Our Team 2018-04-10T11:14:10+00:00

Our Team

  • Tom Lane
    Tom Lane
    CEO
  • Whitney Lane
    Whitney Lane
    Director of Consumer Directed Services
  • Ivy Rice
    Ivy Rice
    Director of Nursing
  • Sara Hirschmugl
    Sara Hirschmugl
    Medicaid Specialist
  • Caretta Kenner
    Caretta Kenner
    Office Manager
  • Bianca Latham
    Bianca Latham
    Private Duty Account Manager
  • Katrina S. Rhodeman
    Katrina S. Rhodeman
    Director of Telephony
Tom Lane
CEO

Tom graduated from Spring Hill College in 1999, with a degree in Psychology.  He has been involved with Metro Home Care most of his life and became President in 2013.  Tom strives to provide the same quality of care that his parents, Jack and Kate Lane, have given since they founded the agency in 1976.  He is very proud of our staff and enjoys working closely with everyone.

Whitney Lane
Director of Consumer Directed Services

Whitney Lane, M.B.A. joined Metro Home Care, her husband’s family business, in 2011. In her role as the Director of Consumer Directed Services, Whitney strives to ensure excellent services for clients as well as a reliable, compassionate, and rewarding place for employees to work. Previously, she spent 8 years working in marketing and sales for a medical publishing company. She graduated from the University of Missouri, Columbia in 2001 with a BS/BA in International Business, and then later received her M.B.A. from Webster University in 2009.

Ivy Rice
Director of Nursing

Ivy is the Director of Nursing at Metro Home Care.  She graduated from Meramec Community College in 1989 with her nursing degree and comes to us from the Division of Health and Senior Services bringing her experience as a home health nurse, trainer and supervisor.  Her background experience includes SICU, cardiology and Long Term Care.  She has a love for people and has been serving the company providing nursing care and oversight for the elderly and disabled population.  Ivy has been with Metro Home Care for over 20 years.  She is also a minister and has a certificate of Pastoral Care from Washington University’s Chaplaincy program.

Sara Hirschmugl
Medicaid Specialist

Sara came to Metro Home Care in 2008 with a background in Medical Billing/Coding and Collections.  She has a strong belief in fighting for benefits for those who need them.  She is the proud mother to a Special Needs Boy.

Caretta Kenner
Office Manager

Caretta is the Office Manager and has been with Metro Home Care since 2007.  She has many years of home care/office administration experience.  She comes to us from the St. Louis Housing Authority and the IBM Corporation, bring to the company her administrative skills and her compassion for working with and helping people.  Caretta attended Missouri State University and majored in Business Administration.

Bianca Latham
Private Duty Account Manager

Bianca graduated from Southeast Missouri State in 2012, with a Bachelor’s in Psychology.  Since graduating she has been working in the home health care industry.  Her background includes payroll, home health manager, human resources and private duty contracting.  Bianca has been with the company since 2017 and has a passion for providing care with respect and compassion.

Katrina S. Rhodeman
Director of Telephony

Katrina is the Director of Telephony at Metro Home Care.  She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Washington University in St. Louis with majors in Business Management, Human Resources, and Psychology.  Prior to coming to Metro Home Care, she worked as the Director of Finance at West Side MB Church for eight years and as an educator at A Mother’s Touch Child Development Center for eight years.  Katrina is also a homeschooling mother.