Eunice K. Neubauer is the owner of Choice Connections. With a special place in her heart for the elderly, she built her business on her core values of faith, family and service. Since launching her business in 2009, Eunice has helped hundreds of families navigate the overwhelming process of finding the best choice in senior living for their loved one.
She has a wealth of knowledge on the process and all the senior living options available today. Her availability, attention to detail and market research help her guide family members in making the best possible decision for their loved one’s care and wellbeing.
With empathy and compassion, she walks alongside the family simplifying the process, saving them time, and relieving the stress that is so typical. As a Certified Senior Advisor®, she is an expert on connecting people with trusted resources that are helpful for aging and well-designed transitions.
Eunice educates people on the variety of communities and amenities, such as assisted living, independent living, memory care and alternatives to nursing homes. Having graduated from Valparaiso University with a business degree, her aim in life is to Give and Grow, and Choice Connections provides that opportunity every day. Working with seniors and their families over the years has been amazing and purposeful work!
Eunice enjoys speaking on elder care and senior living. She has served on the Senior Services Committee at her church and is active with St. Paul Senior Workers, Edina Professionals Serving Seniors, and the Elder Resource Association South of the River. She currently lives in St. Paul with her husband, Keith, and has three adult children and one grandchild. She enjoys family time, biking, staying active, singing in the church choir and volunteering.
Shari Claypool, CSA®
Senior Living Advisor
Shari Claypool is an accomplished Certified Senior Advisor® and licensed social worker with a genuine passion and heart for serving seniors and their respective families. She holds degrees in Psychology and Social Work from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and the University of North Dakota, respectively.
Shari has over 15 years of experience in skilled nursing homes, transitional care units (TCU's), home healthcare and hospice, and as a community living specialist providing support and resources to the aging throughout the Twin Cities.
She combines her knowledge and experience with compassion as she guides families through the challenging transition from their home to finding the best choice in senior housing. Her goal is to ensure that the senior and family feel supported, respected and heard throughout the entire process.
Choice Connections aligns with Shari’s strong values of faith, trust and pursuit of meaningful work. Spending her life surrounded by her great aunts, uncles, and grandparents fostered within her a desire to advocate for those who are most vulnerable. In fact, her first volunteer position was as a candy striper at Unity Hospital in Fridley, MN. Shari’s friends and family will tell you she is caring, honest and kind – all character attributes she carries into her work with seniors and families.
Born and raised in Minnesota, Shari and her husband are recently empty nesters and reside in the Lino Lakes area. She enjoys going for walks, spending time with her family, serving at her church, and loves all the seasons Minnesota has to offer.