HPNA Chapters

The Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association has over 50 chapters and provisional chapters throughout the country.  We have listed our chapters, provisional chapters, and district leaders below for 2019.  Members can find out more information by logging in.  All chapters can be reached by emailing the national office at hpna@hpna.org and putting the chapter name in the subject line. 

(State, Chapter - Contact Name, Phone

Chapter List


AK Alaska Regional - Traci Sickich, 907-306-9951
AL Central Alabama - Dena Clayton, 205-915-8706
AZ Phoenix - Stephanie Desiderio, 602-690-1897
CA Los Angeles Regional - James Villalobos, please contact the national office
CA San Diego - Jackie Copeland, 760-445-0512
CA San Francisco Bay Area - Colleen Baker, please contact the national office
CO Rocky Mountain - Aurora Walters, 303-885-2172
CT Charter Oaks - Rebecca Edwards, 860-729-0426
FL Gulf Coast Chapter (Pensacola) - Betty Brannon, 850-530-2701
FL Northeast Florida - Please contact the national office
FL Manasota - Laura Devore, 419-341-0198
FL South West Florida (Ft. Myers Area) - Patricia Tortora, 239-313-3845
FL Southeast Florida - Linda Millar, 954-260-5823
FL West Central Florida - Cathy Emmett, 941-914-0987
GA Greater Atlanta - Judy Herbert, 678-619-1927
GA Northwest Georgia - Sharon Seabolt, 770-337-9499
IA East Central Iowa - Christine Harlander, 319-924-4424
IL Chicagoland - Michelle Buikema, 708-489-0765
IL Rockford Stateline - Pam Weiss, 815-904-2729
IN Indianapolis Area - Sr. Veronica Lopez, 317-224-8956
KS Kansas Midwest - Nicole Apprill, 785-550-4984
LA Magnolia (New Orleans Area) - Linda Smith, 504-494-6467
MA Boston - Nicole DePace, 617-820-8733
ME Southern Maine - James "Greg" Burns, 207-415-4791
MI West Michigan -Karen Vander Laan, 616-250-5913
MN Minnesota - Brooke Olson Johnson, 605-280-8892
NC Piedmont - Shannon Henry, 704-221-0191
NY Finger Lakes Region - Geraldine Calandra, 585-474-2241
NY Long Island NY - Anne Miglio, 631-277-2635
NY Metro New York - Shila Pandey, 646-942-7441
OH Central Ohio - Kimberly A Frier, 614-284-6330
OH Cincinnati Tri-State - Adelle Kesler, 937-474-0280
OK Northeastern Oklahoma - Kelly Edwards, 918-805-9479
OK Oklahoma City - Angela Nooner, 405-570-2105
OR Oregon and Southwest Washington - Guy Keplinger, 503-536-5808
PA South Central Pennsylvania - Alyson Yost, 717-514-7185
PA Southeast Pennsylvania - Staci Lefkowitz, 215-833-3120
SC Low Country - Morgan McCall, 972-922-1905
TN Middle Tennessee (Nashville Area) - Amy Rasmussen, 615-739-1905
TX Forth Worth/Dallas - Stacy Tackett, 214-597-5856
TX Greater Houston - Rebel Heasley, 412-862-0348
TX Texas Midwest - Robin Dezern, 325-665-4997
TX San Antonio - Modesta Garcia-Atwater, 210-831-5148
VA Central Virginia - Eris Bill, 804-928-5499
WI Greater Milwaukee - Andrea Vandermolen, please contact the national office
WI Southwest Wisconsin - Cassondra Shumway, 608-577-6338
WV West Virginia Online - Tricia Petitte, 304-276-2229

Provisional Chapters

MO Greater St. Louis - Maria Turner, 314-277-2718
MS Central Mississippi Provisional Group - Nancy Aycock, 601-200-5938
MS North Mississippi/Tupelo Provisional Group - please contact the national office
NJ Northern New Jersey Provisional Group - Tracy Silverbert-Urian, 862-926-9122
TX Southeast Texas (Beaumont) - please contact the national office

District Leaders

Mid Central - Barbara Mulich, 724-439-1163
Mideast - Liz Winders, 717-586-4406
Northeast - Karen Mulvihill, 203-739-6662
Northwest Central - Pamela Weiss, 815-332-4525
Southeast - Eunita Robertson, 205-515-0569
Southern Atlantic - Petti-Jeanne Sheldon, 706-389-2652
Southwest Central - Helen Zienkievicz, 405-386-6522
West Coast - Stephanie Desiderio, 602-690-1897