Governor’s Opioid Prevention and Recovery Steering Committee


The purpose of this Committee is to guide the work of the Illinois Opioid Crisis Response Advisory Council and the Illinois Opioid Remediation Advisory Board serving as the liaison between its stakeholders and the Governor's Office, and overseeing the ongoing implementation of the Statewide Opioid Action Plan (SOAP).pdf.

Steering Committee Requirements

Training Requirements

2024 Meeting Dates:

Minutes are approved at the next meeting.

Agenda & Minutes Archive


Name (Last, First) Affiliation
Stratton, Lt. Governor Juliana Illinois Governor's Office Chair
Quintero, Secretary Dulce Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) Co-Chair
Vorha, Secretary Sameer Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Co-Chair
Arriazola- Martinez, Sherie Cook County Sheriff Member
Whitehorn, Elizabeth Illinois Health & Family Services (HFS) Member
Kelly, Brendan Illinois State Police (ISP) Member
Tomsha, Luke Community Member Member

IDHS Administrative Support

GOPRSC Administrative Contact: Brian Pacwa -

Legislative Liaison Contact Information:  Taneka H. Jennings