Lori Thompson

Lori Thompson

Lori Thompson

Executive Director


Lori is the executive director for our New Jersey programs. After graduating nursing school in 1995 and spending more than 12 years in trauma ICU, she felt it was time for a career change to hospice. Lori has been with Compassus for more than eight years. Her integrity as a clinician aligns with the Compassus vision to provide end-of-life care with compassion, integrity and excellence.

Maryanne Bressan

Maryanne Bressan

Director of Clinical Services

Suzanne Laceste

Suzanne Laceste

Director of Clinical Services

Alicia Podlaski

Alicia Podlaski

Alicia Podlaski

Hospice Care Consultant


Alicia is a successful hospice care consultant of more than five years of experience with Compassus. She graduated with an MBA in marketing from Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia. Because of the extraordinary experience she had while her father was on hospice, it became her passion to share it with others. She is married with three children, a PTO board member and a marketing mentor. 

Brittany Murphy

Brittany Murphy

Brittany Murphy

Social Worker