Our Leadership Team
Lauren Sherman is the President and an Expert Life Care Manager for Lifecare Innovations, Inc. Lauren is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in both Illinois and Colorado, Advanced Practice Social Worker in Wisconsin and is one of just a few people in Illinois who holds the National Master Guardian distinction from the Center for Guardianship Certification. She previously served on the education committee for the National Guardianship Association and helped to create education programs for individuals throughout the country that worked in the guardianship field or served as guardian for a loved one. Lauren has published numerous articles related to her research with children and adults as well as her current field of guardianship. She has spoken frequently on guardianship and other clinical matters for hospitals, nursing homes, and other care settings on a local and national level.
Martha Kern is Chief Marketing Officer for Lifecare Innovations, Inc. Martha’s tenure with the company has been long and varied. While she initially worked in the field as an Assistant Lifecare Manager, she later moved on to focus on Special Services (client insurance issues, bill-paying, entitlements) and then played a pivotal role in the launch of the Lifecare Home Solutions caregiver program. Martha also worked to develop and expand the Property Services group and ran that program for a number of years. Each of these experiences prepared Martha to present and promote company services in the community and among our professional referral sources. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Iowa, and is a published writer. Martha worked for a number of years in the Market Research field before joining the Lifecare Innovations staff.
Kisha Morris is Chief Financial Officer for Lifecare Innovations, Inc. Kisha earned her Master of Accountancy at Belmont University after receiving a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Fisk University in Nashville. Her career reflects increasing levels of responsibility across several business spheres. Kisha has particular expertise within the healthcare service industry, having sharpened these skills while serving as Accounting Manager, Senior Accountant and Chief Financial Officer, respectively, for three highly-regarded entities in the home health category. Kisha’s financial acumen enables her to manage complex budgets, oversee financial operations and contribute significantly to our Life Care Planning effort.
Stacey Field Cherwin is Director of Human Resources for Lifecare Innovations, Inc. Stacey was Lifecare’s third-party HR representative from 2002 – 2006 and joined our organization in 2015 to manage the HR function. Stacey is a Career Transition Specialist and has supported HR initiatives for 20 Chicagoland companies over a ten-year timespan. With a background in client service management, new business implementation, and HR Management, Stacey has supported workforces ranging from retailers to manufacturing to healthcare. Stacey’s early experience includes HR for a technical staffing firm, as well as for an online grocer start-up. She is a graduate of Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin.