Leadership

SAMHSA is led by a team of Administrators, Directors, and Regional Administrators.

Office of the Administrator

Office of the Administrator

Office of Communications

Office of the Director

Office of Financial Resources (OFR)

Office of the Director

  • Deepa Avula, Acting Director
  • Deepa Avula, Deputy Director

Office of Financial Advisory Services (OFAS)

  • Dan Spears, Director

Office of Management, Analysis, and Coordination (OMAC)

  • Shelly Hara, Director

Division of Budget

  • Shawn Lofstrom, MBA, Ph.D., Director

Division of Contracts Management

  • Lynn Tantardini, Director

Division of Grant Review

  • Christopher Craft, Director

Division of Grants Management

  • Jennifer Cramer, Director

Office of Management, Technology, and Operations (OMTO)

Office of the Director

Division of Management Services

  • Angie Titcombe, Director

Division of Operational Support

  • Vacant, Director

Division of Technology Management

  • James Blagaich, Director

Office of Policy, Planning & Innovation (OPPI)

Office of the Director

Office of Behavioral Health Equity

Office of Tribal Affairs and Policy

Division of Policy Coordination

  • Jeffrey Dunlap, M.S.P.H., Director

Division of Policy Innovation

  • Brian Altman, Director

Division of Regional and National Policy Liaison

Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ)

Office of the Director

Office of Program Analysis & Coordination

  • Michael Corriere, Ph.D., PMP, Acting Director

Division of Surveillance and Data Collection

  • Neil Russell, Ph.D., Director

Division of Evaluation, Analysis and Quality

  • Lisa Patton, Acting Director

Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS)

Office of the Director

Consumer Affairs

  • Keris Myrick, Director, CAS

Office of Program Analysis and Coordination

  • Veronica Parham-Dudley, Director

Division of Prevention, Traumatic Stress, and Special Programs

  • Anne Mathews-Younes, Ed.D., Director

Division of State and Community Systems Development

  • Cyntrice Bellamy, M.S., M.Ed., Director

Division of Service and Systems Improvement

  • Luis Vasquez, Director

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP)

Office of the Director

Office of Program Analysis and Coordination

  • Jewel Marsh, Director

Division of Community Programs

  • Charles Reynolds, Director

Division of State Programs

  • Clarese Holden Ph.D., Director

Division of Systems Development

  • Lieutenant Jorielle Brown, Ph.D., Director

Division of Workplace Programs

  • Ron Flegel, Director

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)

Office of the Director

Office of Consumer Affairs

  • Ivette A. Torres, M.Ed., M.S., Director, CA

Office of Program Analysis and Coordination

  • Stephanie Weaver, M.P.A., Director

Division of Services Improvement

  • C. Danielle Johnson, M.P.H., Acting Director

Division of State and Community Assistance

  • Onaje Salim, Director

Division of Pharmacologic Therapies

  • Vacant
Last Updated: 05/17/2016