Hospice Advisory Council

Hospice Advisory Council

The purpose of the Hospice Advisory Council is to increase awareness of hospice in Orange County, educate the community about hospice, and provide a dignified environment to those at the end of their life through the Heavenly Home Project.


Bruce A. Lazenby

Chairman of Hospice Advisory Council
Rose Hills Memorial Park and Mortuary, Executive Director of Business Development

Theresa Ashby, PhD.

Dynam Consulting, CEO

Melissa Dean

Consultant: Writing, Editing, Investor and Media Relations

Rhonda L. Ducote

Apriem Advisors, President/Principal

Daniel Han, ETA CPP

Agapay, Chief Operating Officer

John Hornburg

Retired, Hospice Volunteer

Sue Kelly

Hoag Hospital, Oncology Certified RN

Sheila Kirkpatrick

Outreach Care Network, Executive Director

Steve Lazarian

CityWorks Management, Chief Operating Officer

Michael Manniello

Sunwest Bank, Commercial Banker

Kim Sherman

Echo Media Group, President & CEO

Traci Shirachi

SmartStart Evaluation and Research Inc., CEO/President

Vana Surmanian

Retired, Hospice Volunteer

Deborah Veady

Retired, Hospice Advocate

Kay Walker

Attorney at Law