About Life Managers & Associates
“Bode Hennegan and her team are caring, organized, focused individuals who enjoy solving problems and working closely with clients to make improvements in their lives.”
– Client Family Member in Montgomery County, PA
Bode Hennegan – Founder & President
Bode Hennegan, founder and president of Life Managers & Associates, is a passionate advocate for independent aging and seasoned community volunteer.
It was Bode’s experience in helping a friend organize her affairs after the death of her spouse that inspired her to create Life Managers & Associates. Bode discovered that this work brought together her professional management expertise, innate organizational skills, and desire to work intimately with others to improve their lives.
Bode holds an MBA from St. Joseph’s University and a BS in management from Philadelphia University. She is a member of the Philadelphia Financial Planners Association, Montgomery County Estate Planning Council (MCEPC), and Philadelphia Estate Planning Council.
An engaging and compassionate speaker, Bode presents on topics related to aging in place, organization, managing daily lifestyles, and daily money management. She has taught at Temple University and has delivered professional development on aging and related topics to companies large and small.
A creative problem solver, Bode loves to design solutions that are seamless and easy to implement but she never loses sight of the big picture. Prior to founding Life Managers & Associates, Bode was a project manager for ASTM, an international association, where she managed professional committees for over 12 years. Bode also spent a decade raising two sets of twins and serving her community as board member and President of the Springfield Aquatic Club, Flourtown Country Club swim team, Springfield School District parent volunteer and St. Martins in the Fields Church volunteer.
An avid runner who competes in multiple triathlons each season, Bode lives in Wyndmoor, PA, with her husband and four children.
Kim Burns – Client Manager
Kim Burns serves as a Client Manager. Kim is drawn to this role as it blends her innate characteristics of compassion and empathy with her exceptional organizational skills. She first began at Life Managers in 2013 working with a woman who needed help with bookkeeping, running errands, and phone calls. In addition to providing a steady visitor, Kim became another set of eyes and ears for her only daughter who lived in California.
Kim brings decades of volunteer service to Life Managers. A mother of three, she has been extremely involved in her children’s school and athletic activities. An active member of the Parents’ Association, Kim chaired fund and friend-raising events such as book sales, holiday wreath sales and an annual five-day basketball tournament.
When she is not supporting her family, Kim enjoys running and baking. She lives in Philadelphia with her husband and children.
Stacy Cannon – Client Manager
Stacy supports clients with bill paying, organizational projects and creating solutions for aging in place. Her attention to detail and kind demeanor make her a perfect fit.
Stacy began her career in property and casualty insurance managing and coordinating insurance budgets for hospital systems and overseeing claims. More recently, she worked as a retail manager and home coordinator. Throughout her life, Stacy has been actively engaged in volunteer activities serving on and chairing committees at her church, in her community and at her son’s school.
In her spare time, Stacy enjoys traveling, doing almost anything outside, playing racquet sports and continuing to volunteer.
Erin Sjoholm – Client Manager
Erin Sjoholm supports clients with organizational projects, bill payment and daily lifestyle tasks. She holds a BA in Economics from Rutgers University and has a background in insurance underwriting, re-insurance and real estate. Her goal with each client is to make a positive difference in their daily life
Erin is passionate about giving back to the community and volunteers for the American Red Cross in disaster relief operations.
She currently resides in Jenkintown with her husband. In her free time, she enjoys travelling, tennis, gardening and spending time with her family.
Lisa McDugall – Operations Manager
Lisa McDugall serves as a Operations Manager. Her heart for serving others coupled with years of business and volunteer experience make her ideally suited for this Life Manager’s role.
Prior to joining Life Managers, Lisa’s business experience included a twelve-year career at General Electric in various finance and management capacities as well as a role with an employee benefits consulting firm. More recently she and her husband owned a hospitality recruiting agency. Lisa has always been and remains an active volunteer in her community including over sixteen years with Main Line Health as a hospice volunteer.
Chrissy Oldt – Administrative Coordinator
Chrissy Oldt joined Life Managers & Associates in 2018. She currently supports the organization as an administrator and and assists with client projects as needed.
Prior to joining Life Managers & Associates, Chrissy volunteered for school and community organizations. She held multiple leadership positions with Norwood-Fontbonne Academy Parents’ Associations including co-president, program chair, committee chair, fundraiser, event planner, and treasurer. A member emeritus of the Academy’s Advisory Board. Other organizations she has supported include LaSalle College High School, Aid for Friends, and other nutrition non-profits. Her other professional experience includes roles as a registered dietetic technician for Lower Bucks Hospital and bookkeeper for Acme Markets Banking Department.
Kathryn Charlton – Organizer
Kathryn Charlton supports Life Managers & Associates’ clients with organization projects. She loves the challenge of restoring order to a disorganized space and finding new homes for client’s belongings that they no longer wish to keep. Her patience and nurturing disposition make her a perfect fit for this working with older adults.
Prior to her time with Life Managers, Kathryn volunteered for schools and community organizations. She held multiple leadership positions with Norwood-Fontbonne Academy Parents’ Associations including co-chair of the Merchandise committee and co-chair of the Gift card program.
When she is not working Kathryn loves to travel and spend time with family. She and her husband have 2 grown children and live in Glenside.