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Agency Deputy Ethics Counselors and Ethics Coordinators

Office of the Secretary (OS) Agency StaffDiv Deputy Ethics Counselors (DECs) Ethics Coordinators (ECs)
Immediate Office of the Secretary (DS) (ES) (IOS) (ASL) (ASPA) (CFOI) (IEA) (ORD) (ONS) Office of Health Reform (OHR) Elizabeth J. Fischmann
Designated Agency Ethics Official (DAEO)
Associate General Counsel
Room 710E, Humphrey Bldg.
200 Independence Ave, SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-690-7258; FAX 202-690-5452
Randall J. Hall
Alternate Designated Agency Ethics Official (ADAEO)
Deputy Associate General Counsel
Room 702E, Humphrey Bldg.
200 Independence Ave, SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-690-7258; FAX 202-690-5452
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Financial Resources (ASFR)(includes OSDBU) Mark N. Brown
Director, Div. of the Office of Secretary
Budget (DOSB), Office of Budget (OB)
HHH Bldg., Room 527H 200 Independence Ave SW,
Washington, DC 20201
202-260-6237; FAX 202-690-6902
Melissa Peachey
Ethics Coordinator
Room 529-G.15, Humphrey Bldg.
200 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-690-8554; FAX 202-690-6902
Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) Lisa A. Lewis
Deputy National Coordinator for Operations/Chief Operating Officer
Room 6007A (Mail 7033A)
Switzer Building
330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-205-4105; FAX 202-260-1276
Chartése D. Torrence, M.B.A.
Chief Ethics Officer
Director, Public Affairs and Communications
Room 6006B, Switzer Bldg.
330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-205-8094; FAX 202-205-8795
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) Jennifer Burnszynski
Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary for Human Services Policy
Room 405F.3, Humphrey Building
200 Independence Ave, SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-690-7409; FAX 202-205-4341
Catherine Cravens
Analyst
Room 443.F16, Humphrey Bldg.
200 Independence Ave, SW,
Washington, DC 20201
202-690-7807; FAX 202-690-8252

