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Personnel Directory

Administration

Vickie Bradley, RN, MPH
Secretary PHHS
828-359-6190
email

Aneva Turtle-Hagberg
Health Operations Director
828-359-6191
email

Sheena Kanott Lambert, MPH
Public Health Director
828-359-6782
email

Bonnie Claxton
Interim Human Services Director
828-359-1248
email

Michael Quillen
Business Director
828-359-6194
email

Radonna Crowe
Public Relations Specialist
828-359-6181
email

Chelsea Martinez
PR Assistant / Media Designer
828-359-6182
email

Cherokee Choices

Robin Callahan, RD, LDN, MHS
Program Director
828-359-6785
email

Children’s Dental

Mellie K. Burns, RDH
Program Manager
828-359-6197
email

Domestic Violence

Marsha Jackson
Program Manager
828-359-6823
email

Environmental Health

Dwayne Reed, MPH
Officer
828-359-6249
email

Family Safety

Betty Reagan
Interim Program Manager
828-359-1520
email

Family Support Services

Barbara Jones
Manager
828-359-6092
email

Heart To Heart Child Advocacy Center

Brandi Cooper
Program Manager
828-359-6314
828-736-6434
email

Home Health/Tribal In-Home Care Services

Melanie Ashe
Program Manager
828-359-6870
email

Juvenile Services

Clarence Jackson, Jr.
Manager
828-359-6832
email

Medical Institutional Review Board

Megan Yates
Interim Administrator
828-359-6185
email

Nurse-Family Partnership

Robin Callahan, RD, LDN, MHS
Program Director
828-359-6785
email

Preparedness

Lyndsey Henderson
Preparedness Coordinator
828-359-1500
email

Qualla Boundary Head Start & Early Head Start

(Dora Reed)
Tina Saunooke, MA, HD
Early Education Director
828-359-6589
email

Regulatory & Compliance

Brandy Davis, MDA
Interim Lead Compliance Officer
828-359-1502
email

Supplemental Health Insurance

Michael Quillen
Interim Manager
828-359-6184
email

Syringe Services

Ginger Southard, RN
Program Manager
828-359-6879
email

Tribal Child Support/TANF

Sandra Cloer
Director of Services
828-497-4317
email

Tribal Food Distribution Program

Fred Dunn, Sr.
Program Manager
828-359-9751
email

Tsalagi Public Health

Ginger Southard, RN
Program Manager
828-359-6879
email

Veteran Services

Albert Crowe
Veteran Services Officer
828-359-6184
email

WIC

Kim Lambert
Program Manager
828-359-6234
email

Youth Work Permits

Josephine Teesateskie
Receptionist
828-359-6180
email

Public Health & Human Services

43 John Crowe Hill Rd.
PO Box 666
Cherokee, NC 28719

828-359-6180 (main)

Hours: Monday-Friday
7:45 am – 4:30 pm

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