Health Department Leadership


Health Officer

Maura J. Rossman, M.D.


Health Department Administrative Offices & 
Clinic Facility in Columbia, MD

Deputy Health Officer
Antigone Vickery, MPH

Medical Director
Director, Bureau of Population Health 
Elizabeth Menachery, M.D. 

Medical Director, Children's Health
Director, Bureau of Health Services 


Director, Assessment, Planning and Communications

Director, Human Resources
Shelley English, PHR, SHRM-CP

Director, Bureau of Administration
Michele Ingram, MBA, BAcc, CLP, SSGB

Director, Bureau of Access to Healthcare
Shanika Cooper, MHS-PC

Director of Nursing
Ilise D. Marrazzo, MPH, BSN, RN

Director, Bureau of Environmental Health
Bert Nixon  

Director, Bureau of Behavioral Health 
Roe Rogers-Bonaccorsy, PhD, LCADC, LCPC, NCC, CRC 

Public Information/Affairs Officer 
Lisa M. de Hernández, CCPH, MPIO