Our members, built from the union of the National Hospice Work Group and the Hospice Innovations Group, continue to serve as historic longstanding leaders in hospice as guardians of the community interest in end-of-life care.

They individually contribute strength, leadership, and innovation to the provision of hospice care. Collectively, we leverage our experiences to improve the care experience for all Americans nearing the last stage of life.

Current members include:

Eric Klimes
2490 W Shaw
Ste. 101
Fresno, CA 93711


Samira Beckwith, LCSW, FACHE
9470 Health Park Circle
Fort Myers, FL 33908-3617


Jennifer Hansen
6377 Clark Avenue
Suite 100
Dublin, CA 94568-3024


Diana Franchitto, MBA
1085 North Main Street
Providence, RI 02904


Christy Whitney, RN, MSN
3090 North 12th Street
Unit B
Grand Junction, CO 81506


Phillip L. Marshall, BBA, MBA
3532 Ephraim McDowell Drive
Louisville, KY 40205


Christopher Kerr, MD
225 Como Park Blvd
Cheektowaga, NY 14227


Cindy Hatton, RN MSN
3470 Buskirk Avenue
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523


Karl Broussard, WCC, HCAC
2600 Johnston Street
Lafayette , LA 70503


Gil Brown
1320 Linglestown Road
Harrisburg, PA 17110


Tracy Wood
4411 Oakwood Drive
Chattanooga, TN 37416


Rick Bourne
3231 SW 34th Ave
Ocala, FL 34474


Becky Burnett
3888 Pacific Ave
Stockton, CA 95204
Coming Soon


Michael Milward
940 Disc Drive
Scotts Valley, CA 95066


Ben Marcantonio
90 Ritchie Highway
Pasadena, MD 21122


Ron Cottrell
675 Peter Jefferson Parkway
Suite 300
Charlottesville, VA 22911


Tracee Capron, RN, BS Ed., MAOL, CNED
1701 38th Street S
Suite 101
Fargo, ND 58103


Debbie Shumway
1510 E. Flower Street

Phoenix, AZ 85014


Bill Finn, MBA
17876 St. Clair Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44110


Ernesto Lopez
747 Northern Ave
Hagerstown, MD 21742