Oversees all agency staff, services and functions
Reach Alice by email at Alice.Pavey@hamiltondds.org or by phone at (513) 794-3300.
Office of Budget and Administrative Operations
Rick Ratterman, Director
Business Services, Human Resources, Information Technology
Reach Rick by email at Rick.Ratterman@hamiltondds.org or by phone at (513) 559-6830.
Shawn Garver, Director
Personnel functions, including recruitment and hiring of employees, maintaining employee files, administering employee compensation and benefits and developing and maintaining the Personnel Policy manual
Reach Shawn by email at Shawn.Garver@hamiltondds.org or by phone at(513) 559-6667.
Brian Knight, Director
Computing network, servers and databases, email, telephones, enterprise applications, PC hardware and software, Help Desk, assistive technology, smart phones, and technology training
Reach Brian by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at(513) 559-6778.
Office of Medicaid, Contracts and SSA
Jennifer Becknell, Director
Funding & Contracts, Benefits, Service and Support Administration (formerly Service Facilitation), Psychology Services and Behavior Support.
Reach Jennifer by email at Jennifer.Becknell@hamiltondds.org or by phone at (513) 559-6626.
Service and Support Administration
Melissa Haas, Director
Primary point of service coordination within HCDDS. Service and Support Administrators (SSAs) help individuals served find and connect with services and supports in the community.
Reach Melissa by email at Melissa.Haas@hamiltondds.org or by phone at (513) 559-6886.
Office of Integrated Services
Matt Briner, Director
Employment, Transition, Early Intervention, Adult Centers, Schools, General Assembly.
Reach Matt by email at Matt.Briner@hamiltondds.org or by phone at (513) 559-6768.
Office of Planning Innovation and Quality
Dawn Freudenberg, Director
Quality Improvement, Provider Relations & Compliance, Advocacy Support, Family Relations, Community Relations and Integration
Reach Dawn by email at Dawn.Freudenberg@hamiltondds.org or by phone at (513) 559-6814..
John Romer, Director
People served improve their advocacy skills by working with legislators, the community and others to spurn community change. Learn more at the Advocacy page.
Reach John by email at John.Romer@hamiltondds.org or by phone at (513) 559-6720.
Ryan Braun, Director
Public information and public awareness, including media relations, a speaker's bureau, publications, events, and web site
Reach Ryan by email at RyanJ.Braun@hamiltondds.org or by phone at (513) 559-6649.
Innovation and Quality
Eric Metzger, Director
Create, gather and act on ideas that lead to high potential opportunities for integrated connections, good service, compassion, dignity and respect for all people served.
Reach Eric by email at Eric.Metzger@hamiltondds.org or by phone at (513) 559-6695.
Office of Inclusion and Collaboration
Kristee Griffith, Director
Introduction and Eligibility, Waiting List, Employee Engagement, Diversity and Staff Development
Reach Kristee by email at Kristee.Griffith@hamiltondds.org or by phone at (513) 559-6870.
Major Unusual Incident and Prevention
Jennie Flowers, Director
Investigation and prevention of incidents that adversely affect the health, safety or welfare of individuals with developmental disabilities.
Reach Jennie by email at Jennie.Flowers@hamiltondds.org or by phone at (513) 559-6664.