Arizona Elder Care, LLC

Since January 2006, Arizona Elder Care, LLC has been providing aging life care management in Sedona, Prescott, and Flagstaff, Arizona.

Arizona Elder Care, LLC helps families prepare for the challenges of aging parents, spouses, and other relatives while ensuring seniors receive the quality care they deserve.

We pride ourselves on finding cost-effective ways to meet a family’s needs. Our allegiance is to the seniors we; we do not partner with other healthcare services, and we therefore remain completely impartial. Arizona Elder Care, LLC is a member of the National Association of Social Workers, the Aging Life Care Association and the Arizona Fiduciaries Association.

Ron Goldman, LMSW, CMC, LF

Since 2000, Ron Goldman, has been working with older adults. Ron received his bachelor’s degree from Prescott College and his master’s degree in social work from California State University at Long Beach. His credentials include Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW), Licensed Fiduciary (LF), and Care Manager, Certified (CMC). Ron served on the board of the Western Region for the National Association of Geriatric Care Managers (now the Aging Life Care Association), the Verde Valley Caregivers, and is currently Vice President of the Fruhman Charitable Foundation.

Ron’s background includes working closely with veterans, AIDS patients, and hospice patients. He has experience working in geriatric psychiatric hospitals and drug/alcohol treatment centers.

Meet Our Team

Jenni Goldman, LF

Licensed Fiduciary

Jenni started Arizona Elder Care with Ron in 2006. She received her bachelor’s degree from University of California, San Diego and her master’s degree from California State University, Long Beach. She has been a Licensed Fiduciary since 2014. She manages all financial operations and makes sure we meet all of our deadlines. Jenni loves to backpack, kayak and hike with her dogs.

Londyn Gonzalez, MSW

Care Manager

Londyn has been with Arizona Elder Care since 2021. She grew up in Prescott Valley and received her master’s degree in Social Work from Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff. During that time, she assisted with the development of the Tech Connect Program at the Center for Service and Volunteerism, which was designed to help the elderly connect with others through technology during COVID. She is proud to have worked in elder care with her Mother when she was younger, which inspired her to pursue a career in social work.

Danna Messer

Client Care Coordinator

Danna has been with Arizona Elder Care since 2011. Prior to moving to Sedona, she was running a business and raising her family in Oregon. Danna manages our caregiver division Senior Support with much compassion for both our clients and our caregivers. She is a huge Hollywood film fan and connoisseur.

Monica Wagner

Fiduciary Assistant

Monica has been with Arizona Elder Care since 2014 when she joined our Prescott office. She works behind the scenes to make sure our client’s needs are being met by attending to the details associated with Conservatorships and Estates. She is currently working remotely from Oregon so she can be closer to her granddaughters.

Jennifer “Nikki” Wilson

Fiduciary Assistant

Nikki has been with Arizona Elder Care since 2018. She has lived in the Verde Valley since 2000 but loves camping, fishing & kayaking on the Mogollon Rim. Prior to working at Arizona Elder Care, she was the Business Office Manager at a local assisted living. She started with us as an Office Manager but is now training to be a Licensed Fiduciary.

Timmi McDonald

Office Manager

Timmi has been with Arizona Elder Care since 2021. She has worked as a Legal Assistant in law firms since 1993 and has lived in Sedona since 1999. Her desire to work with the senior population first led her to volunteer at the Verde Valley Caregivers before joining our team as our Sedona Office Manager. Timmi loves gardening, traveling and antiquing, and spending time with family and friends.

Franceny Gardea

Care Manager

Franceny has been with Arizona Elder Care since 2023. She grew up in the Prescott area, where she began her career as a Victim’s Advocate at a domestic violence agency. She received her bachelor’s degree from Prescott College and is currently completing her master’s degree. She enjoys spending time with her family and dog as well as volunteering in her community.

Candie Gutierrez

Fiduciary Assistant

Candie has been with Arizona Elder Care since 2023. She is an Arizona native who grew up in Holbrook and recently moved from Phoenix to Prescott. Prior to working for Arizona Elder Care, she worked with at-risk youth and children with special needs. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her children and dog, crafting and being outdoors.

Lola Goldman

Fiduciary Assistant

Lola has been with Arizona Elder Care since 2021 as an assistant in the Sedona office. She is currently working on her bachelor’s degree. In her free time, she loves to spend time at the creek, rock climb, and read.

Mikaela Ray

Fiduciary Assistant

Mikaela joined Arizona Elder Care in 2024. She received her bachelor’s degree in Emergency Medicine and Public Health from Northern Arizona University. She began her career in the field of emergency medicine and worked as a licensed first responder abroad. More recently she worked in business administration management and operations in the outdoors industry. Mikaela was born and raised in Sedona and loves to mountain bike, hike and spend time with her dogs.

Christine Lattimore

Court Appointed Investigator

Christine has been with Arizona Elder Care since 2010. She received her bachelor’s degree from Ashford University and is certified as a Care Manager (CMC). She started specializing in caring for seniors when she was recruited by the facility her grandmother was residing in. Christine grew up in the Verde Valley and is accomplished at raising hens on her “Wicked Chicken Farm”.