The Denver Hospice Board of Directors

Representing a broad cross-section of the Denver metro area, members of our Board of Directors generously donate their time, talent and expertise in overseeing the operations of The Denver Hospice and Optio Health Services. Working with CEO Tim Bowen, President Janelle McCallum and The Denver Hospice executive management team, the board annually sets strategic goals, reviews and approves the annual business agenda and actively participates in fundraising activities. The board meets seven times annually, with various committees meeting monthly or as necessary.

  • John Horan – Chairman
  • Tim Bowen – President and CEO, Care Synergy; CEO The Denver Hospice; CEO Halcyon Hospice & Palliative Care; CEO Pathways Hospice
  • Janelle McCallum – President, The Denver Hospice
  • Mickey Ackerman – Vice Chairman
  • Dennis Helling – Vice Chairman
  • Adele Phelan – Secretary

Members at Large

  • David Alexander
  • Brad Baumgartner
  • Jim Burke
  • Susan Law
  • Scott Lowery
  • Evi Makovsky
  • Elizabeth Oyekan
  • Zach Pashel
  • Lew Sapiro
  • Dr. David Scanavino