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
    • Chief of Staff - Fred Flather 
      • Civil Affairs, EEO/AA - Ganapathi Ramaswamy, Director
        • Accessibility & Job Accommodation - Martha Younger-White, Bureau Chief
      • Communications - Meredith Krantz, Director
      • General Counsel - Corey-Anne Gulkewicz
      • Grants Administration - Mary Jennings, Director
      • Hispanic/Latino Affairs - Vacant
      • Human Resources - Scott Viniard, Director
      • Inspector General - Michael McCotter
      • Innovation, Strategy and Performance - Bruce W. Bendix, Director
      • Internal Audit - Jane Hewitt, Chief Internal Auditor
      • Labor Relations - Justin Smock, Director
      • Legislative Affairs - Jennifer Aring, Director
      • Security and Emergency Preparedness - Vacant

Program Divisions

  • Assistant Secretary of Programs - Vacant 
    • Division of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse - Maria Bruni, Acting Director
    • Division of Developmental Disabilities - Greg Fenton, Director
    • Division of Family and Community Services - Diane Grigsby-Jackson, Director 
    • Division of Mental Health - Diana Knaebe, Director
    • Division of Rehabilitation Services - Kris Smith, Director

Operations

  • Assistant Secretary of Operations - Vacant 
    • Chief Financial Officer - Robert Brock
      • Budget - Robert Brock, Director
      • Fiscal Services - Alex Jordan, Acting Director
    • Chief Operating Officer - Khari Hunt 
      • Business Services - Paul Hartman, Director
      • Chief Information Officer - Brad Long
      • Contract Administration - Brian Bertrand, Director
      • Customer Support - Vacant
      • Clinical, Administrative & Program Support - J. Michael (Mike) Patton, Director
      • Procurement - William Strahle, Agency Procurement Officer