Palliative Care Council

Palliative Care Council Roster

2019 Palliative Care Council Roster

Council Chair

Balu Natarajan, HMDC, MD

Medical Director Seasons HeatlhCare Management, Inc. Rosemont, IL

Jennifer Moore Ballentine, MA

Executive Director CSU Institute for Palliative Care San Marcos, CA

Kathy Brandt, MS

Principal The KB Group Washington, DC

Marisette B. Hasan, BSN, RN

The Carolinas Center for Hospice and End of Life Care Raliegh, NC 27615

Betsy Hawley, BA, MA

Executive Director Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition Pittsburgh, PA

Marianne Holler, DO

Visiting Nurse Association Health Group Holmdel, NJ

Brian Jones, CHPCA, DHSc

President/CEO SHARE Foundation El Dorado, AR

Lawrence Kay, MD

Empath Health | Suncoast Hospice Clearwater, FL

Kathleen Kerr

Principle Kerr Healthcare Analytics Mill Valley, CA
Medford Mashburn, MD Mercy Youngstown Palliative Medicine Hospice of the Valley Poland, OH

John Massone, MD

TRU Community Care Lafayette, CO

DeSha McLeod

Community Hospice Modesto, CA

Kurt P. Merkelz, MD

Compassus Brentwood, TN

Robert Parker, CENP, CHP, CHPN, DNP, RN

Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association Lockhart, TX

Paula Sanders

Georgia Hospice & Palliative Care Organization Stockbridge, GA

Amy Scheu

Advocate Hospice Lombard, IL

Tanya Lugliani Stewart

United Healthcare Retiree Solutions

Lisa VanderWel

Director - Administrator Spectrum Health Hospice and Palliative Care Grand Rapids, MI
Staff Liaison

Lori Bishop, MHA, BSN, RN, CHPN

Vice President, Palliative and Advanced Care NHPCO Alexandria, VA