Board of Directors

Mission Hospice & Home Care is governed by a dedicated Board of Directors, all of whom volunteer their time and energy to ensure that we continue to offer the finest professional care to our patients and families. If you’re interested in serving on our Board, please review our agency overview and complete an application — thank you!


  • Sally Bergman

    Attorney, San Mateo
  • Kate Jamentz

    Vice Chair
    Retired Superintendent, San Mateo
  • Dr. Robert Roe

    Past Chair
    Pharmaceutical and Medical Research Consultant, Menlo Park
  • Steve Fick

    Banker, San Mateo
  • Judy DiPaolo

    Retired Human Resources Director, Foster City


  • Mukund Acharya

    Social Entrepreneur, Sunnyvale
  • Charlie Balquist

    Certified Public Accountant, San Jose
  • Stacy Blanchard

    Strategy & Consulting Leader, Redwood City
  • Jordan Bloom

    Retired Attorney, San Mateo
  • Lisa Burris

    Pharm.D., Hillsborough
  • John Draper

    Alumni Liaison, San Mateo
  • Jeff Gerard

    Healthcare CEO, Kensington
  • Dr. Michelle Pezzani

    Medical Director, Saratoga
  • Dr. Beatty Ramsay

    Internal Medicine, Hillsborough
  • Yu-Ting Wang

    Certified Public Accountant, Los Gatos

Mission Hospice Co-Founders

  • Helen Lagen

    Mission Hospice Co-Founder
  • Mac Nash

    Mission Hospice Co-Founder