Beverly Ellis
Administrative Program Specialist
Room 443F.14, Humphrey Bldg.
200 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-260-0398; FAX 202-690-8252
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration  (ASA) (Includes Office of Human Resource and Centers; PSC; and OCIO) Darrell R. Hoffman
Senior Advisor
Room 309F, 200 Independence Ave, SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-205-3979
Tricia D. Goldburn
Management & Program Analysis
6010 Executive Blvd Suite 400
Rockville, MD 20150
202-815-7028
Office of Global Affairs (OGA) Lawrence (Larry) Kerr
Director, Pandemics & Emerging Threats
Room 2410, Switzer Building
330 C ST SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-205-8731; FAX 202-260-8902
Carmen-Rosa Torres
Overseas Support Officer
Room 2008, Switzer Building
330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-260-1842;  FAX 202-260-0396
Departmental Appeals Board (DAB) Constance B. Tobias, Chair
Departmental Appeals Board
Room G-644, MS 6127
330 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-565-0114; FAX 202-565-0224
Molly McBurney
Attorney-Advisor, Immediate Office of the Chair
Room G-644, MS 6127
330 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-565-9539; FAX 202-565-0224
Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Steve D. Novy
Deputy Director, Planning and Business Administration Management
Room 509 F4, Humphrey Bldg.
200 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-619-3339; FAX 202-619-3437
Harold Henderson
Chief Executive Secretariat
Room 597E, Humphrey Bldg.
200 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-205-2290; FAX 202-619-3818
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) Edward J. Gabriel
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary  (PDAS)
Room 638G, Humphrey Bldg
200 Independence Ave, SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-205-2882
Elizabeth Reyes
Division of Workforce Development
O'Neill Federal Bldg., FL3 - Room - 3440N
Phone & FAX 202-205-4679
Office of the General Counsel (OGC) Elizabeth J. Fischmann
DAEO
Associate General Counsel
Room 710E, Humphrey Bldg.
200 Independence Ave, SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-690-7258; FAX 202-690-5452
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Office of Inspector General (OIG) Gregory E. Demske
Chief Counsel to IG
Room 5527, Cohen Bldg.
330 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-205-0568; FAX 202-401-3197
Dawn L. Wathen
Senior Human Resources Specialist
Office of Management and Policy/Human Capital
Room 5460-B, Cohen Bldg., 330 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-205-2329; FAX 202-619-1487
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH)(formerly OPHS) and The Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues (PCSBI) Rear Admiral Sylvia Trent-Adams
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health (PDASH)
200 Independence Ave., SW, Room 701H
Washington, DC 20201
202-401-8073; FAX 202-260-4405
Bennett McClure
Ethics Specialist
Room 733G.6, Humphrey Bldg.200 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20201
202-260-2861; FAX 202-690-7425
Office of Medicare Hearings & Appeals (OMHA) Jason Green
Chief Advisor
2511 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Suite 2001
Arlington, VA 22202
571-777-2720; FAX 703-308-0222
Darlene P. Cosby
Program Analyst
2511 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Suite 2001
Arlington, VA 22202
571-777-2717
Agency/OPDIV Deputy Ethics Counselor Ethics Coordinators
Administration for Children and Families (ACF) Ben Goldhaber
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration (DASA)
Room 3103, Mary Switzer Bldg.
330 C St. SW, MS 3127
Washington, DC 20201
202-401-9238; FAX 202-205-4270
Donnell Savage
Ethics Officer
Room 3104, Mary Switzer Bldg.
330 C Street SW, MS 3127
Washington, DC 20447
202-401-4797
Administration for Community Living (ACL) Edwin L. Walker
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Aging of the Administration on Aging (AoA) within ACL
Mary Switzer Building
330 C Street, SW
Suite 1129
Washington, DC 20201
202-795-7463; FAX 202-205-0405
Dara Sutherland
Management Analyst
Mary Switzer Building
330 C Street, SW, Suite 1231C
Washington, DC 20201
202-795-7698; FAX 202-205-0405
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Bruce Immerman
Director, Administrative Services/OMS
Room 07N07 / Mail Stop: 07N46C
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
301-427-1794; FAX 301-427-1462
Meredith J. Hauptmann
Management Analyst, OMS
Room 07N06C / Mail Stop: 07N46C
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
301-427-1738; FAX 301-427-1462
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) includes Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Dia M. Taylor
Chief Human Capital and Resources Officer
Rm. 1006, Koger Center, Vanderbilt Building, Mail Stop K-06
2939 Flowers Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30341
770-488-1462; FAX 770-488-1943
Carolyne K. St.Louis
Director, Ethics and Compliance Activity Office
Rm. 1053, Koger Center, Yale Building, Mail Stop F23
4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341
770-488-8970; FAX 770-488-8980
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) RADM Scott F. Giberson, USPHS
Acting Director, Office of Human Capital
Room C5-16-19, 7500 Security Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21244-1850
410-786-0763
Joseph L. Dion
Lead Ethics Program Administrator
Room C5-17-13 (Mail Stop C5-17-16)
7500 Security Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21244-1850
410-786-8022; FAX 410-786-6993
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) James (Jim) M. Sigg
Deputy Commissioner for Operations
Bldg. 2,  Room 3305B, White Oak Campus
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20993-0002
240-402-8166, FAX 301-595-1310
Asim Akbari
Director, Division of Ethics and Integrity
1451 Rockville Pike (Room 2344)
Rockville, Maryland 20852
301-796-6959; FAX 301-847-3532
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Wendy B. Ponton
Chief Operating Officer
Room 13W17, Parklawn Building
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
301-443-4244; FAX 301-594-1234
Nathan Dickey
Office of Human Resources
Division of Workforce Relations
Room 12N78, 5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
301-443-5821; FAX 301-443-5230
Indian Health Service (IHS) Lisa J. Gyorda
Director, Office of Human Resources
Mail Stop: 11E51, 5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD  20857
301-443-6520; FAX 301-594-3146
Lori Commins
Director, Div. of Personnel Security & Ethics
Mail Stop: 11E77C
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD  20857
301-443-4137/5113; FAX 301-443-0002
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

For a roster of the DECs and ECs of the Institutes and Centers at NIH go to https://ethics.od.nih.gov/contacts.html
Lawrence A. Tabak, D.D.S., Ph.D.
NIH Deputy Director
Room 126, Bldg. 1
1 Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892
301-496-2433; FAX 301-402-2700
Holli Beckerman Jaffe, JD
Director, NIH Ethics Office
Room BE-21, Bldg. 2, MSC 0201
2 Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892-0201
301-402-6628; FAX 301-480-2281
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Paolo del Vecchio
Director, Office of Management, Technology and Operations
5600 Fishers Lane, Room 12E41
Rockville, MD 20852
240-276-1946; FAX 240-276-1320
Kevin Foehrkolb
Management Analyst
5600 Fishers Lane, Room 12E64
Rockville, MD, 20850
240-276-1125; FAX 240-276-1150

Designated Agency Ethics Official
Elizabeth J. Fischmann
Room 710E, Humphrey Bldg.
200 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20201

Phone: 202-690-7258
FAX: 202-690-5452

If there are any problems with the contents of this web page, contact Laura Urioste at Laura.Urioste@hhs.gov or Glenn Hancock at Glenn.Hancock@hhs.gov, Ethics Division, or call 202-690-7258.

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Content last reviewed on August 6, 2019