Board of Directors

The Hospice Palliative Care Society of Cape Breton County is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of community members with a diverse range of expertise and skills. The Board of Directors are elected annually by the Hospice Palliative Care Society of Cape Breton County membership at the Annual General Meeting and they assume responsibility for the charitable entity legally registered as the Hospice Palliative Care Society of Cape Breton County.

Executive Members

Patricia Jackson
Co-Chair
Nancy Dingwall
Co-Chair
Dale Orychock
Secretary / Treasurer
Dr. Anne Frances D'Intino
Member-at-Large
Irene Khattar
Co-Chair

Board Members

Lorne MacDougall
Suzanne Merner
Claire Timmons
Debbie Keating
Dorthy Malcom
Jane Lewis
Carol Murphy

To support and promote compassionate care for individuals and their loved ones who are living with a life-threatening illness.

Advisory Board Members

Laurie Mortimer
Connie Gregory
Lisa MacNeil-Campbell
Bernice MacDonald
Alan McDonald
Erica Buchannan
Lynette Sawchuk
Pam Seville
Carolyn Fiolek

Hospice Palliative Care Society Staff

Aurelle Landry
Executive Director
Kathy Forsey
Executive Assistant
Jill Murphy
Music Therapist