Leadership

The Eastern Washington COHE office and staff are located in Spokane, Wenatchee, Tricities and Yakima, WA and are a part of St. Luke's Rehabilitation Institute*, a division of Inland Northwest Health Services.

The growth and maturity of the COHE is due in a large part to the commitment of the executive leadership of INHS and SLRI for this program to the citizens of Eastern Washington and the Inland Northwest. Those who serve as stewards of the COHE Program include:

 

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Thomas M. Fritz, MPA, MA   Chief Executive Officer 
 Ulrike Berzau  Administrator
   

 


The COHE office staff strives to meet the needs of all customers in the 19-county catchment area. The Core Team of the Eastern WA COHE manages in accordance with organizational and project strategic plans and contract requirements, they include:

 

E WA COHE 

Nancy Webster
Gregory Carter, MD
Benjamin Doornink
 
Pamela Cromer 

Program Director 
Medical Director
Business Services Manager 
Lead, Health Services Coordinator

            
   


* The staff of the Eastern WA COHE offices are employees of St. Luke's / INHS.
 

 


 

The COHE programs are administered through the Health Services Analysis division of the Department of Labor & Industries with support of the agency's Office of the Medical Director. Significant support and resource is available from members of the Occupational Health Services team in L&I's central office in Tumwater. Additionally, the COHE interacts with consultants and administrators of the L&I Regional Field Offices in Spokane, Yakima and East Wenatchee.

 

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Tumwater 

Leah Hole-Marshall (Interim)  Manager, Health Services Analysis 
Diana Drylie, MHA  Administrator, Occupational Health Svcs
Morgan Wear  E WA COHE Contract Manager 
Gary Franklin, MD   Agency Medical Director 
Robert Mootz, DC   Associate Medical Director 
Lee Glass, MD   Associate Medical Director 

 


 

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Spokane 

Brian Farmer  Administrator, Region 6
Gary Robinson       Program Manager, Region 6 
Liz Ottmar   Occ. Nurse Consultant, Region 6 

 


 

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Yakima
East Wenatchee
Moses Lake
 

Tony Tomasino  Administrator, Region 5
Kelli Honeychurch  Program Manager, Region 5
Jack Patton  Supervisor, Region 5
Cindy Lane  Occ. Nurse Consultant, Region 5