Meet Our Senior Staff

BloomingU was founded in 2020 by Ayana Bennett, MPH and Dr. Kimberly T. Abney, who both became close friends in undergraduate school at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. They founded BloomingU with a goal to change lives everyday by providing client sensitive and compassionate care in-home and in the community.  


Ayana Bennett, MPH

Ayana holds a Master’s in Public Health and over 10 years of experience in the health and wellness field. She brings dedication, compassion and empathy to BloomingU clients. She also encourages caregiver resilience, work life balance and mindfulness as “our caregivers can’t take care of  you, if they aren’t taking care of themselves”. 

Dr. Kimberly T. Abney, LPC

Dr. Kimberly is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She brings an energetic personality, through her dedication to making a positive impact in all those that she encounters, her community work, and philanthropy has proven that she is certainly a catalyst for changing lives daily.