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Executive staff bios

Find brief biographies and photos of the commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Human Services and leadership team.

Pam Wheelock headshot
Pam Wheelock
Acting Commissioner
Photograph of  Charles E.  Johnson
Charles E. Johnson
Deputy Commissioner for Operations
Photograph of  Claire   Wilson
Claire Wilson
Deputy Commissioner for Policy
Photograph of  Stacie  Weeks
Stacie Weeks
Chief of Staff
Photograph of  Roberta  Downing
Roberta Downing
Assistant Commissioner for External Relations
Photograph of  Nikki  Farago
Nikki Farago
Assistant Commissioner for Children and Family Services
Photograph of  Dan  Pollock
Dan Pollock
Assistant Commissioner for Continuing Care for Older Adults
Photograph of  Stacy  Twite
Stacy Twite
Interim Assistant Commissioner for Community Supports
Photograph of  Marie  Zimmerman
Marie Zimmerman
Assistant Commissioner for Health Care and Minnesota's Medicaid Director
Photograph of  Carolyn  Ham
Carolyn Ham
Inspector General
Marshall Smith
Marshall E. Smith
Health systems chief executive officer, Direct Care and Treatment
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