About HMD

Our mission is to assist tribal members in achieving and maintaining their desired quality of life, by providing a high caliber community-focused health system while serving as good stewards of tribal resources entrusted to us.

Administration provides support and guidance to all PHHS programs. Activities include but are not limited to: Health System Planning, Public Health Emergency Planning, Quality Assessment, Program Development and Review, Medical Compliance, Budget and Travel review, HR assistance and guidance, public relations, liaison for Tribal Council, Health Board, CIHA, etc. as well as serving as advocates for programs.

If you are interested in job opportunities in any of the departments with Cherokee Public Health & Human Servivces, you will find our current openings and employment application here. View the Organizational Chart to see the scope of PHHS; and the Contact Us page for department heads, phone numbers and emails.

If you have any comments or general questions regarding what we do, please feel free to use the comment form on the Contact Us page.
   

HMD Building

PUBLIC HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
43 John Crowe Hill
   Road
PO Box 666
Cherokee, NC 28719

828-554-6180, or
828-497-7460

Hours: Monday-Friday
7:45 am - 4:30 pm
 

         
Vickie Bradley

Vickie Bradley, RN
Deputy Health Officer
828-554-6190
email

  Teri Morris

Aneva Turtle Hagberg
Director of Operations
828-554-6191
email

 

Charlotte Saunooke
Human Resources Coordinator / Executive Secretary
828-554-6189

 

J. T. Garrett,
ED. D., MPH
Human Services Director
828-554-6179
email

 

 

                 
Trina Owle

Trina Owle, BBA
Health Care Business Director
828-554-6194
email


 

Sheena Kanott
Program Director
Cherokee Choices
828-554-6782
email

 

Mellie K. Burns, RDH
Manager
Children's Dental Program
828-554-6197
email

 

Vivian Solis
Manager
Community Health Program
828-554-6871
email

   
                 

Iva Key
Manager
Domestic Violence
828-554-6829
email

 

Barbara Jones
Manager
Family Support Services
828-497-6092
email

 

Radonna Crowe
Program Coordinator
Healthy Cherokee
828-554-6181
email

 

Melanie Ashe
Program Manager
Home Health
828-554-6870
email

   
                 

Clarence Jackson
Manager
Juvenile Services
828-554-6833
email

 

Beth McCoy
Nurse Supervisor
Nurse-Family Partnership
828-554-6215
email

 

Calvin Hill
Manager
Supplemental Health Insurance Program
828-554-61840
email

 

Tamara Jackson
Housing Program Coordinator
Transitional Housing
828-554-6915
828-269-8158 (cell)
email

   
                 

Julie Maney
Manager
WIC Program
828-554-6234
800-248-6967
email


 

Emma Waldroup, RN, BS, MPH
Program Manager
Women's Wellness
828-554-6252
email