DSHS Executive Team

Dr. Hellerstedt

Commissioner
John William Hellerstedt, MD


Jennifer Simms

Deputy Commissioner
Jennifer Sims


Barbara KleinGeneral Counsel
Barbara Klein



Dr. Stephen Pont

Center for Public Health Policy & Practice
Stephen J. Pont, MD, MPH, FAAP

Jennifer Shuford

Chief State Epidemiologist
Jennifer Shuford, MD, MPH



Last updated February 11, 2021