Vern Martell is an industry leader who is passionate about assisting seniors, their families and those with injuries and illnesses. Since 2009, Vern has dedicated his career to assisting people live safely in their homes.
Since the beginning, Vern dedicated himself to growing a staff of Certified Aging in Place Specialists and Construction professionals. In addition, Vern built a strong network of accessibility vendors and partners, to provide the best products and services available.
Our team members are experienced, well-educated, and committed to ensuring a high-quality of life for all of our cherished clients.
Safe Living Solutions staff
Vern Martell, CAPS
Vern has been working in the Home Modifications and industry for over 12 years. A graduate of Virginia Tech with a Bachelors of Science in Business Communications and Marketing, Vern began specializing in construction and home modifications in 2005 and has become very passionate about providing excellent care ever since. “I love being able to provide solutions for people to allow them to remain independent and stay in THEIR home. It is very satisfying to have clients tell me how much our solutions have improved their lives. I love when I hear someone tell me that they can now take a shower on their own or they can enter and exit their homes safely without the fear of falling.”
Vern is a Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS), a Certified Environmental Access Consultant (CEAC) and a Certified Home Assessment and Modification Professional (CHAMP). He also is a proud member of the Triad Retirement Living Association (TRLA) and Health Industry Professionals Serving Seniors (HIPSS), is certified by National Association of Realtors and has received honors for his work with modifying homes and institutions rehabilitating seniors with orthopedic conditions.
Vern enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 daughters. Vern also enjoys Golf and traveling in his spare time.
Amanda Leonard, Project Manager
Amanda has been project manager of Safe Living Solutions since 2012. She also specializes in kitchen and bath design. Since beginning work with Vern, she is CAPS certified and a member of HAIA. She is very passionate about customer service, universal design, and overall aesthetics. She will help you design your space and ensure your project is completed in a timely fashion. You will appreciate her attention to detail and commitment to producing extraordinary results.