Arbor Hospice constantly seeks highly qualified and passionate colleagues to provide expert care to our community and contribute to the excellence of our organization. Our team is led by these experienced professionals:
President, CEO – Arbor Hospice
President, CEO – Hospice of Michigan
Mr. Cahill became President and CEO of Arbor Hospice on January 1, 2016, when Hospice of Michigan and Arbor Hospice established an affiliation to preserve the legacy of nonprofit hospice and palliative care. As the leader of the affiliated organization, he also serves as President and CEO of Hospice of Michigan, a role he assumed in January 2014. In this expanded role, he also serves as President of the Board, Arbor Hospice, Inc. and sits on the board of the Arbor Hospice Foundation.
Mr. Cahill brings a well-rounded background of hands-on experience in finance, operations, sales and marketing in several industries, including healthcare, managed care, insurance and banking/finance. Joining Hospice of Michigan as Vice President of Finance/Chief Financial Officer in May 1998, he was promoted to Senior Vice President the following year. In July 2009, he was named Executive Vice President/Chief Administrative Officer, serving in that capacity until he became President and CEO.
Before coming to Arbor Hospice/Hospice of Michigan, Mr. Cahill was Vice President of Operations at Value Health’s largest division – Great Lakes Region, based in Southfield. Value Health’s Great Lakes Region was a managed care operation responsible for managing care for 3.5 million individuals.
Prior to Value Health, Mr. Cahill was Vice President/Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer at Insight Recovery Centers. He helped this multi-site nonprofit flourish and diversify for 13 years. Mr. Cahill spearheaded several acquisitions and a startup computer service company.
Mr. Cahill received his Bachelor’s degree from Eastern Michigan University, his Master of Science degree in Administration from Central Michigan University and completed the Executive Education Program through Harvard Business School.
Mr. Cahill is also the President of the Hospice of Michigan Board of Trustees, and serves on the board of the Hospice of Michigan Foundation as well as on the Detroit Economic Club Board of Directors.
Thomas O’Neil, MD
Arbor Hospice Medical Director
Dr. O’Neil became Arbor Hospice’s Medical Director in July 2013. As our Medical Director, Dr. O’Neil provides physician education and coordination for all Arbor Hospice physicians, facilitating bi-annual physician meetings, working with clinical leaders to standardize team meetings, and educating the community on end-of-life care.
In addition to his role with Arbor Hospice, Dr. O’Neil is a family medicine physician with the University of Michigan Health System and a member of the palliative care consult team. He attended Wayne State University School of Medicine and completed a residency with University of Michigan Health System.
Dr. O’Neil is board-certified in family medicine and hospice and palliative medicine. He can be reached at email@example.com/.
Adam Marks, MD
NorthStar Palliative Care Medical Director
Dr. Marks joined Arbor Hospice in July 2013 as Arbor Palliative Care’s Medical Director (Arbor Palliative Care has since changed its name to NorthStar Palliative Care). In this role, Dr. Marks provides palliative care consultation services to patients in the community, educates physicians on the differences between hospice and palliative care, and facilitates program development and education for NorthStar Palliative Care’s nurse practitioners.
In addition, Dr. Marks is a general pediatrician at the University of Michigan Health System’s Mott’s Children’s Hospital and a member of the palliative care consult team with the University of Michigan Health System. He attended medical school at the University of Wisconsin and completed a residency with the University of Michigan Health System.
Dr. Marks is board-certified in internal medicine, pediatrics and hospice and palliative medicine. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org/.
Arbor Hospice Board of Directors
Pat Jannausch – Chair
Lee Ann Myers – Treasurer
John Evangelista – Secretary
Mary Jo Smith
Michael Paletta, MD, FAAHPM
Arbor Hospice Foundation Board of Directors
Jackie Silhanek – Chair
Gregory Hawkins, CPA – Treasurer
Mike McCarthy, CPA, CFP, MST
Marta Manildi, J.D.
Chris Prisby, MFA, CFA