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DeWine announces new Ohio Department of Health director Staff




Stephanie McCloud

Gov. Mike DeWine announced Thursday that he has selected Stephanie McCloud to serve as the new director of the Ohio Department of Health.

DeWine said during a Thursday news conference that McCloud was previously appointed as director of the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation.

“She has the experience necessary to lead ODH as it carries out its important health functions while also battling the pandemic,” DeWine said.

Previously, DeWine appointed Dr. Joan Duwve to the position with the Ohio Department of Health. Within hours, Dr. Duwve withdrew her name from consideration for the role.

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