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Matt Gies, Director of Sales and Operations

Matt is the Director of Sales and Operations at Moves for Seniors. Matt is responsible for all sales, operations, and client support activities, initiatives, and processes. For the last decade, Matt has been on a mission for seniors and their families in the senior care industry to support them with high-quality services. From positions in senior living concierge to business ownership in the moving industry, Matt’s personal and professional goal is to make transitioning through care simple and less stressful with innovative relocation programs and services. Before joining the Moves for Seniors organization, Matt founded a relocation services company within the senior housing industry called Rent-A-Grandson (RAG). 

On an off day, Matt enjoys his quality time with family and friends, going to Philadelphia sporting events, or fishing at a local lake. He also coaches his younger brother’s sports teams in the Greater Philadelphia area. Matt considers himself a “history geek” and often visits historical museums and landmarks across the country.

 

Senior Move Specialists

Day-to-day, on-call resources for seniors and communities, providing advice, options, and pricing.

Karen Reilly

Karen Reilly

Senior Move Specialist

Karen has 10 years of experience in healthcare working one on one with seniors in an Occupational Therapy role. She is experienced in promoting productive agin Read moreg, bringing value and meaning to seniors while maintaining their safety and independence. With her insight into the life-changing events seniors experience as they age, she can offer reassurance and support throughout the moving process. Her time outside of work is spent with her husband and 2 boys, going to sporting events, hiking and reading.  Read less

Ellen Daubenspeck

Ellen Daubenspeck

Senior Move Specialist

Ellen has played an integral role in senior transitions, serving as a liaison between communities and seniors. She currently lives in the suburbs of Philadelphi Read morea and uses her free time to travel, cook, and binge-watch Netflix series! She also spends quality time with her husband, twin boys, and her fur babies Muffin and Banjo. Read less

Laura Sears

Laura Sears

Senior Move Specialist

Laura brings 25+ years of healthcare experience specifically in-home healthcare with agencies like BAYADA and Interim Home Healthcare. From her experience in cl Read moreient services to key account management, Laura brings with her a passion for senior advocacy and support. She excels at getting to know her clients and assisting them with important life changes, which she considers to be the best part of her job. Read less

Savanna Carr-Brooks

Savanna Carr-Brooks

Senior Move Specialist

Savannah started her career in Senior Living 16 years ago and has been mastering it ever since across many types of jobs. Working for MFS has allowed her to bui Read moreld community relationships while supporting seniors and their families during these life-changing transitions. In her spare time, she spends likes to go to the lake or river with her two amazing kids Brayden and Harley. Read less

Operations

Behind the scenes specialists with a range of skill sets and expertise. They work to match the best provider to each specific situation and oversee all the moving parts to ensure a great experience.

Sydney Evans

Sydney Evans

Area Market Manager, SE Region

Sydney’s passion is providing an excellent experience for clients, leveraging her logistical and project management experience. She goes above and beyond to e Read morensure senior transitions go smoothly and to minimize stress for seniors, family members, and Communities. Sydney is from FL but moved to NC several years ago to be close to her family. She most enjoys playing instruments and her two dogs, Penny and Knox. Read less

Jesse Rainone

Jesse Rainone

Operations Manager

Jesse lives with his wife Shannon, a CPA, and their baby son Jackson in West Chester, PA. At MFS, Jesse oversees the operations team. A normal day for him is se Read morending requests to our vendors, placing jobs, and setting up onsite consultations. His goal is to select the best vendor for every senior move based on the needs of the senior and their community. Read less

John Robinson

John Robinson

Operations Coordinator

After finishing a Supply Chain Management degree at Temple University, John joined the TSI and MFS Operations Team. He partners with our senior move specialists Read more to match service solutions with customers’ needs. When John is not working on your move, he can be found hiking, planning camping trips, or hanging out with his cat. Read less

Kim Tapscott

Kim Tapscott

Partner Services Coordinator

Kim, the “model move queen”, has been with MFS since 2015 and works daily with community partners to service model moves, resident transfers, and other inte Read morernal relocations. Kim and her husband Doug live in Caln Township with their 2 dogs Teddy and Bella. They have two sons and two grandchildren and love to go camping with friends in their 40-foot diesel pusher. Read less

Todd Shrager

Todd Shrager

Director of Vendor Development

Todd joined MFS in 2018. He spends his day managing vendors and confirming arrival times for senior and community moves. He also supports the MFS Operations dep Read moreartment in building out our network of high-quality service partners. When he is not on the job, he is a follower of Philly sports, current events, as well as spoiling his 15-year-old cat named Dude. Read less

Roberta Reilly

Roberta Reilly

Product Manager

Roberta joined our team in 2021, focused on Facilitation and Organizer Services. She had a 21-year career in Healthcare IT and now hopes to bring solutions and Read morecalm to our seniors by offering services to help organize, downsize, pack/unpack, and settle in during this life transition. In her free time, she enjoys competitive tennis and time with her family, including her fur baby Brody.  Read less

Matt Zopp

Matt Zopp

Area Market Manager, SE Region

Matthew enjoys spending time with his wife and two children and occasionally playing poker when the opportunity arises. His passion is providing excellent serv Read moreice for clients, leveraging his logistical and operational management background. He goes above and beyond to ensure senior transitions go smoothly with minimal stress and resulting in a positive experience for seniors, family members, and communities. Read less