The Bureau of Policy, Chief

MaryBeth Farmer

Phone: (217) 557-8756


The Bureau of Policy is responsible for the creation and dissemination of internal DHS policy, such as the Administrative Directives and Program Directives. The Bureau assists staff in development of policy, assures that proposed policy is circulated for review by executive staff, and indexes and publishes final policies within the DHS.

For answers to policy questions related to Human Capital Development programs, staff members should call (217) 782-1239 or send an email to: