Vice President

Marci Pruitt, RN, is the Vice President of Suncoast Hospice, a member of Empath Health. Pruitt has worked at Suncoast Hospice since 1985 beginning as a Registered Nurse caring for patients at the bedside and serving in a variety of roles since then. She has been actively involved at the national, state and local levels sharing her expertise in hospice care. Pruitt earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of Pittsburgh.


Leadership Team



Board Members

Martha Lenderman, Chair
Ruby J.. Hope, Vice Chair
Bishop Barry Howe, Secretary
Charles Whetstone, CPA, Treasurer
Benjamin Hayes, Past Chair
Rafael J. Sciullo, President & CEO
Patrick Barmore
Dwyanne Brown, M.D.
David G. Buby, D.O.
Kelli Hanley Crabb, Esq.
Mary Jean Etten, Ed.D.
Michael Gaines
Kathy Hyer, PhD.
Jim Steg, M.D.
Judy Woodworth