NOSORH Members

Map of the NOSORH Regions

Regional Representatives

Region A: Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont

Cathleen McElligott
Massachusetts Office of Rural Health
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
180 Beaman Street
West Boylston, MA 01583
Phone: 413.586.7525
Fax: 413.784.1037
E-mail: cathleen.mcelligott@state.ma.us
Kathy Collison
Delaware Office of Primary Care & Rural Health
Delaware Division of Public Health
417 Federal Street
Dover, DE 19901
Phone: 302.744.4555
Fax: 302.739.3313
E-mail: katherine.collison@state.de.us

Region B: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia

Bob Pannell
Florida Office of Rural Health
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin # C-15
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1735
Phone: 850.245.4444 x2705
Fax: 850.414.6470
E-mail: robert_pannell@doh.state.fl.us
Charles F. Owens
Georgia Office of Rural Health Services
Georgia Department of Community Health
502 Seventh Street South
Cordele, GA 31015-1443
Phone: 229.401.3093
Fax: 229.401.3084
E-mail: cowens@dch.ga.gov

Region C: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Wisconsin

John Eich
Wisconsin Office of Rural Health
University of Wisconsin-Madison
School of Medicine & Public Health
310 N. Midvale Boulevard, Suite 301
Madison, WI 53705
Phone: 608.261.1890 or
800.385.0005 x25
Fax: 608.265.4400
E-mail: eich@wisc.edu
Tina Turner
Ohio Rural Health Section
Primary Care & Rural Health Program
Ohio Department of Health
246 North High Street, 6th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: 614.752.5133
Fax: 614.995.4235
E-mail: tina.turner@odh.ohio.gov

Region D: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas

R. Scott Daniels, PhD
Hawaii State Office of Primary Care and Rural Health
Hawaii Department of Health
Family Health Services Division
1250 Punchbowl Street, Room 216
Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone: 808.961.9460
Fax: 808.961.9461
E-mail: scott.daniels@doh.hawaii.gov
Corie Kaiser
Oklahoma Office of Rural Health
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences
5500 N. Western, Suite 278
Phone: 405.842.3105
Fax: 405.842.9302
E-mail: Corie.kaiser@okstate.edu

Region E: Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

Sharla Allen
Wyoming Office of Rural Health
Rural and Frontier Health Division
Wyoming Department of Health
6101 Yellowstone Road, Suite 510
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone: 307.777.7293
Fax: 307.777.8545
E-mail: sharla.allen@health.wyo.gov
Mary Sheridan
Idaho State Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
PO Box 83720
450 West State St., 4th Floor
Boise, ID 83720-0036
Phone: 208.332.7212
Fax: 208.332.7262
E-mail: sheridam@dhw.idaho.gov