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Healthy People State Coordinators


State Coordinator


Dr. Jim McVay
Director of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease
Alabama Department of Public Health
201 Monroe St., Suite 968
Montgomery, AL 36104
Email: jmcvay@adph.state.al.us
Voice: 334-206-5600
Fax: 334-206-5609


Ms. Paula Recchia
Health and Social Services Planner II
Division of Public Health
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
Post Office Box 110616
Juneau, AK 99811-0616
Email: paula.recchia@alaska.gov
Voice: 907-465-5663

American Samoa

Mrs. Dottie Aga-Siavi'i
Department of Public Health
American Samoa Government
PO Box 1647
Pago Pago, AS 96799
Email: futiolo@hotmail.com
Voice: 011-684-633-1602
Fax: 011-684-633-7686


Ms. Jana Granillo
Healthy Arizona 2010 Project Manager
Arizona Department of Health Services
Office of Health Systems and Development
1740 West Adams, Suite 410
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Email: granilj@azdhs.gov
Voice: 602-364-0155
Fax: 602-542-1265


Ms. Christine Patterson
Director, Public Health Improvement
Arkansas Department of Health
Strategic Management/Office of Minority Health
4815 West Markham, Slot 22
Little Rock, AR 72205
Email: christine.patterson@arkansas.gov
Voice: 501-661-2193
Fax: 501-661-2414


Dr. Mark Horton
California Department of Public Health
1615 Capitol Ave., Suite 73.720
Sacramento, CA 95899-7377
Email: mark.horton@cdph.ca.gov
Voice: 916-558-1700
Fax: 916-558-1762


Mr. Jeff Stoll
Office of Local Liaison
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
4300 Cherry Creek Dr. S.
Denver, CO 80246-1530
Email: jeff.stoll@state.co.us
Voice: 303-692-3479
Fax: 303-691-7746


Ms. Mary Pettigrew
Section Chief, State Health Planning
Planning Branch
Connecticut Department of Public Health
410 Capitol Avenue, MS #13PCW
Hartford, CT 06134
Email: mary.pettigrew@po.state.ct.us
Voice: 860-509-7544
Fax: 860-509-7160


Dr. Terrance Zimmerman
Chief of Administration
Division of Public Health
Delaware Department of Health and Social Services
Post Office Box 637
Dover, DE 19903-0637
Email: terrance.zimmerman@state.de.us
Voice: 302-744-4706
Fax: 302-739-6635

District of Columbia

Ms. Patricia Theiss
Public Health Advisor
District of Columbia Department of Health
825 North Capitol Street, N.E., Suite 2100
Washington, DC 20002
Email: patricia.theiss@dc.gov
Voice: 202-442-9039
Fax: 202-442-4833

Federated States of Micronesia

Carter Apaisam
Diabetes Coordinator
Department of Health, Education, and Social Affairs
Palikir Station, PS70
Palikir, Pohnpei, FM 96941
Email: capaisam@fsmhealth.fm
Voice: 011-691-320-2619
Fax: 011-691-320-5263


Mr. William Alfred
Operations Management and Consultant Manager
Florida Department of Health
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin #A05
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1706
Email: Bill_Alfred@doh.state.fl.us
Voice: 850-245-4004 x2018
Fax: 850-921-1898


Mr. Gordon Freymann
Director, Office of Health Information and Policy
Division of Public Health
Georgia Department of Human Resources
2 Peachtree Street, N.W., 15.223
Atlanta, GA 30303
Email: gfreymann@dhr.state.ga.us
Voice: 404-657-6326
Fax: 404-657-6282


Mr. Charles H. Morris
Administrator, Bureau of Nutrition Services
Department of Public Health and Social Services
Bldg. 15-6100 Mariner Dr.
Tiyam, GU 96921
Email: charles.morris@dphss.guam.gov
Voice: 671-475-0287
Fax: 671-477-7945


Dr. Betty Wood
Grant Coordinator
Preventative Health and Health Services Block
Hawaii Department of Health
1250 Punchbowl Street, Room 422
Honolulu, HI 96801
Email: betty.wood@doh.hawaii.gov
Voice: 808-586-4530
Fax: 808-586-4491


