder of Nu Care Transport Inc. He has over 20 years’ experience in executive level client relationship management and has been helping CxO level clients to solve their critical business issues with innovative solutions. Prior to joining Nu Care he has been involved in various community service initiatives. He will focus in the operation optimization, business development and strategic planning for the transportation business. James is graduated from The Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Carol Bertsch, Adviser
Carol is the founder of The Law Offices of Carol Bertsch, P.C., which provides an umbrella of services to advise and counsel seniors and their families to make informed decisions on Elder Law and Estate Planning in San Antonio, Texas. Carol has over 20 years of experience working with an extensive network of social workers, financial planners, and health care professionals to address the physical, social, psychological, and financial needs of senior citizens.
Profiles of key management staff:
Ms. Mayra Amaya, Office Manager
Mayra has more than 12 years of experience in home care. She entered into this field because she loves to help out those who are in need. She wants to make a positive impact on the aging experience for citizens of our community by providing services that are personalized, professional, dependable and respectful.
Ms. Irene Andreoni, HR Coordinator
Irene is passionate about working in human resources because she strongly believes that the human capital is at the core of each successful enterprise. She is committed to giving back to the community and joined Nu Care because she shares the same values and vision. Prior to joining Nu Care, she has worked extensively in the legal field. She has a Master of Science degree in Human Resource Management at University of Southern California.
Ms. Jennifer Chan, Regional Director, Nu Care Transport
Jennifer is highly skilled in product sales & marketing, business development, and enterprises services. She is an entrepreneur at heat and is fascinated with the challenges of building new businesses. Jennifer earned her bachelor degree in Bachelor of Engineering with Honor, Communications Engineering at The RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia, and her Postgraduate Diploma of Marketing & International Business at The Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Ms. Lisa Fernandez, Director of Operations
Lisa loves to be able to help people. She comes to NU CARE with over 20 years of experience in home care, home health, and hospice. Her experience includes hands on care, management, administration, and software implementation. She has worked with small startup companies to large home care corporations.
Mr. Mark Garrido, Care Manager, North LA Area
Mark has many years of experience in health care industry, from quality assurance to management. He believes in teamwork, Empathy and good communication is the key for good care. Mark is dedicated to provide a high quality of care and compassion to be delivered to all his clients and he considered clients safety is the top priority. He has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
Ms. Melody Hall, Care Manager, Special Needs Program
Melody has over 25 years of experience working with special needs and at risk youth, she is Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) certified for 7 years. She speaks English and Spanish and spends her leisure time being the President of Estancia H.S. Basketball Boosters Board. She is passionate in enhancing and developing the quality of life of the special needs population.