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Division of Senior and Disabilities Services


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Senior & Disabilities Services

Anchorage Office
550 W. 8th Ave., Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 269-3666, Toll Free: (800) 478-9996, Fax: (907) 269-3688

Medicare Information Office  (by appointment only)
550 W. 7th Ave., Suite 1230, Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 269-3680, Toll Free within Alaska: (800) 478-6065, Fax: (907) 269-2045

Juneau Office
240 Main Street, Suite 601, Juneau, Alaska 99811-0680
Phone: (907) 465-3372, Toll Free: (866) 465-3165, TTY: (907) 465-5430,
Fax: (907) 465-1170

Fairbanks Office
751 Old Richardson Hwy., Suite 100a, Fairbanks, Alaska 99701
Phone: (907) 451-5045, Fax: (907) 451-5046, Toll Free: (800)770-1672
TDD: (907) 451-5093


Division Exec./Mgmt. Organizational Chart


Executive

John Lee
Director

550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, AK 99501
Phone: (907) 269-3666
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
Fax: (907) 465-4716

Anthony Newman
Deputy Director

PO Box 110680
Juneau, AK 99811-0680
Phone: (907) 465-5481
Toll Free: 866-465-3165
Fax: (907) 269-3690

Hilary Porter
Administrative Operations Manager II

PO Box 110680
Juneau, AK 99811-0680
Phone: (907) 465-4917
Toll Free: 866-465-3165
Fax: (907)465-4716

Administrative Units

Grants Unit
Lisa Morley
Unit Manager

PO Box 110680
Juneau, AK 99811-0680
Phone: (907) 465-4996
Toll Free: 866-465-3165
Fax: (907) 465-1170

Medicare Information Office
Dana Barnett
Program Coordinator I

550 W. 7th Ave.
Suite 1230
Anchorage, AK 99501
Phone: (907) 269-3669
Toll Free: 800-478-6065
Fax: (907)269-2045

Policy and Program Development Unit
Jetta Whittaker
Unit Manager

PO Box 110680
Juneau, Alaska 99811-0680
Phone: (907) 465-1605
Toll Free: 866-465-3165
Fax: (907) 465-4716

Quality Improvement

Lynne Keilman-Cruz
Health Program Manager IV/Chief of Quality

550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 269-5606
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
Fax: (907) 269-3690

Adult Protective
Services Unit
Sandra Jenkins​
Unit Manager

550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 269-3679
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
Fax: (907) 269-3648

Provider Certification & Compliance Unit
Cheri Herman
Unit Manager
550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 269-4139
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
Fax: (907) 754-3475

Quality Assurance Unit
Meg Sampson
Unit Manager

550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (909) 269-3969
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
Fax: (907) 269-3690

Research and Analysis
Anastasiya Podunovich

550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 269-3477
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
Fax: (907) 269-3689

Developmental Programs and Training

Maureen Harwood
Health Program Manager IV/Chief of IDD/ILP/Training

751 Old Richardson Highway, Suite 100-A
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Phone: (907) 451-5041
Toll Free: 1-800-770-1672
Fax: (907) 541-5046

Individuals with Developmental Disabilities Unit
Corina Castillo-Shepard
Acting Unit Manager

751 Old Richardson Highway, Suite 100-A
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Phone: (907) 451-2977
Toll Free: 1-800-770-1672
Fax: (907) 541-5046

Infant Learning Program Unit
Maureen Harwood

751 Old Richardson Highway, Suite 100-A
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Phone: (907) 451-5041
Toll Free: 1-800-770-1672
Fax: (907) 541-5046
Email:SDSInfantLearning
@alaska.gov

Training Unit
Kara Thrasher-Livingston
Unit Manager, Training

550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 269-3685
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
​Fax: (907) 269-8164

Programs

Caroline Hogan
Health Program Manager IV/Chief of Programs

550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 260-3681
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
Fax: (907)269-3689

CAT Assessment Unit
Nicholas McCarty
Unit Manager

550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 375-8265
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
Fax: 907) 269-3648

CAT Review Unit
Rodney George
Unit Manager

550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 269-3453
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
Fax: (907) 269-8164

Central Intake Unit
Robert ​N​ave​
Protective Services
Specialist IV

550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 269-6065
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
Fax: (907) 269-3648

General Relief & Central Application Processing Unit
Jordyn Grant​
Unit Manager

550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 269-6778
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
Fax: (907) 269-3648

Nursing Unit
Moli Atanoa
Unit Manager

550 W. 8th Ave.
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: (907) 269-4133
Toll Free: 800-478-9996
Fax: (907) 269-6246

    Revised 8/5/2020
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