Ms. Mimi Hartman
Idaho Diabetes Prevention and Control Program, Chronic Disease Prevention Section
Bureau of Community and Environmental Health
450 West State Street
Boise, ID 83702
Email: hartmanm@idhw.state.id.us
Voice: 208-334-4928
Fax: 208-334-6573


Mr. Tom Szpyrka
IPLAN Administrator
Illinois Department of Public Health
535 West Jefferson Street, 2nd Floor
Springfield, IL 62761-0001
Email: tom.szpyrka@illinois.gov
Voice: 217-524-6616
Fax: 217-785-4308


Ms. Kathy Weaver
Director, Public Health and Medicine Partnerships
Office of the State Health Commissioner
Indiana State Department of Health
2 North Meridian Street, 3rd Floor
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Email: kweaver@isdh.in.gov
Voice: 317-234-3597
Fax: 317-233-7451


Dr. Louise Lex
Program Coordinator for Healthy Iowans
Behavioral Health and Professional Licensure
Iowa Department of Public Health
Lucas State Office Building, 321 E. 12th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319-0075
Email: llex@idph.state.ia.us
Voice: 515-281-4348
Fax: 515-281-4535


Ms. Paula Marmet
Office of Health Promotion
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
1000 SW Jackson, Suite 230
Topeka, KS 66612-1294
Email: pmarmet@kdhe.state.ks.us
Voice: 785-296-8916
Fax: 785-296-8059


Ms. Sara Robeson
Epidemiologist III
Division of Epidemiology and Health Planning
275 East Main Street, MS HS2GW-C
Frankfort, KY 40621-0001
Email: sara.robeson@ky.gov
Voice: 502-564-3418 x3567
Fax: 502-564-9626


Ms. Audrey Pugh
Healthy Louisiana 2010 Program Manager
DHH/Louisiana Office of Public Health
1201 Capitol Access, Bin #4
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Email: apugh@dhh.la.gov
Voice: 225-342-8096
Fax: 225-342-4848


Dr. Dora Anne Mills
Maine Bureau of Health
Key Plaza, 8th Floor
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Email: dora.a.mills@maine.gov
Voice: 207-287-8016
Fax: 207-287-9058

Marshall Islands

Mrs. Justina Langidrik
Secretary of Health
Ministry of Health Repulic of the Marshall Islands
P.O. Box 16
Majuro, MH 96960
Email: jusmohe@ntamar.net
Voice: 011-692-625-5660
Fax: 011-692-625-3432


Ms. Jeanette Jenkins
Director, Office of Health Policy and Planning Family
Health Administration Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
201 West Preston Street, Room 423
Baltimore, MD 21201
Email: jenkinsj@dhmh.state.md.us
Voice: 410-767-5612
Fax: 410-333-7106/7501


Ms. Cathy O'Connor
Director, Office of Healthy Communities
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
250 Washington Street, 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02108
Email: cathy.o'connor@state.ma.us
Voice: 617-624-5455
Fax: 617-624-6062


Mr. Lonnie David Barnett
Health Planning and Access to Care Section Manager
Health Policy, Regulation, and Professions
Michigan Department of Community Health
Capitol View Building, 7th Floor
201 Townsend
Lansing, MI 48913
Email: barnettl@michigan.gov
Voice: 517-241-2963
Fax: 517-241-1200


Ms. Debra Burns
Director, Office of Public Health Practice
Community and Family Health Division
Minnesota Department of Health
Post Office Box 64882
St. Paul, MN 55164-0882
Email: debra.burns@health.state.mn.us
Voice: 651-201-3873
Fax: 651-201-3881


Mr. Victor Sutton
Mississippi Department of Health
570 East Woodrow Wilson
Jackson, MS 39215
Email: vsutton@msdh.state.ms.us
Voice: 601-576-7781


Ms. Tricia Schlechte
Policy and Intervention Analyst
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
P.O. Box 570, 912 Wildwood
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0570
Email: tricia.schlechte@dhss.mo.gov
Voice: 573-751-0950
Fax: 573-751-6041


