Our Management Team

The day-to-day operations of Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice are led by a management team with over 50 years of combined hospice experience and dedication.

Marlina Schetting, MSW, LCSW

Interim Chief Operating Officer

Chelsea Choma, RN, BSN, MSN, CHPN

Clinical Director

Diana Sebzda, MA, LPC, FT

Director of Bereavement

John Quinlan

Director of Foundation

Lee Ellison

Director of Marketing

Linda Jordan

Executive Administrative Assistant

Mario Spadaro


JoAnne Winzer


Ilene Germer, RN

Intake Coordinator

Cathy Shane, RN, BSN

Education and QAPI Coordinator

Jennifer Smith

Manager of Special Events

Sue Dougherty

Volunteer Coordinator


Finance Manager

Mary Bezak

Billing Manager

Barbara Allison

Payroll & Accounts Payable Coordinator

Our Board Members

Governing Board

  • Julia Quinlan, CEO, Chairman
  • Mary Ellen Quinlan, Vice-Chairman
  • Paul D. Ferguson, Treasurer
  • Louis R. Ruggiero, Secretary
  • Honorable Paul W. Armstrong J.S.C. (Retired)
  • Jodi J. Butler
  • Kenneth Carter
  • George A. Green IV, Ph.D
  • William E. Hinkes, Esq.
  • Tammie Horsfield
  • Cynthia Jones, MD, FACS
  • Keri Marino
  • Christian Robertozzi, DPM, FACFAOM, FASPS
  • Janice Stevens
  • Kevin T. Stroyan
  • Patricia A. Sweeney-Pawlyk
  • Edward M. Tirpack, DMD, MAGD


  • Emeritus Trustee – Judith F. Wiegand
  • Honorary Trustee – Richard D. Pompelio, Esq.

Medical Directors:

    • Joseph Cirello, MD
    • Bohdan E. Halibey, MD
    • Yogesh Viroja, MD

Charitable Foundation Board

  • Julia Quinlan, President
  • Robert Vandenbergh, Secretary
  • Steven Ysais, Treasurer
  • William Askin, Esq.
  • Yanina Hupka, ARe, AIAF
  • Richard R. Keiling, Esq.
  • Domenick L. Ruggiero

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