Houston Hospice

Management Team

Rana S. McClelland, MBA

President & CEO

Christine Blackmon, CPA

Vice President of Finance / CFO

Aida Matic, CFRE

Vice President of Philanthropy & Community Engagement
April J. Rose, BSN, RN

April J. Rose, BSN, RN

Vice President of Patient Services
Elizabeth Strauch, MD, FACP, FAAHPM, Medical Director, Vice President for Medical Affairs, Houston Hospice

Elizabeth Strauch, MD, FACP, FAAHPM

Vice President of Medical Affairs
Ken Hudson, Vice President of Marketing, Houston Hospice

Ken Hudson, MBA

Vice President of Business Development

Board of Directors


Al W. Gatmaitan, DSc., FACHE

Vice Chair

Paul F. Mansfield, MD, FACS

Professor of Surgical Oncology
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

Jiali Sun, MD, PhD

MPH candidate of Healthcare Management
UT School of Public Health

Conrad Johnson


Faisal H. Aboul-Enein, DrPH, RN, FACHE

Nursing Professor & Program Director

Thomas R. Cole, PhD

The McGovern Center for Humanities & Ethics

Brian Dean, MBA, MPH

Executive Vice President for Health Affairs
UTHealth Houston

Cora Guinn Robinson

Real Estate Consultant
George E. Johnson Properties

Seth Hopkins, JD

Managing Counsel of the Defensive Litigation & Real Estate Divisions
Harris County Attorney's Office

Staci LaToison

Founder & CEO
Dream Big Ventures

Sally Rice

Garden Club of Houston

Joyce T. Salhoot, MSW, MHA

Healthcare Consultant

Sarah E. Selleck, MD

Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
Baylor Geriatric Section, Baylor College of Medicine

Jon A. Unroe, CPA


Sue Stiles White

Community Philanthropist

Rana S. McClelland, MBA

President & CEO
Houston Hospice

Marina Ciny George, MD, MBA, FHM, FACP

VP, Inpatient Medical Operations & Associate Professor, Department of Hospital Medicine
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

Sarita A. Hixon

Community Philanthropist

William A. Hyslop, FACHE


James A. Reeder, Jr.

Jones Day

Judson W. Robinson, III

Houston Area Urban League, Inc.

Michele J. Sabino, EdD

H. Richard Walton