Chelsea Fagan
Health Education Specialist
DPHHS: Cardiovascular Program
1400 Broadway, Cogswell Building
Helena, MT 59620-2951
Email: cfagen@mt.gov
Voice: 406-444-4105


Mr. Dave Palm
Coordinator, Office of Public Health
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Post Office Box 95007
Lincoln, NE 68509
Email: david.palm@hhss.ne.gov
Voice: 402-471-0146
Fax: 402-471-8259


Ms. Alicia Chancellor Hansen
Chief Biostatistician, Center for Health Data Research
Nevada State Health Division
4150 Technology Way, Suite 300
Carson City, NV 89706
Email: ahansen@health.nv.gov
Voice: 775-684-4161
Fax: 775-684-4211

New Hampshire

Ms. Patti Baum
Health Promotion Manager
Division of Public Health Services
NH Department of Health and Human Services
29 Hazen Drive
Concord, NH 03301
Email: pbaum@dhhs.state.nh.us
Voice: 603-271-4828
Fax: 603-271-4150

New Jersey

Ms. Katherine Hempstead
Center for Health Statistics
New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
3635 Quakerbridge Road
Trenton, NJ 08625-0360
Email: katherine.hempstead@doh.state.nj.us
Voice: 609-984-4872
Fax: 609-588-7633

New Mexico

Ms. Penny Jimerson
Deputy Director
Office of Policy and Multicultural Health
New Mexico Department of Health Santa Fe
Post Office Box 26110
Santa Fe, NM 87502
Email: penny.jimerson@state.nm.us
Voice: 505-827-2339
Fax: 505-827-2942

New York

Mr. Michael Medvesky
MSHCBG HP2010 Co-Contact
Public Health Information Group
NewYork State Department of Health
Corning Tower Building, Room 750
Empire, NY 12237-0656
Email: mgm06@health.state.ny.us
Voice: 518-474-2543
Fax: 518-473-2015

North Carolina

Mr. Rick Mumford
Senior Asst. State Health Director
Health Disparities and Workforce Development
Division of Public Health
1931 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1916
Email: rick.mumford@ncmail.net
Voice: 919-870-5007
Fax: 919-870-4829

North Dakota

Ms. Kathy Moum
Division of Chronic Disease
North Dakota Department of Health
601 East Boulevard Avenue, Department 301
Bismarck, ND 58505
Email: kmoum@state.nd.us
Voice: 701-328-1983
Fax: 701-328-2036

Northern Mariana Islands

Lynn Tenorio
Deputy Secretary of Health
Department of Public Health
Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands
P.O. Box 500409
Saipan, MP 96950
Email: lynnft@pticom.com
Voice: 670-236-8703
Fax: 670-236-8700


Mrs. Cynthia Burnell
Director, Office of Health Ohio
Ohio Department of Health
246 North High Street, 7th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Email: cynthia.burnell@odh.ohio.gov
Voice: 614-466-2253
Fax: 614-644-0085

Ms. Mari-Jean Siehl
Director, Healthy Ohioans
Ohio Department of Health
246 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43216
Email: mari-jean.siehl@odh.ohio.ogv
Voice: 614-644-1113
Fax: 614-644-7740


Ms. Kathy Payne
Director, Health Promotion Community Development Service
Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 N.E. 10th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73117-1299
Email: kpayne@health.ok.gov
Voice: 405-271-5585
Fax: 405-271-5493


Ms. Marian Blankenship
Access Policy Lead
Department of Human Services
800 Northeast Oregon Street, 9th Floor
Portland, OR 97232
Email: marian.blankenship@state.or.us


Dr. Wingfield Rehmus
Healthy People 2010 Coordinator
Republic of Palau
P.O. Box 10244
Koror, PW 96940
Email: wrehmus@stanford.edu
Voice: 011-680-488-2552 x248
Fax: 011-680-488-1211


Mr. Martin Raniowski
Director, Bureau of Health Planning
Pennsylvania Department of Health
Health and Welfare Building, Room 1033
7th and Forster Streets
Harrisburg, PA 17120
Email: mraniowski@state.pa.us
Voice: 717-772-5298
Fax: 717-705-6525

