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Organizational Chart

  • Use the links in the chart below for staff directory details and more information about the centers and programs that make up the Oregon Public Health Division.
  • Download a PDF of the chart below.
  • Read about our leadership team.

State Health Officer
and State Epidemiologist
Science and Evaluation
Katrina Hedberg, MD, MPH


Office of the State Public Health Director

Public Health Director
Lillian Shirley, BSN, MPH, MPA


Deputy Director
Priscilla Lewis, MBA


Systems Innovation and Partnerships
Manager, Danna Drum, M. Div
Policy and Planning
Policy Officer, Michael Tynan
Communication and
Web Operations

Lead Communication Officer
Susan Wickstrom, MA

Fiscal Officer
Jayne Bailey

Lead Program Support Manager

Legislative Coordinator
Rosa Sepulveda Klein, MPP


Center for
Health Protection

Interim Center Administrator
Jere High, ND

Drinking Water Services
Manager, Dave Leland, MS, PE

Environmental Public
Health Section

Interim Manager,
Brett Sherry

Healthcare Regulation and
Quality Improvement Program

Manager, Dana Selover, MD

Oregon Medical Marijuana Program
Manager, André Ourso, MPH, JD

Radiation Protection Services
Manager, David Howe, MA


Center for
Prevention and Health Promotion

Center Administrator
Timothy Noe, PhD

Adolescent, Genetic and
Reproductive Health Section
Interim Manager, Helene Rimberg, PsyD

Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Section
Manager, Karen Girard, MPA

Injury and Violence Prevention Section
Manager, Lisa Millet, MHS

Maternal and Child Health Section
Manager, Cate Wilcox, MPH

Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Section
Manager, Sue Woodbury, MBA, RD


Center for
Public Health Practice

Interim Center Administrator
Collette Young, PhD

Acute and Communicable Disease Prevention Section
Manager, Collette Young, PhD

Center for Health Statistics
Manager, Jennifer Woodward, PhD

HIV, STD and TB Section
Manager, Veda Latin-Green, BS

Health Security, Preparedness and Response
Manager, Michael Harryman, MA

Immunization Section
Manager, Aaron Dunn, MPH

Oregon State Public Health Laboratory
Director, John Fontana, PhD, (HCLD) ABB

Last updated:
January 15, 2016