VDH Communications Staff

State Office

Maria Reppas
Director of Communications
Virginia Department of Health
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Office: 804-864-7008
Maria.Reppas@vdh.virginia.gov

Tammie Smith
Public Relations Coordinator, Spokeswoman for State Health Commissioner
Virginia Department of Health
Office of Communications
109 Governor Street, 13th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Work: (804) 864-7963
tammie.smith@vdh.virginia.gov

Sirah Yoo
Digital Visual Specialist
Virginia Department of Health
Office of Communications
109 Governor Street, 13th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Office: (804) 864-7170
sirah.yoo@vdh.virginia.gov

Lorrie Andrew-Spear
Risk Communications Manager; Central Region, Northern Region PIO
Virginia Department of Health
10850 Pyramid Place
Manassas, VA 20110
Office: 703-530-2627
Fax: 703-530-0510
Lorrie.Andrew-Spear@vdh.virginia.gov

Counties: Arlington, Caroline, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Frederick, King George, Loudoun, Madison, Orange, Page, Prince William, Rappahannock, Shenandoah, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Warren

Cities: Alexandria, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, Manassas Park, Winchester and the Towns of Dumfries, Haymarket, Herndon, Leesburg, Luray, Occoquan, Purcellville, Quantico, Sterling, Vienna and Warrenton.

Counties: Chesterfield, Powhatan, Henrico, Halifax, Hanover, Goochland, New Kent, Charles City, Prince George, Surry, Sussex, South Boston, Mecklenburg, Brunswick, Charlotte, Nottoway, Amelia, Prince Edward, Cumberland, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Louisa, Nelson, Albemarle, Greene

Cities: Richmond, Petersburg, Hopewell, Dinwiddie, Greensville, Farmville, Lunenburg, Charlottesville.

Regional PIOs

Want to find out what VDH is doing to keep your community healthy and prepared for emergencies? Contact a regional public information officer in your area for breaking news on local health issues.

Robert Parker
Western Region PIO
Virginia Department of Health
210 South Pepper St., Suite A
Christiansburg, Va. 24073
Phone: 540-580-2960
Fax: 540-381-7108
Robert.Parker@vdh.virginia.gov
Counties: Alleghany, Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, Bland, Botetourt, Buchanan, Campbell, Carroll, Craig, Dickenson, Floyd, Franklin, Giles, Grayson, Henry, Lee, Montgomery, Patrick, Pittsylvania, Pulaski, Roanoke, Russell, Scott, Smyth, Tazewell, Washington, Wise, Wythe, Augusta, Rockbridge, Bath, Highland, Rockingham

Cities: Bristol, Covington, Danville, Galax, Lynchburg, Martinsville, Norton, Radford, Roanoke, Salem, Waynesboro, Staunton, Lexington, Harrisonburg, Buena Vista

Larry Hill
Eastern Region PIO
Virginia Department of Health
830 Southampton Avenue, Suite 200
Norfolk, Va. 23510
Office (757) 683-9175
Fax (757) 683-2494
Larry.Hill@vdh.virginia.gov
Counties: Accomack County, Chincoteague, Franklin, Isle of Wight, James City County, Northampton County, Poquoson, Southampton County, York County

Cities: Chesapeake, Gloucester, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Williamsburg

Map of Virginia by Health Planning Regions

Map of Virginia Health Districts by Five Health Planning Regions; Northern, Northwest, Central, Southwest, Eastern

VDH Offices

Office of Emergency Medical Services Office of Family Health Services

Marian Hunter

Public Relations Coordinator
Office of Emergency Medical Services
Virginia Department of Health
1041 Technology Park Drive
Glen Allen, VA 23059
Office: (804) 888-9116
Fax: (804) 371-3108
Marian.Hunter@vdh.virginia.gov
Taya Jarman, APR
Communications Manager
Office of Family Health Services
Virginia Department of Health
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Office: (804) 864-7299
Taya.Jarman@vdh.virginia.gov

Tristen Graves

Public Relations Assistant
Office of Emergency Medical Services
Virginia Department of Health
1041 Technology Park Drive
Glen Allen, VA 23059
Office: (804) 888-9115
Fax: (804) 371-3108
Tristen.Graves@vdh.virginia.gov
Rakeem Mosey
Communications Specialist
Office of Family Health Services
Virginia Department of Health
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Office: (804) 864-7884
Rakeem.Mosey@vdh.virginia.gov

Taylor Peterson
Web and Social Media Specialist
Office of Family Health Services
Virginia Department of Health
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Office: (804) 864-8212
Taylor.Peterson@vdh.virginia.gov

Anne McMillan
Senior Graphic Designer
Office of Family Health Services
Virginia Department of Health
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Office: (804) 864-7189
Anne.Mcmillan@vdh.virginia.gov


Tim Kliewer

Graphic Designer
Office of Family Health Services
Virginia Department of Health
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Timothy.Kliewer@vdh.virginia.gov