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

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Name (Last, First) Affiliation Position
Adams, Delrice Illinois Criminal Justice Authority (ICJA) Member
Arriazola, Sherie Cook County Sheriff Member
Eagleson, Theresa Illinois Health & Family Services (HFS) Member
Ezike, Secretary Ngozi Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Co-Chair
Hou, Secretary Grace Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) Co-Chair
Jeffries, Rob Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC) Member
Jones, David IDHS/Division of Substance Use Prevention & Recovery (SUPR) Member
Kelly, Brendan Illinois State Police (ISP) Member
Mueller, Heidi Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice (IDJJ) Member
Smith, Mark Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (IDCFS) Member
Stratton, Lt. Governor Juliana Illinois Governor's Office Co-Chair
Tomsha, Luke Member

IDHS Administrative Support

GOPRSC Administrative Contact: Brian Pacwa -

Ethics Officer Contact Information:

Legislative Liaison Contact Information: Andre Jordan -