Our People


Executive Director Markey Butler, R.N., MHSA

Markey Butler, RN, MHSA, executive director of HomeCare & Hospice of the Valley, has a master’s degree in Health Services Administration and is a registered nurse with more than 30 years of hospice and home health experience.

Markey has served on several home health and hospice boards of directors, and currently serves as a board member for the Colorado Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.

Staff Directory

Markey Butler, RN, MHSA Executive Director mbutler@hchotv.org
Brigitt Widmer Executive Assistant bwidmer@hchotv.org
Cindy Rafert Board/Development Assistant crafert@hchotv.org
Nickie Vincent Accounts Payable nvincent@hchotv.org
Pauli Hayes Volunteer Coordinator phayes@hchotv.org
Steve Swanson Chief Financial Officer sswanson@hchotv.org
Dr. Kelly Locke Senior Medical Director lockecolorado@gmail.com
Dr. Nichole Feeney Associate Medical Director nfeeney@hchotv.org
Jennifer Gordon Insurance Verification/Aide Scheduler/Hospice intake jgordon@hchotv.org
Linda Watson LPN Intake Coordinator lwatson@hchotv.org
Evelyn Craig Medical Records ecraig@hchotv.org
Bruce Densley Billing bdensley@hchotv.org
Deb Lowe, RN Home Health Director dlowe@hchotv.org
Jeanna (J.D.) Webster Private Duty Manager jwebster@hchotv.org
Jane Youngpeter Quality Assurance jyoungpeter@hchotv.org
Melissa Sharpe, MSW Hospice Social Worker msharpe@hchotv.org
Rick Davis Hospice Bereavement Director/Chaplain rdavis@hchotv.org
BJ Worthen Chaplain bworthen@hchotv.org