CHAP’s Board of Directors bring expertise that keeps us forward-thinking.

CHAP’s Board of Directors

CHAP’s Board of Directors is made up of leaders in the home and community-based healthcare industry.

Their insights and expertise keep our services and initiatives relevant and forward-thinking.

Dian Backoff 
CEO
Bakoff Consulting
Wellington, FL

David E. Matyas, Esq., Treasurer
Member of the Firm
Epstein Becker Green 
Washington, DC 

Mary Ann Christopher
Vice President 
Clinical Operations and Transformation
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
Avon, New Jersey

Barbara McCann, Immediate Past-Chair
President and CEO
CHAP
Washington, DC

Patricia T. Driscoll, BSN, MSN, JD
Secretary
Texas Woman’s University
Dallas, TX 

Mike McMaude

CEO/Founder 
Abode Healthcare

Durango, CO

Peter Freyer
Managing Director 
Silicon Valley Bank 
Los Angeles, CA

Kevin P. McQueen
Partner
BWB Solutions LLC
Branford, CT

Mabel Gonzalez, JD
Managing Member 
Premium Consulting Group
Miami Lakes, FL

Peggy Pettit, Chair Emeritus

VITAS Healthcare Corporation

Miami, FL

Kate Jones 
Principal
Caring Experts
Nashville, TN

Nicole Silverman
Chief Operating Officer
National Quality Forum 
Washington, DC

Cordt Kassner, PhD 
Vice Chairperson
Hospice Analytics, Inc. 
Colorado Springs, CO

Maureen A. Spivack, Chairperson
Senior Industry Partner
New State Capital Partners
New York, NY