Health, Human Services and Public Safety (HHSPS)


Krystal Oriadha
Committee Chair

Wala Blegay, Esq.
Committee Vice Chair

Edward P. Burroughs, III
Thomas E. Dernoga
Mel Franklin

Agency/Issue Review Responsibilities:

  • Family Services
  • Health
  • Social Services
  • Police and CCOP
  • Sheriff
  • State’s Attorney
  • Circuit Court & Orphan’s Court
  • Corrections
  • Fire/EMS Department/Volunteer Fire
  • Homeland Security

Boards and Commissions: Fire Commission, Board of Social Services, Commission for Individuals with Disabilities, Advisory Committee on Aging, Commission for Veterans, Commission for Women, Mental Health Advisory Committee, Commission for Children, Youth and Families, Youth Commission, Arts and Humanities Council, Adult Public Guardianship Review Board, Commission on Fathers, Men, and Boys

  1. Nathaniel Tutt

    Committee Director

  2. Leroy Maddox

    Legislative Officer

  3. Donna Whitman

    Legislative Officer

  4. Nikia McBride

    Administrative Aide