Office of Communications

The Office of Communications is SAMHSA’s voice and face to the public.

Through the Office of Communications, SAMHSA:

  • Guides SAMHSA’s strategic communications plan
  • Manages SAMHSA’s web presence
  • Maintains an engaging social media presence
  • Builds partnerships with the media and responds to media inquiries
  • Creates and disseminates SAMHSA products through the SAMHSA store
  • Consults and partners with other SAMHSA Centers and Offices on outreach and engagement strategies

Contact Information

Office of Communications
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857


Office of the Director

  • Daryl W. Kade, M.A., Director

Communications Products and Services Branch

  • August Lodato, Chief

Digital Media Services Branch

  • Vacant
Last Updated: 09/15/2017