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Alabama

Charles Perine, Executive Secretary
Alabama Board of Funeral Service
PO Box 309522
UPS: 400 South Union St., Ste. 395
Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone: 334-242-4049
Fax: 334-353-7988
Email: charles.perine@fsb.alabama.gov
Website: www.fsb.alabama.gov

Alaska

Andy Khmelev, Licensing Examiner
Division of Corporations, Business & Professional Licensing
P.O. Box 110806
Juneau, AK 99811-0806
Phone: 907-465-8444
Fax: 907-465-2974
Email: morticians@alaska.gov
Website: https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/cbpl

Alberta

Karen Carruthers, Executive Director
Funeral Services Regulatory Board
180, 2755 Broadmoor Blvd
Sherwood Park, AB T8H 2W7
CANADA
Phone: 780-452-6130
Fax: 780-452-6085
Email: office@afsrb.ab.ca
Website: www.afsrb.ab.ca

Arizona

Judith Stapley, Executive Director
Arizona State Board of Funeral Directors & Embalmers
1740 W. Adams St., Suite 3006
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone: 602-542-8152
Fax: 602-542-3093
Email: judith.stapley@funeralboard.az.gov
Website: funeralboard.az.gov/

Arkansas

Amy Goode, Executive Secretary
Arkansas Insurance Department
Funeral Services Division
Arkansas State Board of Embalmers, Funeral Directors,
Cemeteries, and Burial Services
1200 West Third Street, 2nd Fl
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-682-0574
Fax: 501-682-0575
Email: amy.goode@arkansas.gov
Website: www.arkansas.gov/fdemb

California

Gina Sanchez, Bureau Chief
Cemetery and Funeral Bureau
1625 N. Market Boulevard, Suite S-208
Sacramento, CA 95834
Phone: 916-574-7885
Fax: 916-928-7988
Email: gina.sanchez@dca.ca.gov
Website: www.cfb.ca.gov

Colorado

Cheris Frailey, Program Director
Department of Regulatory Agencies
1560 Broadway, Suite 1350
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-894-7800
Fax: 303-894-2310
Email: dora_funeralhomesandcrematories@state.co.us
Website: www.dora.state.co.us

Connecticut

Stephen Carragher, Public Health Services Manager
Connecticut Department of Public Health
Practitioner Licensing & Investigations Section
410 Capitol Ave, MS #12 APP
Hartford, CT 06134
Phone: 860-509-7576
Fax: 860-509-8457
Email: stephen.carragher@ct.gov
Website: www.ct.gov/dph/license

Delaware

Mary Veenema, Administrative Specialist II
Division of Professional Regulation
Cannon Building, Suite 203
861 Silver Lake Blvd.
Dover, DE 19904
Phone: 302-744-4500
Fax: 302-739-2711
Email: customerservice.dpr@state.de.us
Website: www.dpr.delaware.gov

District of Columbia

Andrew Jackson, Board Administrator
Occupational & Professional Licensing Administration
Board of Funeral Directors
1100 4th Street SW, Suite 500E
Washington, D.C. 20024
Phone: 202-442-4428
Fax: 202-698-4329
Email: Andrew.Jackson5@dc.gov.
Website: www.dcopla.com/funeral

Florida

Ellen Simon, Assistant Division Director
Department Financial Services
Division of Funeral, Cemetery and Consumer Services
200 E. Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0361
Phone: 850-413-4985
Fax: 850-413-4958
Email: ellen.simon@myfloridacfo.com
Website: myfloridacfo.com/division/funeralcemetery

Georgia

Brad Coman, Executive Director
Georgia State Board of Funeral Service
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, Georgia 31217
Phone: 478-207-2440
Fax: 866-888-8026
Email: bcoman@sos.ga.gov
Website: www.sos.ga.gov/index.php/licensing/plb/25

Hawaii

Peter Oshiro, Program Manager
Sanitation Branch - Department of Health
99-945 Halawa Valley St
Aiea, HI 96701
Phone: 808-586-8000
Fax: 808-586-8040
Email: peter.oshiro@doh.hawaii.gov
Website: www.health.hawaii.gov/san

Idaho

Dicsie Gullick, Management Assistant
Idaho Board of Morticians
Bureau of Occupational Licenses
700 W State St
PO Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0063
Phone: 208-334-3233
Fax: 208-334-3945
Email: mor@ibol.idaho.gov
Website: www.ibol.idaho.gov

