About Us

Hospice Foundation of the Ozark champions the benefits of hospice care and provides grants to support a wide scope of end-of-life services in the Ozarks region. In 2015, HFO awarded 12 grants totaling more than $600,000.

Our Executive Director

Kimberly A. Morelock (read Press Release)

Our Board of Directors

The Board of Directors includes:

  • Judy Thompson, Chair
  • Elizabeth Lee, RN CHPN, Vice Chair
  • Douglas R. Nickell, JD, Secretary
  • Kevin A. Ailor, CPA, CITP, Treasurer
  • Dr. Peter Browning
  • Paul Reinert
  • Tina Chasteen Stillwell
  • Marcia Mahnken, Ph.D.
  • Melissa Gaines, MD
  • John Mihalevich, MD
  • Robert Carolla, MD
  • Albert R. Leonardo Jr., MD
  • Regina Waters, Ph.D.
  • Bradley Fisher, Ph.D.
  • Sativa Boatman-Sloan, JD

Hospice Program Referrals

For more information about hospice care or for a referral to a hospice program near you, visit the National Hospice and Palliative Care website at www.caringinfo.org or call the toll free Hospice HelpLine (1-800-658-8898).