Puerto Rico

Ms. Dalidia Colon-Pieretti
Assistant Secretary
Assistant Secretary for Planning, Evaluation and Statistics
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
Building A, Office 164
San Juan, PR 00936-8184
Email: dcolon@salud.gov.pr
Voice: 787-274-7874
Fax: 787-274-5736

Rhode Island

Ms. Ms Ana Novais
Associate Director of Health
Division of Community Health and Equity
Rhode Island Department of Health
3 Capitol Hill, Room 401
Providence, RI 02908
Email: Ana.Novais@health.ri.gov
Voice: 401-222-2901
Fax: 401-222-4415

South Carolina

Mr. Joe Kyle
Director, Office of Performance Management
South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
Box 101106
Columbia, SC 29211
Email: kyleja@dhec.sc.gov
Voice: 803-898-0777
Fax: 803-898-2065

South Dakota

Ms. Laurie Gill
Director, Division of Administration
South Dakota State Department of Health
600 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501-2536
Email: laurie.gill@state.sd.us
Voice: 605-773-3361
Fax: 605-773-5683


Ms. Alisa Malone
Director, Community Services Division
Tennessee Department of Health
Cordell Hull Building
425 5th Avenue North, 6th Floor
Nashville, TN 37243
Email: alisa.malone@state.tn.us
Voice: 615-741-4545


Mr. Vincent Fonseca
State Epidemiologist
Texas Department of State Health Services
1100 West 49th Street, MC-1911
Austin, TX 78756-3199
Email: vincent.fonseca@dshs.state.tx.us
Voice: 512-458-7111 x2064
Fax: 512-458-7477


Dr. Lois Haggard
Office for Public Health Assessment
Utah Department of Health
Post Office Box 142101
Salt Lake, UT 84114-2101
Email: loishaggard@utah.gov
Voice: 801-538-9455
Fax: 801-538-9346


Ms. Ellen Thompson
Public Health Planning Chief
Vermont Department of Health
108 Cherry Street
Burlington, VT 05402-0070
Email: ethomps@vdh.state.vt.us
Voice: 802-863-7279

Virgin Islands

Ms. Phyllis Wallace
Deputy Commissioner of Health
Virgin Islands Department Health Services
9048 Sugar Estate
St. Thomas, VI 00802
Email: phyllis.wallace@usvi-doh.org
Voice: 340-777-8871
Fax: 340-777-4344


Ms. Cindi Beadie
Minority Health Specialist, Office of Policy and Planning
Office of Minority Health
109 Governor Street, Suite 10E
Richmond, VA 23219
Email: cindi.beadie@vdh.virginia.gov
Voice: 804-864-7889
Fax: 804-864-7440


Dr. Juliet VanEenwyk
State Epidemiologist Non-Infectious Diseases
Washington Department of Social/Health Services
Post Office Box 47812
Olympia, WA 98504-7812
Email: juliet.vaneenwyk@doh.wa.gov
Voice: 360-236-4250
Fax: 360-236-4245

West Virginia

Mr. Mike Harman
Program Manager
Community Health Promotion Program
350 Capitol Street, Room 206
Charleston, WV 25301
Email: mharman@wvdhhr.org
Voice: 304-558-2569
Fax: 304-558-1553

Mr. Tom Sims
Division of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease/Public Health Bureau
West Virginia Health & Human Resources Department
350 Capitol Street, Room 206
Charleston, WV 25301
Email: tomsims@wvdhhr.org
Voice: 304-558-0644
Fax: 304-558-1553


Ms. Margaret Schmelzer
Director of Public Health Nursing and Health Policy
Bureau of Health Information and Policy
Department of Health and Family Services
1 West Wilson Street, Room 372
Madison, WI 53702
Email: schmemo@dhfs.state.wi.us
Voice: 608-266-0877
Fax: 608-264-9881


Mr. Bob Crowther
Policy Analyst
Office of the Chief of Staff
Wyoming Department of Health
Hathaway Building, Room 479
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Email: bob.crowther@health.wyo.gov
Voice: 307-777-3408
Fax: 307-777-3617

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