Wendy Rickenbach

About Wendy


Wendy Rickenbach started CarePatrol Gulf Coast out of the desire to do something meaningful with her career and to serve others.  She has personally visited and interviewed all of the communities that she recommends. “Helping Seniors find the safest care options is at the heart of what I do.”

Before becoming a Certified Senior Advisor Wendy spent many years in leadership roles leading business organizations, honing critical strategic decision-making skills, and learning how important both people and passion can be to achieving successful outcomes.  She now uses all of her skills and passion to assist seniors and their families in finding the right senior living communities in Sarasota and Manatee Counties.  One of her goals is to help alleviate stress and shorten transition time for families, which makes the job worthwhile and fulfilling.

Wendy is a Certified Senior Advisor, she serves on the board of directors for the Sarasota County Aging Network, is the Chair of the Venice Chamber Senior Resource Group, Active in leadership with the Senior Advocacy Council and supports many organizations across the counties she serves like the Friendship Center, Neuro Challenge Foundation for Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s Association and many more.

Cities Wendy Serves

Englewood, Longboat Key, North Venice, Lakewood Ranch, Osprey, Pembroke Pines, Sarasota, Siesta Key, Venice, Bradenton, Cortez, Bradenton Beach, Parrish, Palmetto, Ellenton, Sarasota, Gibsonton, Ruskin, Apollo Beach, Sun City Center, Riverview, Wimauma

Zip Codes Wendy Serves

33024, 34223, 34228, 34229, 34231, 34232, 34233, 34234, 34235, 34236, 34237, 34238, 34239, 34240, 34241, 34242, 34275, 34285, 34292, 34293, 34201, 34202, 34203, 34205, 34207, 34208, 34209, 34210, 34211, 34212, 34215, 34217, 34219, 34221, 34222, 34243, 33534, 33570, 33572, 33573, 33579, 33598