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TAP Regional Contacts

List of all TAP regional contacts.

SAMHSA Regional Administrators

Region I

Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont
A. Kathryn Power M.Ed., kathryn.power@samhsa.hhs.gov, 617-565-1482

Region II

New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
Dennis O. Romero, M.A., dennis.romero@samhsa.hhs.gov, 212-264-8097

Region III

Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia
Jean Bennett Ph.D., jean.bennett@samhsa.hhs.gov, 215-861-4377

Region IV

Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
Stephanie McCladdie, stephanie.mccladdie@samhsa.hhs.gov, 404-562-4125

Region V

Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin
CDR Jeffrey A. Coady, Psy.D., jeffrey.coady@samhsa.hhs.gov, 312-353-1250

Region VI

Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas
Michael Duffy RN, BSN, michael.duffy@samhsa.hhs.gov, 214-767-0522

Region VII

Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska
Laura Howard, J.D., laura.howard@samhsa.hhs.gov, 816-426-5291

Region VIII

Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming
Charles Smith, Ph.D., charles.smith@samhsa.hhs.gov, 303-844-7873

Region IX

Arizona, California, Hawaii, Guam, Nevada, American Samoa, CNMI, FSM, Marshall Islands, Palau
CAPT Jon Perez, Ph.D., jon.perez@samhsa.hhs.gov, 415-437-7600

Region X

Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
David Dickinson, M.A., david.dickinson@samhsa.hhs.gov, 206-615-3893


Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) TAP Regional Points of Contact

AZ Navajo Central: Gloria Hale-Showalter, gloria.haleshowalter@bie.edu, 928-674-5131

AZ Navajo North: Lemual Adson, lemuel.adson@bie.edu, 928-283-2218

AZ Navajo South: Jackie Wade, jacqueline.wade@bie.edu, 928-871-5936

Arizona North (Hopi): Eric North (acting), eric.north@bie.edu, 928-738-2262 or 505-563-5118

Arizona South (Phoenix): Jim Hastings, jimmy.hastings@bie.edu, 602-265-1592

Billings: Barbara Parisian, barbara.parisian@bie.edu, 406-247-7953

Cheyenne River: Dr. Cherie Farlee, cherie.farlee@bie.edu, 605-964-8722

Crow Creek/Lower Brule: Dr. Kathie Bowker, kathie.bowker@bie.edu, 605-473-5531

Minneapolis: Everett BadWound, everett.badwound@bie.edu, 952-851-5421

NM Navajo Central: Charlotte Garcia, charlotte.garcia@bie.edu, 505-786-6150/51

NM Navajo North: Dr. Rena Yazzie, rena.yazzie@bie.edu, 505-368-3403

NM Navajo South: John McIntosh, john.mcintosh@bie.edu (acting), 505-863-8332

NM North (NPA): Dr. Ben Atencio, benjamin.atencio@bie.edu, 505-753-1465

NM South (SPA): Casey Sovo, casey.sovo@bie.edu, 505-563-3690

Oklahoma: Catherine Fatheree, catherine.fatheree@bie.edu (acting), 405-605-6051, Ext. 313

Pine Ridge: RoseMarie Davis, rosemarie.eavis@bie.edu, 605-867-1306

Rosebud: Neva Sherwood, Neva.Sherwood@bie.edu, 605-856-4478

Sacramento: Jim Hastings, jimmy.hastings@bie.edu (acting), 916-978-6057

Seattle: Jon Claymore, jonathan.claymore@bie.edu, 206-220-7975

Southern & Eastern States: Walt Swan, walter.swan@bie.edu, 615-564-6639

Standing Rock: Robert Parisien, robert.parisien@bie.edu, 701-854-3497

Turtle Mountain: Norma Tibbitts, norma.tibbitts@bie.edu, 701-477-3463

Associate Deputy Director East: Roxanne Brown, roxanne.brown@bie.edu, 952-851-5430

Associate Deputy Director Navajo: Dr. Monty Roessel, charles.roessel@bie.edu, 928-871-5961

Associate Deputy Director West: Bart Stevens, bart.wtevens@bie.edu, 505-563-5235


Indian Health Services (IHS) Area Offices Points of Contact

Aberdeen: Vickie Claymore, Ph.D., vickie.claymore@ihs.gov, Deputy Area Director, 605-226-7341

Alaska: Kenneth Glifort, MD, MPH, kenneth.glifort@ihs.gov, Deputy Director/Chief Medical Officer, 907-729-3686

Albuquerque: Chris Fore, Ph.D., chris.fore@ihs.gov, Behavioral Health Consultant, 505-248-4444

Bemidji: Cleo Monette, LICSW, cleo.monette@ihs.gov, Behavioral Health Consultant, 218-444-0485

Billings: Hillary Corson, MSN, APRN-BC, hillary.corson@ihs.gov, Area Behavioral Health Officer, 406-247-7118

California: Dawn M. Phillips, RN, MPA, dawn.phillips@ihs.gov, Behavioral Health Consultant, 916-930-3981, Ext. 331

Nashville: Palmeda D. Taylor, Ph.D., palmeda.taylor@ihs.gov, Area Psychologist/Behavioral Health Consultant, 615-467-1534

Navajo: Jayne Talk-Sanchez, jayne.talk-sanchez@ihs.gov, Behavioral Health, 505-368-7420

Oklahoma: Don Carter, LCSW, don.carter@ihs.gov, Consultant, Behavioral Health, Elder Care & Tobacco Cessation, 405-951-3817

Phoenix: David Atkins, LISW, ACSW, david.atkins@ihs.gov, Alcohol/Substance Abuse Program, 602-364-5159

Portland: Michelle Sobel, LCSW, CADCI, ann.arnett@ihs.gov, Behavioral Health Consultant, 503-414-5596

Tucson: Patricia Nye, MD, LISAC, patricia.nye@ihs.gov, Area Behavioral Health Consultant, 520-295-2469

Last Updated: 08/14/2015