Meet Our Founder and Her Family
Shannon Hutchinson is the founder and CEO of FCE. She teaches family caregivers exactly how to begin each day easily from the process of bed mobility, dressing, toileting, bathing all the way through to the end of the day with a must have, bed positioning. Shannon has assisted hundreds of family caregivers with the tangible education needed and required to keep their beloved aging family members at home safely, while still maintaining an excellent quality of life for themselves. Her simple education processes give the caregiver every interactive needed nugget of to increase the level of independence of their oved one. She has saved hundreds of aging men and women from unnecessary placements in skilled nursing facilities while also saving many family homesteads as a result. As an older teenager into young adult, Shannon was blessed with the fortune of assisting her mother with caring for her grandparent’s and Great aunt. It was the tragic fall of her grandmother which lead to her ultimate demise which caused Shannon to draw a line in the sand. She then changed her career path to receive a master’s degree in occupational therapy with the goal of keeping the aging population safe while at home to provide caregivers the knowledge she did not have to keep her own grandmother safe. She has dedicated her life to the aging population and their families. Shannon has been married to the love of her life, Brian for 12.5 years. They are blessed with an eleven year old daughter Ellie Grace, an amazing young lady who tears up the basketball courts when not swimming, spending time with her Mimi, or playing with what Shannon refers to “The Family Zoo”… of which include 2 dogs, 4 cats, 3 hermit crabs, 2 fish, and a partridge in a pear tree!