General Manager - Collier County
Kellee Ratliffe is a General Manager for VITAS Healthcare, the nation’s leading provider of end-of-life care. In this role, she manages all aspects of the Collier County, Florida, program, overseeing program operations, developing business opportunities, hiring and mentoring new staff and representing VITAS throughout the community.
Kellee joined VITAS in 2011 after serving as assistant executive director/administrator of Aston Gardens at Pelican Marsh in Naples, Florida, an assisted living/skilled nursing facility. Earlier in her career, Kellee served as executive director of Faith Hospice in Addison, Texas. Before that, she spent 10 years as director of palliative services for a neighboring hospice in Naples.
A certified hospice administrator, Kellee earned her RN from Edison State College in Fort Myers, Florida, and her bachelor’s degree from National-Louis University in Tampa, Florida.