Cumberland County Hospice Palliative Care Society is governed by a board of directors comprised of community members with a diverse range of expertise and skills. The board of directors are elected annually by the CCHPCS membership at the Annual General Meeting and they assume the responsibility for the charitable entity legally registered as the Cumberland County Hospice Palliative Care Society.


Board of Directors 2018

Gerry Helm – Chair

Cheryl Smith – Vice Chair

Rosemary Donkin – Secretary

Jeff Marshall – Treasurer

Anne Lawrence- Director

Taylor Ripley- Director

Susan MacKay- Director

Dawn Thompson- Director

Graham Allen- Director

Jim Black – Director

Robin Fage- Director

Peggy Carter- Director



Morris Haugg – Legal Advisor

Michael Hunter – Financial Advisor

Dr Keith R. Short – Palliative/Medical Advisor