HopeWest announces addition to leadership team

Georgia Rock
Georgia Rock

Georgia Rock will join HopeWest based in Grand Junction as senior vice president and executive director of hospice.

Rock expects to begin her new position in May, drawing on more than 30 years of experience in home health and hospice care.

“As we look forward to the future, Rock’s position is key as HopeWest continually experiences growth,” said Christy Whitney Borchard, president and chief executive officer of HopeWest. “Her experience and leadership will set the direction of the hospice program working with our hospice team to achieve common goals as we move to the next phase of our organization.”

Rock comes to HopeWest from Pathways, a large nonprofit hospice in California. She served as vice president of hospice and later chief strategy officer. She holds a masters of business administration degree from the University of Phoenix and a bachelor’s degree in communication disorders from Colorado State University.

HopeWest offers hospice, palliative care and grief support services in Mesa County as well as Delta, Montrose, Ouray and Rio Blanco counties. For more information, call 241-2212 or visit www.HopeWestCO.org.