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Office of the Secretary Phone Number
Secretary - Laura Howard​​   785-296-3274
​Special Assistant to Secretary/Interagency Coordinator - Alicia Johnson-Turner 785-296-8467
​Executive Assistant - Rhonda Christie ​785-296-3274

 

Family Services Phone Number
Deputy Secretary - Tanya Keys   785-296-3274
​Director of Agency and Community Collaboration - Rebekah Gaston ​785-296-4475​​
​Director of Child Support Services - Elizabeth Cohn 785-296-0063​
​​Director of Economic and Employment Services - Sandra Kimmons 785-296-8867​
​Director of Medicaid and Childen's Mental Health - Kellie HansReid  ​785-296-2431
​Director of Permanency – Scott Henricks 785-296-2825​
​Director of Prevention – Pam Hahn 785-​296-4292
​Director of Program Implementation and Quality Assurance – Deanne Dinkel 785​-291-3629
​Director of Rehabilitation Services – Dan Decker 785-368-7143​
​Director of Safety and Protection – Kristalle Hedrick ​785-291-3665
​Kansas City Regional Director - Shanelle Dupree 913-279-7262​
​Northeast Regional Director - Chrisy Khatib 785-296-4682​
​Southeast Regional Director - Anita Cooper 620-431-5000 x212
​Northwest Regional Director - Pamela Beach 785-776-4011​ x201
​Southwest Regional Director - Stacey Tweedy ​620-272-5980​
​Wichita Regional Director - Thomas Buell ​316-337-6138

 

Operations Phone Number
Deputy Secretary - Megan Dodge   785-296-3274
Special Assistant - Kalenna Coleman   785-296-0217
​Senior Director of Public and Governmental Affairs – Mike Deines 785-296-0537​​
​Director of Administrative Services – Sheena Schmidt ​785-296-6038
​Director of Audits – Jay Davis 785-296-6849​
​Director of Organizational Health and Development – Ron Fisher ​785-296-2589​
​Director of Personnel Services – Katrina Kosmala ​​785-368-7037
Chief Information Officer - Jason Koehn   785-296-4991

 

Office of the General Counsel Phone Number
General Counsel - Corliss Scroggins Lawson   785-296-3967

 

Finance Phone Number
Chief Financial Officer - Dan Lewien   785-296-0761

 

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