Meet Our Team
Sarah Jones Vega, MSPT, PTView Bio
Senior Vice President of Operations, Administrator
Sarah Jones Vega, MSPT, PT
Sarah Jones Vega, an experienced Physical Therapist, has specialized in Pediatric Physical Therapy since 2001. Due to her clinical background, she understands the importance of providing patients with highly skilled, compassionate therapists, and she applies that knowledge to managing the daily operations of Sage Care. As Administrator, she is responsible for maintaining and enforcing policies and procedures to ensure Sage Care is compliant with state regulations as well as overseeing all aspects of patient care.
Sarah spent the first 7 years of her career at Scottish Rite Hospital for Children where she became an expert in the French Method of treating infants with clubfeet. She gave presentations, participated in research and published research on the topic. Sarah is a member of the American and Texas Physical Therapy Associations’ pediatric sections. She is a graduate of the University of Kentucky with a Master of Science in Physical Therapy.
Jennifer RileyView Bio
Vice President of Business Development and Accountability
Jennifer Riley is one of Texas’ leading advocates for ensuring children who have developmental delays and disabilities gain access to quality therapy services. She collaborates with legislative, government and funding partners to develop sound policy and reimbursement methodology for the home care and therapy industries. She has an extensive background in health and human services, with more than 10 years of experience working in the pediatric home care setting.
Jennifer currently serves as vice president of the board and chair of the government affairs committee for the Texas Association for Home Care and Hospice (TAHC&H), where she was awarded the TAHC&H Chairperson of the Year Award and the TAHC&H Ida Mae Hebert Meritorious Award. She also serves on the Texas Home Care and Hospice Political Action Committee (PAC) Council.
Kelly Wiley, MS, CCC-SLPView Bio
Assistant Vice President of Clinical Operations, Director of Therapy
Kelly Wiley, MS, CCC-SLP
Kelly Wiley dedicates her career to pediatric home health because she feels there is no better joy than teaching children to communicate and seeing them interact with their families in their own homes. At Sage Care, Kelly provides administrative operational support and oversees the clinical Lead Therapist team that supports the Speech, Occupational and Physical therapists who work in the field. She joined the Sage Care team in 2010 as a field Speech-Language Pathologist providing home health Speech Therapy services to patients.
Kelly started in Speech Pathology in 1997 and has clinical experience in both adult and pediatric settings. She currently holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (CCC-SLP) and is a Texas Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist. Kelly is also certified in the use of VitalStim therapy to help children swallow, Picture Exchange Communication Systems (PECS) and Beckman Oral Motor Protocol.
She earned her Bachelor of Science in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from the University of Texas at Dallas and her Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology from Texas Woman’s University.
Kelly Abrajano, PTView Bio
Lead Physical Therapist and Alternate Director of Therapy
Kelly Abrajano, PT
Kelly Abrajano is a Pediatric Physical Therapist who has served the children at Sage Care since 2010. She currently leads the Sage Care Physical Therapy team and also serves as the Alternate Director of Therapy, assisting the Director with the Occupational and Speech Therapy teams.
Since 1997, Kelly has dedicated her career as a Physical Therapist to changing the direction of children’s lives. At Sage Care, she focuses on providing the Physical Therapy team with the guidance and support to provide direct, skilled intervention to children who have medically complex needs. She also serves as a Brand Ambassador for Sage Care’s parent company, ChanceLight Behavioral Health, Therapy & Education.
Kelly graduated from the Physical Therapy program at Fontys Hogeschool Eindhoven in the Netherlands.
Amanda FingerView Bio
Assistant Vice President of Compliance / Alternate Administrator
Amanda Finger researches, develops and implements policies, and performs quality assurance reviews to ensure Sage Care complies with all state and federal laws surrounding home care licensure and billing.
Amanda has a personal connection to the mission of Sage Care. She is a caring, devoted mom who lost a child who had medically complex needs and who received in-home nursing care and therapy for many years. Amanda uses her experience as the driving force behind one of her main passions, which is serving as an advocate for Sage Care families.
Amanda, who previously served in law enforcement and as a paralegal, has been a part of the Sage Care team since 2010 and has served in multiple roles within the company. She also serves as a Brand Ambassador for Sage Care’s parent company, ChanceLight™ Behavioral Health, Therapy & Education.
Casey Bye Burcalow, OTRView Bio
Lead Occupational Therapist
Casey Bye Burcalow, OTR
Casey Burcalow oversees the daily operations of the Occupational Therapy team to ensure children and families receive the care they need.
She has been an Occupational Therapist for more than 20 years and joined Sage Care in 2010. Casey has an extensive background in pediatrics and spent the first 10 years treating medically complex patients at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. In addition to treating children with complex diagnoses including congenital and traumatic multiple limb loss, she also developed the hospital’s inpatient Occupational Therapy program and served as the liaison for the Occupational Therapy programs at four Texas universities. Casey has served on safety committees throughout Dallas with the goal of raising awareness of safety for children with special needs.
She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy with a minor in Psychology at Texas Woman’s University.
Tom HarrisView Bio
Assistant Vice President Business Development
Tom Harris is responsible for developing and implementing strategies to enhance the growth of Sage Care. He joined the organization in 2011 and leads efforts to increase awareness of the therapy services Sage Care provides. Tom graduated from Oklahoma City University with a degree in Business Management.
He is a member of the Early Childhood Consortium of North Texas (ECCNT), a professional group that meets regularly to provide resources for children and their families. He also serves as a brand ambassador for Sage Care’s parent company, ChanceLight Behavioral Health, Therapy & Education.