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Meet Our Comfort Keepers Caregivers

Our team is uniquely qualified and ready to help in Salem, OR.

Each and every one of our caregivers are professional and well trained. We conduct a thorough screening and interviewing process to identify the best home care providers, and only those who pass this process go on to complete training to deliver our special brand of home care and become Comfort Keepers caregivers. What truly sets our people apart, though, is their natural gift for caring for others. 

All Comfort Keepers caregivers pass extensive background checks and complete continuing education. They are bonded, insured and covered by workers' compensation insurance to protect our clients and their families.

If you are interested in becoming a caregiver for Comfort Keepers of Salem, OR, please view our open positions to learn more about opportunities with us.

Lezlie Snoozy-Kaitfors, GCMA, CSA


Lezlie founded Comfort Keepers of the Black Hills in 2003 after discovering firsthand the absence of quality in-home care in the area.  She has since grown her business to include the entire Black Hills as well as Bismarck, ND and its surrounding areas. In 2017, she expanded her expertise further, acquiring ownership of Comfort Keepers serving Tualatin, Newberg, Lake Oswego, Salem and surrounding areas.  Lezlie is a Certified Senior Advisor, holds qualifications in Geriatric Care Management and is a leader on Comfort Keepers National Advisory Council.  She is a recipient of the 2015 Enterprising Woman of the Year Award, Comfort Keepers Franchise Inc. Leadership and Success Award and the Operational Excellence Award. 

Lezlie is a wife and mother of four and enjoys learning new things, running and spending time with her family.

Lezlie’s favorite aspect of being a Comfort Keeper is twofold: being able to give people a quality option that allows them to remain living at home with the dignity they deserve and being able to provide a rewarding work experience. 

Tye Johnson

Director of Operations

Tye has a diverse background of customer service, nursing, process improvement and project management. He holds a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix and a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from South Dakota State University. Tye’s previous experiences, married with his passion for human services and science makes Comfort Keepers a perfect fit, as his role is to oversee all client relations, quality control, and process improvement.

When not overseeing client and Comfort Keeper activity, Tye is a husband and father of two who enjoys time with his family.

Tye’s favorite aspect of being a Comfort Keeper is establishing relationships with Comfort Keepers and continuing to build bridges under the spirit of providing quality care to clients.

Tina Sorenson-Stevens, MBA

Human Resource Manager

Tina brings over 20 years of customer service and management experience to Comfort Keepers. She holds a Master’s in Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resources from the University of Arizona and a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Services and Sociology from Black Hills State University. Tina’s role is to recruit, train and retain Comfort Keepers, as well as handle day-to-day HR activities.  

Tina is a mother of a bright and spirited young boy and they enjoy hiking, camping, crafting and spending time with their family.

Tina’s favorite aspect of being a Comfort Keeper is being able to make a difference in the lives of the clients and families we serve and values a place where she looks forward to coming to work every day.

Aspen Pease

LTCCN Program Manager

Aspen brings over 10 years of nursing experience to Comfort Keepers of Tualatin. Aspen has enjoyed caring for people for as long as she can remember.  Aspen has brought her experience of providing great customer care to our nursing team. Aspen provides support and training to all the Comfort Keepers staff and works diligently to ensure that the clients all have the best possible care provided.

When Aspen is not overseeing the care of our clients she is spending time with her two beautiful children, ages 12 and 9.  Aspen also enjoys spending time outside hiking and is very passionate about Cross Fit and traveling to unfamiliar places.

Aspen’s favorite aspect of being a Comfort Keeper is being able to help clients remain independent and in their own home. Aspen also enjoys working with the great staff.

Tanya Nagel


Tanya comes to Comfort Keepers with a diverse background in customer service, accounting, finance, and sales. Tanya has an Associate Degree in Accounting and has over 5 years of experience in Accounting and bookkeeping.  Tanya’s years of diverse experience coupled with her love of numbers make her the perfect bookkeeper.               

Tanya, her husband, and two girls love to spend their weekends at their home in the country.  She enjoys hiking, biking, running and spending time with her family. 

Tanya’s favorite aspect of being a Comfort Keepers is knowing that we can make a difference EVERY SINGLE DAY in the lives of our clients and their families.

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