State Medicaid Directors

Last Update: 03/29/2023

State Name Phone Email Address
Alabama Medicaid Agency Stephanie Azar, Commissioner 334-242-5600
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services Emily Ricci, Deputy Commissioner, Medicaid & Health Care Policy 907-269-7800
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System Jami Snyder, Director 602-417-4711
Arkansas Department of Human Services Dawn Stehle, Deputy Director for Health and Medicaid Director 501-682-8740
California Department of Health Care Services Jacey Cooper, Chief Deputy Director, Health Care Programs 916-440-7418
Colorado Medical & Child Health Plan Plus Administration Office Cristen Bates, Medicaid Director
Connecticut Department of Social Services William Gui Woolston, Director of Medicaid and Division of Health Services 860-424-5383
Delaware Department of Health and Social Services Stephen Groff, Medicaid Director 302-255-9626
District of Columbia Department of Health Care Financing Melisa Byrd, Medicaid Director 202-442-9075
Florida Agency for Health Care Administration Tom Wallace, Deputy Secretary for Medicaid 850-412-4006
Georgia Department of Community Health Lynette Rhodes, Executive Director, Medical Assistance Plans 404-651-8681
Hawaii Department of Human Services Judy Mohr Peterson, Med-QUEST Division Administrator 808-692-8050
Idaho Department of Health and Welfare Juliet Charron, Administrator 208-334-1804
Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services Kelly Cunningham, Medicaid Administrator 217-782-2570
Indiana Family and Social Services Administration Allison Taylor, Medicaid Director 317-234-8725
Iowa Department of Human Services Elizabeth Matney, Medicaid Director 515-256-4640
Kansas Department of Health and Environment Sarah Fertig, Medicaid Director and Interim Division Director 785-296-3512
Kentucky Department for Medicaid Services Lisa Lee, Commissioner, Department for Medicaid Services 502-564-4321
Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Tara Leblanc, Medicaid Executive Director 225-342-9240
Maine Office of MaineCare Services Michelle Probert, Director, Office of MaineCare Services 207-287-2674
Maryland Department of Health Steven Schuh, Deputy Secretary, Health Care Financing and Medicaid 410-767-5343
Massachusetts MassHealth Mike Levine, Assistant Secretary for MassHealth 617-573-1770
Michigan Department of Community Health Farah Hanley, Chief Deputy Director for Health 517-241-7882
Minnesota Department of Human Services Cynthia MacDonald, Assistant Commissioner and Medicaid Director 651-431-4280
Mississippi Division of Medicaid Drew Snyder, Executive Director 601-359-9562
Missouri MO HealthNet Division Todd Richardson, Chief Deputy for Health 573-751-3425
Montana Department of Public Health and Human Service Mike Randol, Medicaid and Health Services Executive Director 406-444-1286
Nebraska Division of Medicaid and Long-Term Care Kevin Bagley, Director 402-471-2135
Nevada Division of Health Care Financing and Policy Suzanne Bierman, Administrator 775-684-3677
New Hampshire Office of Medicaid Business and Policy Henry Lipman, Medicaid Director 603-271-9434
New Jersey Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services Jennifer Langer Jacobs, Assistant Commissioner 609-588-2600
New Mexico Medical Assistance Division Nicole Comeaux, Director 505-827-6253
New York Department of Health Amir Bassiri, Medicaid Director 518-474-3018
North Carolina Division of Medical Assistance Dave Richard, Deputy Secretary 919-855-4100
North Dakota Division of Medical Services Krista Fremming, Interim Director, Medical Services 701-328-2342
Ohio Department of Medicaid Maureen Corcoran, Director 614-466-4443
Oklahoma Health Care Authority Traylor Rains, Deputy State Medicaid Director 405-522-7300
Oregon Health Authority Dana Hittle, Medicaid Director 503-945-5768
Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare Sally Kozak, Deputy Secretary 717-787-2600
Rhode Island Department of Health and Human Services Kristin Sousa, Medicaid Director 401-462-2121
South Carolina Department of Health & Human Services Robert M. Kerr, Director 803-898-2504
South Dakota Department of Social Services Sarah Aker, Director, Medical Services 605-773-3495
Tennessee Division of TennCare Stephen Smith, Director of TennCare 800-342-3145
Texas Health and Human Services Commission Stephanie Stephens, Associate Commissioner for Medicaid/CHIP Division 512-424-6500
Utah Department of Health Jennifer Strohecker, Director 801-538-6689
Vermont Department of Health Access Andrea De La Bruere, Commissioner
Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services Cheryl Roberts, Director 804-786-8099
Washington State Health Care Authority Dr. Charissa Fotinos, Director 360-725-1040
West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources Cynthia Beane, Commissioner 304-558-1700
Wisconsin Department of Health Services Jamie Kuhn, Medicaid Director 608-266-1865
Wyoming Department of Health Jan Stall, Interim State Medicaid Agent 307-777-7531