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    Bureau of Hearings and Appeals Organization

    BHA is comprised of four regional offices: Administrative and Central in Harrisburg, Eastern in Philadelphia and Western in Pittsburgh, and three field offices in Erie, Reading and Plymouth. The Bureau Director, Administrative Regional Manager, Program Administrator, and other key personnel are situated in Harrisburg. Regional Managers head the regional offices in Harrisburg, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh.

    Tracy L. Henry, Esq., Director
    Bureau of Hearings and Appeals
    Tel: (717) 783-3950

    Dianne Wagner, Administrative Regional Manager
    Tel: (717) 783-3950

    Matthew McFadden, Central Regional Manager
    Harrisburg and Reading Regional Offices
    Tel: (717) 783-3950

    Francine Stone, Eastern Regional Manager
    Philadelphia Regional Office
    Tel: (215) 560- 2145

    Lynn Galiffa, Western Regional Manager
    Pittsburgh and Erie Regional Offices
    Tel: (412) 565-5213

    Contact information for BHA Headquarters:

    2330 Vartan Way
    Second Floor
    Harrisburg, PA 17110-9721
    Telephone: (717) 783-3950
    Fax: (717) 772-2769 or (717) 346-1959
     

    Bureau of Hearings and Appeals Regional Offices

    Western RegionNortheastern
    Pittsburgh Address:
    2 Gateway Center, Suite 1125
    Pittsburgh, PA 15222-3594
    Phone: (412) 565-5213
    Fax: (412) 565-5514
     
    Plymouth Address:
    Federal Hearings and Appeals
    117 W. Main Street
    Plymouth, PA 18651
    Phone: 1-800-664-7177
    or 570-779-5122
    Fax: 570-719-0306
     
    Erie Address:
    Rennaissance Center
    1001 State Street, Suite 401
    Erie, PA 16501
    Phone: (814) 871-4433
    Fax: (814) 878-5736
     

     
    CentralSoutheastern
    Harrisburg Address:
    2330 Vartan Way
    Second Floor
    Harrisburg, PA 17110-9721
    Phone: (717) 783-3950
    Fax (717) 772-2769
     
    Philadelphia Address:
    Philadelphia State Office Building
    Commonwealth of PA
    Department of Public Welfare
    801 Market Street, Suite 5005
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    Phone: (215) 560-2145
    Fax: (215) 560-2378
     
    Reading Address:
    Reading State Office Building
    625 Cherry Street, Room 440
    Reading, PA 19602-9985
    Phone: (610) 378-4081
    Fax: (610) 378-4461
     

     

    Administrative and Central Regions

    Harrisburg Key Personnel:
    Name:Title:Phone Number:
    Tracy L. Henry, Esq.Director(717) 783-3950
    VacantDirector's Secretary(717) 783-3950
    Dianne WagnerAdministrative Regional Manager(717) 783-3950
    Adam BennettSite Administrator (Administrative Region)(717) 787-4519
    Matt McFaddenRegional Manager (Central - Harrisburg/Reading)(717) 783-3950
    Timothy BookSite Administrator(Recipient Appeals)(717) 783-0204
    Maria CandelariaRecipient Perfector(717) 783-6362
    Jim ZanottoRecipient Scheduling(717) 787-2052
    Peggy KregerAdministrative Officer (Personnel)(717) 783-1757
    Marlene BrownProgram Administrator(717) 783-3950
    Lisa NeeperAdministrative Law Judge Supervisor(717) 783-3950
    Louise SpearsAdministrative Law Judge Supervisor(717) 783-3950
    Rita SebastianFormals Docketing Coordinator(717) 265-8442
    Renee WingfieldFormals Docketing Coordinator(717) 705-4441
    Whitney McAlpineFormals Docketing Coordinator(717) 705-2111
    Gueysha Carmona-TiradoPerfecter - Provider Appeals(717) 705-0508
    Reading Key Personnel:
    Name:Title:Phone Number:
    Louise SpearsAdministrative Law Judge Hearing Supervisor(610) 378-4081
    Sharon StuckLegal Assistant 1(610) 378-4081

    Southeast Region

    Philadelphia Key Personnel:
    Name:Title:Phone Number:
    Francine StoneRegional Manager(215) 560-2145
    Georgiana NewmanSite Administrator(Recipient Appeals)(215) 560-2285
    Susan FlancerAppeal Perfector(215) 560-1253
    Arlene PlattAdministrative Law Judge Supervisor(215) 560-2145
    Marguerite SeigerAdministrative Law Judge Supervisor(215) 560-2145

    Western Region

    Pittsburgh Key Personnel:
    Name:Title:Phone Number:
    Lynn GaliffaRegional Manager(412) 565-5213
    Chad McMutrieSite Administrator (Recipient Appeals)(412) 565-5218
    Connie MoneckAppeal Perfector(412) 565-2371
    Mary Anne StraubAdministrative Law Judge Supervisor(412) 565-5213
    Bernadene KennedyAdministrative Law Judge Supervisor(412) 565-5213
    Erie Key Personnel:
    Name:Title:Phone Number:
    Mary Anne StraubAdministrative Law Judge Supervisor(412) 565-5213
    Bernadene KennedyAdministrative Law Judge Supervisor(412) 565-5213
    Jean HammerLegal Assistant 1(814) 871-4433