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Mark Lassiter, Press Officer

Mark Hinkle, Deputy Press Officer
Dorothy Clark, Senior Public Affairs Specialist
Kia Green, Public Affairs Specialist
Cynthia Edwards, Public Affairs Specialist
Aubrey Johnson, Staff Assistant

Address: 440 Altmeyer Building,
6401 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21235

Phone: 410-965-8904, Email:,
Fax: 410-966-9973


Members of the public wishing to contact Social Security should call the Agency's toll-free number, 1-800-772-1213. Members of the public who are deaf or hard of hearing should call the Agency's toll-free TTY number, 1-800-325-0778.


Regional Communications Directors

(CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)

Kurt Czarnowski
Room 1900, JFK Building
Government Center
Boston, MA 02203
Phone: 617-565-2881
Fax: 617-565-2143

(IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI)

Carmen M. Moreno 
600 West Madison Street
10th Floor
Chicago, IL 60661
Phone: 312-575-4050
Fax: 312-575-4051

(CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY)

Jan Foushee
Federal Office Building, Room 1052
1961 Stout Street
Denver, CO 80294-3538
Phone: 303-844-1888
Fax: 303-844-3674

New York
(NY, NJ, PR, VI)

John Shallman
Room 40-102
26 Federal Plaza
New York, NY 10278
Phone: 212-264-2500
Fax: 212-264-1444

(AR, LA, NM, OK, TX)

Wes Davis
SSA/Public Affairs
1301 Young Street, Room 256
Dallas, TX 75202-5433
Phone: 214-767-3407
Fax: 214-767-8986

San Francisco
(AZ, CA, HI, NV, GU, AS, MP, FM, PW, MH)

Leslie Walker
P.O. Box 4201
1221 Nevin Avenue, 6W
Richmond, CA 94804
Phone: 510-970-8430
Fax: 510-970-8218
Email: or

(DE, MD, PA, VA, WV, DC)

Mark Bacak, Acting RCD
7th Floor
300 Spring Garden St.
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Phone: 215-597-3747
Fax: 215-597-1415

Kansas City
(IA, KS, MO, NE)

John Garlinger
Bolling Federal Building, Room 436
601 East 12th Street
Kansas City, MO 64106
Phone: 816-936-5740
Fax: 816-936-5727

(AK, ID, OR, WA)

Eileen McSherry, Acting RCD
Suite 2900, M/S 301
701 Fifth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104-7075
Phone: 206-615-2708
Fax: 206-615-2097

(AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN)
Patti Patterson, Acting RCD
Atlanta Federal Center
61 Forsyth Street, S.W., Ste 23T29
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: 404-562-5500
Fax: 404-562-5506
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