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Staff and Contact Information

State of Alaska – Department of Health and Social Services - SDS Medicare Information Office
State Health Insurance Program (SHIP) and Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP)

Staff contacts for Grantees, Volunteers & Partners:

Grantee Directory Alaska SHIP

Medicare Information Office Staff contacts list:

(printable PDF)

Dana Barnett

Program Coordinator

• Program development/oversight
• Grants Management and Reporting
• Consumer Publications
• Constituent Relations
• Public Relations, GovDelivery lead
• Media – Marketing and Advertising
• Partnership Development

Jeannè Larson
Health Program Associate

• Constituent Complaints
• Curriculum for Online Assessment
• Lead Counselor
• MARX and CTM Lead
• MEDICARE Subject Matter Expert
• Public Speaking
• SHIP Unique ID’s
• SMP Volunteer Program Management Lead
• Trainer and Webinar Lead
• Volunteer training

Ryan Murphy
Office Assistant II
SHIP Call Center/Reception

• Call center intakes
• General inquiries and referrals
• Office supply orders
• SHIPtalk data entry
• Outreach preparation/distribution to agencies
• Other duties as needed