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Executive Team


Kimberly Hobson
Chief Executive Officer


Lisa M. Cox
Vice President of Strategic Marketing and Communications

Lisa Cox joined JourneyCare in October 2017 as Vice President of Strategic Marketing and Communications, where she is responsible for leading and building brand awareness, managing reputation, and developing innovative marketing and digital strategies to drive growth, making JourneyCare a household brand name.Read more


Mark Grzeskowiak, MD, HMDC
Chief Medical Officer

As Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Mark Grzeskowiak oversees an innovative structure of expertise-focused medical directors, providing collaborative leadership in inpatient hospice and palliative care, pediatrics, community hospice and palliative care. Dr. Grzeskowiak joined JourneyCare in 2014 as a Medical Director and later as VP of Medical Services. He provides leadership to field teams, as well as to JourneyCare’s Hospice CareCenters in Barrington, Glenview, Rush Medical Center in Chicago and NCH in Arlington Heights.Read more


Leslie Horwitz, RN, BSN
Chief Clinical Officer

As Chief Clinical Officer, Leslie Horwitz oversees all patients’ entry into the agency’s hospice, palliative care and pediatric programs, while promoting and strengthening hospital partnerships and ensuring access to JourneyCare programs and services. The Access team includes Intake, Nurse Liaisons/Admissions, Crisis Care, PRN Registry and 24/7 Triage Team.Read more


Joseph Matty
President, JourneyCare Foundation

Joseph P. Matty joined JourneyCare in May 2016 as President of the JourneyCare Foundation, where he provides strategic oversight of fundraising activities and programs, such as campaigns,planned and memorial giving, major donors, grants and engagement opportunities. Read more


Stacey Sunde
Vice President of Business Development

Stacey Sunde is the Vice President of Business Development with JourneyCare which partners with executives, administration and clinical leaders to meet palliative care and end-of-life needs.Read more