Kindness. Compassion. Experience.
Our staff is comprised of skilled, experienced people who care deeply about carrying out the important mission of Our Lady of Peace. We work together to keep our organization running smoothly and providing the best possible care to our patients and their loved ones.
Joe’s tenure with Our Lady of Peace has seen much change, from the development of the first long-term care-based hospice in Minnesota to the transformation of St. Mary’s Home to an all private room nursing facility. His unwavering dedication to our organization ensures our important mission can continue.
Kim brings 40-years in the senior health services field, with a focus on administration, healthcare, social work, marketing and food service. She has served within nursing homes, hospitals, and assisted living communities, most recently as COO for an assisted living organization with eight communities in MN, IA and OH. She has a love for hospice and home care and knows personally and professionally how important hospice services are to providing dignity, respect and compassion to patients at end of life, and their loved ones
Michael Pinchback MD is the Chief Medical Officer and Medical Director of Our Lady of Peace Residential and Community Hospice. He joined in 2016. Originally graduating from the University of Arkansas School of Medicine, he finished his residency at the Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Medicine. He is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and the Hospice Medical Director Certification Board.
Matthew has devoted over 30 years to caring for patients at Our Lady of Peace. He received his RN degree from the University of Minnesota. His knowledge and compassion are invaluable to those we serve.
Nancy has worked in the field of hospice and home care for over 18 years in California, Wisconsin, and Minnesota. She received her BSN from UW Oshkosh. She has been with Our Lady of Peace since 2007 and enjoys working as a team with other disciplines across hospice care.
From her background in elementary education to her experience with Alzheimer’s patients at the Marian Center in St. Paul, Lisa brings an unparalleled passion for helping those in need to Our Lady of Peace.
Paula Fischer has been the Director of Highland Block Nurse Program since 1992.
She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and a Certificate of Pastoral Ministry.
She feels blessed to work with elders and their caregivers, providing services to help them remain in the homes and neighborhood they love and being part of Our Lady of Peace’s mission of quality care to the community.
OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Each of our board members brings a diverse collection of personal and professional experiences as caregivers to their role with Our Lady of Peace. Their guidance has been invaluable in creating the organization we are today, as well as providing a vision for what we might be in the future.
Jim Miller | Chair
Opened | Vice-Chair
Angie Swetland | Secretary
Mark Meyer | Treasurer
Joe Stanislav | President & CEO
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Douglas J. Bruce
Fr. John Malone
Stephen E. Otto