Organization

Helping Families. Supporting Communities. Empowering Individuals.

The following is an outline of our agency's organization:

Office of the Secretary

  • Secretary - James T. Dimas, Secretary-designate
    • Chief of Staff - Melissa Wright 
      • Civil Affairs, EEO/AA - Corey-Anne Gulkewicz, Director
        • Accessibility & Job Accommodation - Martha Younger-White, Bureau Chief
      • Communications - Veronica Vera, Acting Director
      • General Counsel - Gregory M. Bassi
      • Grants Administration - Vacant
      • Hispanic/Latino Affairs - Vacant
      • Human Resources - Lynn Oda, Director
      • Inspector General - Michael McCotter, Inspector General
      • Internal Audit - Jane Hewitt, Chief Internal Auditor
      • Labor Relations - Justin Smock, Director
      • Legislative Affairs - Jennifer Aring, Director
      • Security and Emergency Preparedness - Ken McCaffrey
      • Strategic Planning and Performance - Ken McCaffrey

Program Divisions

  • Assistant Secretary of Programs - Vacant 
    • Division of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse - Theodora Binion, Director
    • Division of Developmental Disabilities - Greg Fenton, Acting Director
    • Division of Family and Community Services - Vacant 
    • Division of Mental Health - Theodora Binion, Acting Director
    • Division of Rehabilitation Services - Kris Smith, Acting Director

Operations

  • Assistant Secretary of Operations - Vacant 
    • Chief Financial Officer - Robert Brock, Acting
      • Budget - Robert Brock, Director
      • Contract Administration - Dan Melliere, Acting Director
      • Fiscal Services - Greg Primm, Acting Director
    • Chief Information Officer - John Rigg
    • Chief Operating Officer - Vacant 
      • Business Services - Paul Hartman, Acting Director
      • Customer Support - Jay Hidalgo, Acting Bureau Chief
      • Clinical, Administrative & Program Support - Vacant
    • Procurement - William Strahle, Agency Procurement Officer