Meet Our Staff

Our Leadership Team practices the First Choice mission by enabling the highest quality home health care and supplemental staffing services available and demonstrating the values of quality customer service, integrity, respect, and fiscal responsibility.


Charles D. Slone
Chief Executive Officer with FirstChoice since 1998
Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH., BA, CCMS Cincinnati, OH. Charles frames strategy and priorities to enable First Choice to achieve its long-term vision. Areas of focus include quality of care, program delivery, financial performance and growth.

Laura Kloc, RN
Corporate Compliance Officer with FirstChoice since 2013

RN St. Vincent Charity Hospital School of Nursing, Cleveland, OH. BSN, The University of Akron, Akron, OH. Laura establishes and implements an effective compliance program to prevent illegal, unethical or improper conduct, performs oversight and provides support for clinical and administrative employees, reports as staff member to COO and Governing Board through monitoring and reporting results of the compliance program and ethical efforts of the company and provides guidance for the management team on matters relating to compliance

Chris Sterben, LPN
Quality Assurance Nurse with FirstChoice since 1998
CCC, Cleveland, OH. Chris insures excellence in quality of care by monitoring patient services through constant evaluation of process, procedures and quality standards. Reviews provider documentation, therapy orders, visit utilization, adherence to care plans, and evidence of communication between disciplines. Evaluates regulatory compliance and quality assurance; monitors and evaluates all aspects of care delivery to assure that Continuous Quality Improvement action plans are implemented.