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ORR Funded Programs Key Contacts

Published: December 9, 2015
Categories:
Cash and Medical Assistance

Alabama
State Refugee Coordinator: Joseph Bayer 251.432.2727
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Joseph Bayer 251.432.2727

Alaska
State Refugee Coordinator: Liza Krauszer 907.222.7341
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Liza Krauszer 907.222.7341

Arizona
State Refugee Coordinator: Charles Shipman 602.542.6614
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Juliana Davis 602.542.6045

Arkansas
State Refugee Coordinator: Kristie Hayes 501.682.8256
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Leonard Ntaate Mukasa 501.280.4106

California
State Refugee Coordinator: Sysvanh Kabkeo 916.654.4356
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Marisa Ramos 916.552.8252

Colorado
State Refugee Coordinator: Kit Taintor 303.863.8040
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Carol Tumaylle 303.863.8217

Connecticut
State Refugee Coordinator: Charles Anderson 860.424.5820
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Alison Stratton 860.509.7375

Delaware
State Refugee Coordinator: Janneen E. Boyce 302.255.9608

District of Columbia
State Refugee Coordinator: Debra Crawford 202.299.2153
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Lydia Guebrehiwot 202.407.7747 x20144

Florida
State Refugee Coordinator: Patti Grogan 850.717.4196
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Sue Higgins 850.245.4444 x3809

Georgia
State Refugee Coordinator: Michael Singleton 404.657.5118
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Monica L. Vargas 404.679.4981

Hawaii
State Refugee Coordinator: Rona M. Suzuki 808.586.8675

Idaho
State Refugee Coordinator: Tara Wolfson 208.955.6527
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Collin Elias 208.334.0696

Illinois
State Refugee Coordinator: Ngoan Le 312.793.7120
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Jenny M. Aguirre 312.814.1538

Indiana
State Refugee Coordinator: Matthew Schomburg 855.673.0193 x5831
State Refugee Health Coordinator: TBD

Iowa
State Refugee Coordinator: Chad Dahm 515-875-5606
State Refugee Health Coordinator:  

Kansas
State Refugee Coordinator: Jennifer Doran-Pena 316.201.1804
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Mel Galvez 316.201.1894

Kentucky
State Refugee Coordinator: Becky Jordan 502.873.2560 x250
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Rebecca Ford 502.873.2554

Louisiana
State Refugee Coordinator: Ann Sperry 225.376.6838
State Refugee Health Coordinator (Interim): Kimberly Jones 225.342.0057

Maine
State Refugee Coordinator: Tarlan Ahmadov 207.523.2729
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Heather Shattuck-Heidorn 207.773.9244

Maryland
State Refugee Coordinator: Augustin Ntabaganyimana 410.767.7571
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Dipti D. Shah 410.767.6664

Massachusetts
State Refugee Coordinator: Mary Truong 617.727.7888
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Jennifer Cochran 617.983.6596

Michigan
State Refugee Coordinator: Al Horn 517.241.7819
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Al Horn 517.241.7819

Minnesota
State Refugee Coordinator: Rachele King 651.431.3837
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Blain Mamo 651.201.5535

Mississippi
State Refugee Coordinator: Lorraine Hunter 601.359.4585

Missouri
State Refugee Coordinator: Paul Costigan 314.773.9090 x162
Medical Replacement Designee: Cecily Rodriguez U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants (USCRI) 703.310.1130 x3051

Montana
State Refugee Coordinator: Katherine Quittenton 406.444.3868
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Katherine Quittenton 406.444.3868

Nebraska
State Refugee Coordinator: Karen Parde 402.480.8394
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Kristin Gall 402.471.1372

Nevada
State Refugee Coordinator: Carisa Lopez.Ramirez 702.387.2266
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Bushra Hossain 702.387.2254

New Hampshire
State Refugee Coordinator: Barbara Seebart 603.271.6361
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Laura McGlashan 603.271.2688

New Jersey
State Refugee Coordinator: James Lenton 908.248.0114 x201
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Cathy Motamed 908.248.0114 x202

New Mexico
State Refuge Coordinator: Marilyn Newton-Wright 505.827.7266
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Karen Gonzales 505.476.3076

New York
State Refugee Coordinator: Deborah Stewart 518.402.3096
State Refugee Health Coordinators: (Upstate and Long Island) Patricia Kirshenbaum 518.474.7000 | (NYC) Phillip Plessas 518.474.5764

North Carolina
State Refugee Coordinator: Lynne Little 919.527.6303
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Jennifer Reed Morillo 919.755.3181

North Dakota
State Refugee Coordinator: Shirley Dykshoorn 701.271.3218
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Saurav Dahal 701.271.1621

Ohio
State Refugee Coordinator: Jennifer R. Johnson 614.644.1174
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Sandra Hollingsworth 614.752.2953

Oklahoma
State Refugee Coordinator: Melanie Silva 405.521.4402

Oregon
State Refugee Coordinator: Dawn Myers 503.947.0195
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Tasha Wheatt-Delancy 503.988.9204

Pennsylvania
State Refugee Coordinator: Charlotte Fry 717.346.1095
State Refugee Health Coordinator: TBD

Rhode Island
State Refugee Coordinator: Frederick Sneesby 401.462.1669
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Deborah Garneau 401.222.5929

South Carolina
State Refugee Coordinator: (Main) Cynthia Benjamin 803.898.9004 (Alternate) Karama Bailey
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Michael J. Kacka 803.898.3923

South Dakota
State Refugee Coordinator: Tim Jurgens 605.731.2015
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Kristin Rounds 605.773.4470

Tennessee
State Refugee Coordinator: Holly Johnson 615.354.5700
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Michael Evans 615.352.9520 x224

Texas
RRD Region 1: Abilene, Amarillo, Midland, El Paso - West Texas Office For Refugees 325.675.5643
RRD Region 2: Dallas, Ft. Worth - Catholic Charities Fort Worth 817.534.0814
RRD Region 3: Austin, Corpus Christi, San Antonio - Central Texas Office for Refugees 512.277.6842
RRD Region 4: Houston - YMCA of Greater Houston 713.758.9251
Medical RD - Statewide Jessica Montour U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants (USCRI) 512.256.3310 X6000

Utah
State Refugee Coordinator: Gerald Brown 801.703.4845
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Amelia Self 801.538.6221

Vermont
State Refugee Coordinator: Denise Lamoureux 802.241.0429
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Martha Friedman 802.863.7344

Virginia
State Refugee Coordinator: Seyoum Berhe 804.726.7927
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Jill Grumbine 804.864.7911

Washington
State Refugee Coordinator: Sarah K. Peterson 206.568.5568
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Jasmine Matheson 206.418.5500

West Virginia
State Refugee Coordinator: Jessica Dale 304.356.4619

Wisconsin
State Refugee Coordinator: Bojana Zoric Martinez 414.270.4707
State Refugee Health Coordinator: Savitri J. Tsering 608.267.3733

Last Reviewed: May 14, 2018