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LaVenia LaVelle, Press Officer 
Mark Hinkle, Deputy Press Officer
Dorothy Clark, Senior Public Affairs Specialist
William Jarrett, Public Affairs Specialist
Nicole Tiggemann, Public Affairs Specialist

Address: Baltimore, MD 21235

Phone: 410-965-8904


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Regional Communications Directors

Atlanta (AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN)

Patti Patterson
Regional Communications Director
Atlanta Federal Center
61 Forsyth Street, S.W., Ste 23T29
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: 404-562-5500
Fax: 404-562-5506

Boston (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)

Roberto Medina
Regional Communications Director
Room 1900, JFK Building
Government Center
Boston, MA 02203
Phone: 617-565-2881
Fax: 617-565-2143

Chicago (IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI)

Carmen M. Moreno
Regional Communications Director
600 West Madison Street
10th Floor
Chicago, IL 60661
Phone: 312-575-4050
Fax: 312-575-4051

Dallas (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX)

Sarah Schultz-Lackey
Regional Communications Director
1301 Young Street, Room 240
Dallas, TX 75202-5433
Phone: 214-767-3407
Fax: 214-767-8986

Denver (CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY)

Tawn Parker
Acting Regional Communications Director
1961 Stout Street
Denver CO 80294
Phone: 303-844-1942
Fax: : 303-844-3674

Kansas City (IA, KS, MO, NE)

Jewell Colbert
Regional Communications Director
Bolling Federal Building, Room 436
601 East 12th Street
Kansas City, MO 64106
Phone: 816-936-5740
Fax: 816-936-5727

New York (NY, NJ, PR, VI)

John Shallman
Regional Communications Director
Room 40-102
26 Federal Plaza
New York, NY 10278
Phone: 212-264-2502
Fax: 212-264-1444

Philadelphia (DE, MD, PA, VA, WV, DC)

Terri Lewis
Regional Communications Director
7th Floor
300 Spring Garden St.
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Phone: 215-597-3747
Fax: 215-597-1415

San Francisco (AZ, CA, HI, NV, GU, AS, MP, FM, PW, MH)

Patricia Raymond
Regional Communications Director
1221 Nevin Avenue, 6W
Richmond, CA 94801
Phone: 510-970-8430

Seattle (AK, ID, OR, WA)

Ann Mohageri
Regional Communications Director
Suite 2900, M/S 301
701 Fifth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104-7075
Phone: 206-615-2666
Fax: 206-615-2097