Team Members

The individual and their family are the central part of the hospice care team. Other members of the team include:

  • Patient’s physician
  • Hospice director
  • Medical director
  • Registered nurses
  • Social workers
  • Home health aides
  • Chaplain
  • Trained volunteers
  • Dietician, Physical, occupational, speech, and massage therapy are also available through Hope Hospice and Palliative Care
Hospice Sign

Meet the Team

Amanda Du Preez

Amanda Du Preez, MD

Medical Director

Ronald Cooper, MD

Ronald Cooper, MD

Associate Medical Director

Nicole Ewinchell

Nicole Winchell, RN, BSN

Executive Director

David Clements

David Clements, BA, MM

Chaplain

James Allard

James Allard

Chaplain

Father Dennis Meulemans

Father Dennis Meulemans

Chaplain

Deb Auner

Deb Auner

Administrative Assistant

Judy Gallistel

Judy Gallistel

Office Assistant

Judy Robida

Judy Robida

Office Assistant

Laura Bogdonovich, CNA

Laura Bogdonovich, CNA

Hospice Aide

Roxanne Peterson

Roxanne Peterson, CNA

Hospice Aide & Massage Therapy

Karen Chaplinski

Karen Chaplinski, CNA

Hospice Aide

Teri Rostberg

Teri Rostberg, BS MHA

Financial Officer

Christine Klein

Christine Schreiner, FNP, BC

Family Nurse Practitioner

Mary Redman

Mary Redman, MSW

Social Worker

Nicole Syryczuk

Nicole Syryczuk

Social Worker, Bereavement & Volunteer Coordinator

Maggie

Maggie

Canine Companion

Deb Fischer

Debra Fischer, RN

Case Manager

Thad Schafer

Thad Schafer

Registered Nurse

Cathy Scheithauer

Cathy Scheithauer

Registered Nurse

Tracy Pernsteiner

Tracy Pernsteiner

Registered Nurse

Janet Hedstrom

Janet Hedstrom

Registered Nurse

Jennifer Gorichswestrich

Jennifer Gorichs-Westrich

Registered Nurse

Lori Sherfield

Lori Sherfield, CNA

Hospice Aide