About Stephen OLD

Stephen Tweed, CSP, is an internationally known health care and business strategist, award winning professional speaker, and published author. He is the CEO of Leading Home Care… a Tweed Jeffries company and the Founder of The Home Care CEO Forum® and Caregiver Quality Assurance®.



Stephen has been speaking professionally since 1979 and has presented over 2,000 keynote speeches and learning seminars for association conferences, corporate meetings, and public workshops. Stephen has served as the President of the 3,000 member National Speakers Association and in 1993 earned the prestigious designation CSP, Certified Speaking Professional. In 2012 Stephen was awarded The Cavett, the highest award given for service by the National Speakers Association.

Stephen has served on the boards of directors of three not-for-profit home health agencies in Pennsylvania and Kentucky, on the board of a major rehabilitation hospital, and as the interim President and CEO of a $25 million home care company providing home health care, private duty home care, home medical equipment, and home infusion therapy. Stephen is also the father of an adult son who is physically disabled, lives in a wheelchair, and uses the services of private duty home care on a daily basis.

In 2012, Stephen founded the Home Care CEO Forum, a network of owners and CEOs of home care companies in the top tier of our industry. Today. more than 50 home care companies in the top tier of our industry are members of a Home Care CEO Mastermind Group, where they meet regularly to share ideas, solve problems, and support one another.

No other professional in our industry brings this unique combination of knowledge, experience, and wisdom.

Stephen has spoken for every national association representing home health care, hospice, and private duty home care, and has presented for most of the state home care and hospice associations. Stephen’s keynote speeches focus on three areas; industry trends, business strategy, and talent solutions.

To have Stephen speak for your association conference or corporate meeting or lead your strategic planning process, email or call Jill Scott at 502-339-0653 to set up a telephone conference with Stephen.  We’ll discuss your agency, your needs, and your challenges.  Then we’ll outline a process to help you achieve your desired outcomes.