Steering Committee

Dana Dombrowski, MSW, LSW
Social Worker and Psychosocial Program Coordinator
Pediatric Advanced Care Team
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

Nicole Hahnlen, RN, CHPPN
Clinical Nurse Coordinator
Hummingbird Program
Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital
Hershey, PA

Susanna Hegnes, MEd – Secretary
Certified School Psychologist
Pittsburgh, PA

James Joyce, MBA, MHA – Treasurer
Manager, Hospice and Palliative Care
Excela Health
Greensburg, PA

Gwenn LaRagione, RN, BSN, CCM, CHPPN
Clinical Nurse Coordinator
Pediatric Advanced Care Team
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

Carol May, RN, MSN, MBA, CHPPN – President
Nurse Manager
Supportive Care Program
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Pittsburgh, PA

Donna Salovay, Esq. – Vice President
Registrar
Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children
Pittsburgh, PA

Jeanne Vogt, RN, CHPN
Hospice Director
Lehigh Valley Hospice
Allentown, PA

Bobbi Zimmaro, RN
Pediatric Hospice/Palliative Care Consultant
Lansdale, PA

 

Betsy Hawley, MA
Executive Director
Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition