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The Hospice Calgary Team
The Team Behind the Mission

Hospice Calgary team members serve our clients and patients through our two centres of care: Sage Centre and Rosedale Hospice. Hospice Calgary employees and experienced volunteers are committed to our mission: to help families and individuals achieve support, hope and well-being through compassionate end-of-life and bereavement care.

We proudly live our values every day, with clients, employees, colleagues and our community.

Announcement from the board: Appointment of Executive Director, Fiona McColl

Meet the Hospice Calgary Team

Executive Director

   Fiona McColl                                                Executive Director


Elaine Crowell Director, Finance
Lisa D'Arcy Administrative Assistant, Sage Centre
Allen Kroeker Operations Manager
Vicki Tang-Sopchyshyn                             Executive Assistant
Marie Wong Manager of Volunteer Services

Marketing & Fund Development

Melissa Watamanuk Director, Fund Development
Sally Mansour (on leave) Director, External Relations
Carrie Beaudry             Events Coordinator
Merlyn D'Souza Finance & Donor Entry Clerk
Nicholas Nyandoro Database Contractor
Kim McNeil Stewardship & Engagement Officer 

Counselling and Program Services

Nadine Gariepy-Fisk Director, Children's Grief Centre
Elaine Munce Director, Community Hospice Services
Laura Coatsworth Counsellor
Chantal Côté Counsellor
Nicole Kuchle Kitchen Attendant, Sage Centre
Kari Hoellwarth Intake Coordinator
Shawna Maynard Living with Cancer Program Coordinator
Kathy Bach Patterson Counsellor
Shanna Shepherd Counsellor
Karen Yakimchuk Counsellor
Rebca Zawde Counsellor
Lauren Buote Counsellor 

Rosedale Hospice

Dr. Kim Finvers                                          Medical Director
Erin Forsyth Director, Clinical Care
Kristy Gauld Dyer Spiritual Care Coordinator
Rebecca DeLong Lead Cook, Rosedale Hospice
Zandra Delorme Administrative Assistant
Kim Musselwhite Clinical Nurse Educator
Yonas Woldegiorgis House Manager

Meet our Board

2019-20 Board of Directors

Kevin Barr, Chair                                      Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais, LLP
Michael Waite, Vice Chair Partner, Carbert Waite LLP
Angela Butler, Treasurer VP & Controller, Suncor Energy Inc.
Gordon Dibb, Secretary Retired Co-Founder, Calfrac Well Services
Randy Pettipas, Past Chair President, Global Public Affairs
Bill Brunton Principal, BBrunton Consulting
Don Chynoweth President, Stratplan Management
Debra Corroll President, DLC Consulting
Ryan Hall Vice President Marketing, Bordeaux Developments
Carol Howes VP, Communications and PetroLMI, Energy Safety Canada
Alex MacAusland  President & CEO, Western Energy Services
Derek Payne Independent Businessperson 
Sheila Risbud  Director, Government Affairs, Teck Resources Limited
Julie Thomson Vice President, Corporate Services, Calgary Health Trust 
Helen Wesley Executive Vice President & CFO, Enmax

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