Alice PaveyOversees all agency staff, services and functions
Office of Budget and Administrative Operations
Provides the financial, IT and administrative support so employees can serve the citizens of Hamilton County
Rick Ratterman, Director
Personnel functions, including hiring employees, administering employee compensation and benefits and developing and maintaining personnel policies
Shawn Garver, Director
Computing network, servers and databases, email, telephones, assistive technology and training
Brian Knight, Director
Office of Medicaid, Contracts and SSAAdministers funding and contracts for services, benefits, Service and Support Administration, psychology services and behavior support.
Jennifer Becknell, Director
Reach Jennifer at Jennifer.Becknell@hamiltondds.org or (513) 559-6626.
Service and Support Administration
Primary point of service coordination within HCDDS. Service and Support Administrators (SSAs) help individuals served find and connect with services and supports in the community.
Melissa Haas, Director
Reach Melissa at Melissa.Haas@hamiltondds.org or (513) 559-6886.
Office of Integrated ServicesProvides support to people through Early Intervention, two schools, school transition consultation and employment navigation
Matt Briner, Director
Reach Matt at Matt.Briner@hamiltondds.org or (513) 559-6768.
Office of Planning Innovation and QualityMonitors service quality, maintains provider relations and compliance, community relations, advocacy, integration and family support
Dawn Freudenberg, Director
Reach Dawn at Dawn.Freudenberg@hamiltondds.org or (513) 559-6814.
Public information and awareness including media relations, publications, events, social media management and website
Ryan Braun, Director
Reach Ryan at RyanJ.Braun@hamiltondds.org or (513) 559-6649.
Integration and Advocacy
Support opportunities for people with DD to live full lives in the community, advocate for themselves and others on issues such as accessibility, and support families at each stage of life
Eric Metzger, Director
Reach Eric at Eric.Metzger@hamiltondds.org or (513) 559-6695.
Office of Inclusion and CollaborationOversees Introduction and Eligibility team, waiver waiting list, employee engagement, diversity and staff development
Kristee Griffith, Director
Reach Kristee at Kristee.Griffith@hamiltondds.org or (513) 559-6870.
Major Unusual Incident and PreventionInvestigation and prevention of incidents that adversely affect the health, safety or welfare of individuals with developmental disabilities.
Jennie Flowers, Director
Reach Jennie at Jennie.Flowers@hamiltondds.org or (513) 559-6664