Dave BuffenbargerChief Financial Officer
Randy BakerSenior Vice President
Ken, president of TaleMed, studied at Cincinnati Christian University. Together, with his wife, Elizabeth, they founded TaleMed in 2006. Prior to TaleMed, Ken served as President at Trasys and Vice President at Fluor Daniel. Passionate about serving the community, Ken serves on the Board of Trustees for Miami Township for more than 15 years. He’s an active volunteer with Inner City Basketball, Milford Miami Ministry Food Bank, BLOC Ministries in Cincinnati and hosts several yearly company fundraisers for various local charities.
As an avid sports fan, he enjoys attending college basketball games and has remained involved with his alma mater, serving as the Men’s Basketball coach from 2012-14 and president from 2014-16.
An ordained minister, Ken also serves as an elder for Milford Christian Church. He is most proud of his family – his wife, their daughters, Katelyn and Kristina, and son-in-law DJ.
Elizabeth, CEO of TaleMed, studied business management at Cincinnati Christian University. She co-founded TaleMed with her husband in 2006. Under her leadership, TaleMed has gone from a startup to one of the leading healthcare and travel nursing companies in the country. They were awarded Woman-Owned Business of the Year by the Clermont Chamber of Commerce in 2016.
She’s a strong and passionate leader who believes in giving every employee the support they need so they can fully engage for others. Elizabeth serves on the Board of Directors for the Milford Miami Township Chamber of Commerce and is a true community servant, continually seeking opportunities to balance business with opportunities to give back to her community.
In her free time, Elizabeth enjoys spending time with her family – husband, Ken, daughters, Katelyn and Kristina, and son-in-law DJ.
Dave, chief financial officer of TaleMed, studied accounting and finance at Wright State University. With over 30 years of experience, Dave has used his accounting and financial expertise to prepare, maintain and report accurate financial data, manage government compliance, oversee tax preparation and manage cash flow and other company assets.
He serves on the Board of Trustees for Cincinnati Christian University.
As a devoted father and sports fan, you can find him and wife, Jill, cheering on their children, Seth and Ellie, at sporting events all over town. He coaches and serves as a board member for both Mason Youth Basketball and Ohio Thunder Softball, and as president of the board for Mason High School Softball Boosters.
Randy, senior vice president of TaleMed, studied business management at Ohio University. For over 10 years, he has directed the finance division of the company.
Randy has a heart for ensuring the well-being of fellow community citizens and encouraging their participation in society. As a member of the Board of Directors for Connect Clermont, he works to balance the growth and development of Clermont County, while seeking to maintain a rural, small-town feel throughout the community.