2024 Board of Directors


Mia Haney, Chief Executive Officer
Pennsylvania Homecare Association

CJ Rambler, President
Honor Health Network 
Stan Rynkiewicz, Secretary/Treasurer
Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC
  Laura Ness
BAYADA Hearts for Home Care, President-Elect
David Alexander
Penn Medicine Home Health, Hospice and Home Infusion
Natalie Benda
Addus Homecare

Brittany Boyd-Chisholm
Center for Independent Living of Central Pennsylvania


  Vishal N Desai
Anova Health Care System
Marina Dentremont
CareGivers America/CareFinders
Shona Eakin
Voices for Independence 
Lisa Giovanni, RN, MSN

VNA of St. Luke's Home Health & Hospice

  Bryant Greene, MBA
Always Best Care Senior Services

Laurie Karstetter, BSN, RN
UPMC Home Healthcare of Central Pennsylvania

Melissa Kelleher, RN, BSN, HCS-D, COS-C 
Allied Services Home Health


Mena Louies
Concordia Hospice of Washington

Anja Miller, BSN, RN
Guthrie Hospice


Lori Pavic
Angels on Call


Elizabeth Piazza


Brett Ringold
A Long Term Companion


Sarah Rutledge
PennCares Support Services


Brandon Truman
Maxim Healthcare Services


PHA's Board of Directors functions to:

  • Determine policy
  • Establish strategic direction
  • Evaluate success at achieving strategic direction
  • Assume leadership responsibilities for the organization's financial viability
  • Approve the budget as prepared by the Finance Committee
  • Review the annual audit
  • Elect the President-Elect and Secretary/Treasurer and ratify the President's appointments
  • Appoint the Chief Executive Officer and responsibilities of that person
  • Oversee the operations of the Pennsylvania Foundation for Homecare and Hospice
  • Appoint the board of the Pennsylvania Foundation for Homecare and Hospice and PAC officers

The Board is comprised of 19 voting members, including one Director representing each of the six geographic regions and seven Directors-At-Large from any organizational member. Only one person from an organizational member may serve as a voting member of the Board of Directors at any time.