Management Team Bios

Commissioner Clyde L. Reese III, Esq.DCH Board MembersSharon King, Chief of StaffJerry DubberlyTrudie NacinNo biography availableMarsha Hopkins, Chief Operating OfficierGeorgia Board of Physician WorkforceGeorgia Composite Medical BoardGeorgia Drug and Narcotics AgencyBrian W. LobbyRobert FinlaysonLisa Marie ShekellMarial EllisTimothy ConnellTanja BattleTanja BattleHarold "Sonny" MunterDCH Department Management Team

Please access the Management Team's biographies by clicking the links below.

Frank W. Berry -- Commissioner

Joseph W. Hood III -- Deputy Commissioner

Andrew Johnson -- Deputy Commissioner

Kate Pfirman -- Deputy Commissioner

Tanja Battle --Executive Director Georgia Dentistry, Pharmacy Boards

Marial Ellis, Esq. -- General Counsel

Marsha Hopkins, JD, MPH -- Chief Operating Officer

Matt Jarrard -- Chief Information Officer,  Office of Information Technology

Rachel L. King Esq. -- Executive Director, Office of Health Planning

David Ostrander -- Inspector General

Jeffrey T. Rickman -- Chief, State Health Benefit Plan (SHBP)

Lisa Marie Shekell -- Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs

Melanie Simon -- Division Chief, Healthcare Facility Regulation (HFR)

Lisa Walker -- Chief Financial Officer, Financial Management Division

Linda Wiant -- Division Chief of Medicaid 









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