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    DDA Headquarters

    ​​​About > Contact ​> Headquarters​

    The Headquarters Office is responsible for administrative oversight, coordination, and management of all DDA-funded community-based services for eligible individuals statewide. The DDA’s headquarters office is located in Baltimore, Maryland at the State Office Complex.

    • Telephone: (410) 767-5600
    • Fax: (410) 767-5850
    • Toll Free: (844) 253-8694
    • Address: 201 W. Preston Street, 4th Floor Baltimore, Maryland 21201​
    Deputy Secretary
    Bernard Simons
    (443) 401-4390

    Chief of Staff
    Wesley Huntemann
    (667) 209-3651

    HQ Operations Director / COO
    Robert White
    (443) 826-0026

    Director of Programs
    Nicholas Burton
    (443) 827-4941

    Assistant Director of Programs
    Leslie Thompson
    (443) 326-0687​

    Director of Federal Programs and Integrity
    Rhonda Workman
    (443) 226-1539

    Director of Operations
    Peter deFries
    (410) 767-5575

    Statewide Coordinator of Self-Directed Services
    Kristina Culbreth
    (410) 409-9158

    Director of Children's Services
    Janet Furman
    (443) 822-0231

    Director of Quality Enhancement
    Nicole Kropfelder
    (410) 456-8257

    Finance Director
    Nicholas Gabor
    (443) 629-8932​​

    Constituent Services Coordinator
    Narisa Lloyd
    (443) 401-4390​

    Director of Coordination of Community Services
    Nicolette Paparoidamis

    Director of Innovations
    Stephanie Jones
    (443) 523-0091

    Public Information Act Contact
    Amy Daugherty
    (667) 203-3897

    Director of Clinical Services
    Dr. Meg DePasquale, LCSW-C
    (443) 468-0191