Management Team

At Delaware Hospice, we’ve assembled a management team with a passion for improving access to end-of-life care and providing support during serious illness. Each individual brings unique strengths and contributions that enable us to remain at the forefront of our field.

Susan D. Lloyd, MSN, RN
President & CEO
Andrew L. Himelstein, M.D., FACP
Medical Director
Michelle Burris, MBA, FACMPE
Chief Financial Officer
Sue Bernetich, BSc, CFRE
Vice President of Development
Debra Kent, RN, BSN, MA, CCRN, NEA-BC
Vice President of Clinical Services
Tracy Tull Neilson, RN, MSN, CHPCA
Vice President of Compliance & Education

Board of Trustees

The Delaware Hospice Board of Trustees actively participates in establishing and maintaining our organization’s mission and vision. Each of these members demonstrates their support by making recommendations regarding our strategic direction, by providing counsel in healthcare, legal, and financial matters, and by participating in fundraising. Their combined efforts help us to ensure that all patients and families receive comfort, resources, and support when it matters most.

Sharon Leyhow
Chairperson
Clarence Smith
Co-Chairperson
Barry Crozier
Treasurer
Myriam Khalifa
Secretary
Ralph Begleiter
Gene Donnelly
Janet Dougherty
Ronda Douglas
Robert Dressler, MD
Tamera Fair
David Green
Tom Hoyer
Steve Ladin
Carol Leashefski
Thomas Mathew
Laura Robelen
John Shevock
Stephanie Smith-Christiano
Dale Stratton
Bruce Swayze
Susan D. Lloyd, MSN, RN
President, CEO
Andrew L. Himelstein, MD
Medical Director