Illinois

Kristin Wheeler, Board Liaison
Illinois Dept. of Financial & Professional Regulation
Division of Professional Regulation
320 W. Washington Street, 3rd Floor
Springfield, IL 62786
Phone: 217-524-6734
Fax: 217-524-0833
Email: kristin.s.wheeler@illinois.gov
Website: idfpr.com/profs/FunDirEmb.asp

Indiana

Tracy Hicks, Director
Indiana Professional Licensing Agency
402 W. Washington Street, Room W072
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 317-234-3031
Fax: 317-233-4236
Email: pla12@pla.in.gov
Website: www.in.gov/pla

Iowa

Susan Reynolds, Executive Officer
Bureau of Professional Licensure
Iowa Department of Public Health
Lucas State Office Building, 5th Floor
321 E. 12th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319-0075
Phone: 515-281-5234
Fax: 515-281-3121
Email: susan.reynolds@idph.iowa.gov
Website: idph.iowa.gov/licensure/iowa-board-of-mortuary-science

Kansas

Mack Smith, Executive Secretary
Kansas State Board of Mortuary Arts
700 S.W. Jackson Street, Suite 904
Topeka, KS 66603-3733
Phone: 785-296-3980
Fax: 785-296-0891
Email: boma1@ks.gov
Website: ksbma.ks.gov

Kentucky

Christi Moffett, Executive Director
Kentucky Board of Embalmers & Funeral Directors
9114 Leesgate Rd., Suite 4
Louisville, KY 40222
Phone: 502-426-4589
Fax: 502-426-4117
Email: christik.moffett@ky.gov
Website: kbefd.ky.gov/

Louisiana

Kim W. Michel, Executive Director
State Board of Embalmers & Funeral Directors
3500 N. Causeway Boulevard, Suite 1232
Metairie, LA 70002-3527
Phone: 504-838-5109
Fax: 504-838-5112
Email: kmichel@lsbefd.state.la.us
Website: www.lsbefd.state.la.us

Maine

Jennifer Hawk, Executive Director
Maine State Board of Funeral Service
35 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0035
UPS: 76 Northern Ave.
Gardiner, ME 04345
Phone: 207-624-8617
Fax: 207-624-8637
Email: Jennifer.m.hawk@maine.gov
Website: www.maine.gov/professionallicensing

Maryland

Christy Collins, Executive Director
Maryland Department of Health
Board of Morticians and Funeral Directors
4201 Patterson Avenue, 5th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21215
Phone: 410-764-4792
Fax: 410-358-6571
Email: christy.collins@maryland.gov
Website: www.health.maryland.gov/bom/Pages/home.aspx

Massachusetts

Michael Hawley, Executive Director
Board of Embalming & Funeral Directing
1000 Washington Street, 7th Floor
Boston, MA 02118
Phone: 617-727-1718
Fax: 617-727-9932
Email: Michael.E.Hawley@MassMail.State.MA.US
Website: www.mass.gov/dpl/boards/em

Michigan

Ben Parker, Licensing Manager
Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Board of Mortuary Science
P.O. Box 30018
Lansing, MI 48909
Phone: 517-241-9221
Fax: 517-241-6653
Email: CSCLonline@michigan.gov
Website: www.michigan.gov/mortuaryscience

Minnesota

Catherine Dittberner Lloyd, Program Manager
Department of Health, Health Regulation Division
Mortuary Science Section
P.O. Box 64882
St. Paul, MN 55164-0882
85 E. Seventh Place, Suite 220
St. Paul, MN 55164-0882
Phone: 651-201-3829
Fax: 651-201-3839
Email: health.mortsci@state.mn.us
Website: www.health.state.mn.us/facilities/providers/mortsci/index.html

Mississippi

Della Smith, Executive Director
Mississippi State Board of Funeral Service
3010 Lakeland Cove, Suite W
Flowood, MS 39232
Phone: 601-932-1973
Fax: 601-932-1901
Email: funeral_board@msbfs.state.ms.us
Website: www.msbfs.ms.gov

Missouri

Lori Hayes, Executive Director
Missouri State Board of Embalmers & Funeral Directors
P.O. Box 423
3605 Missouri Boulevard
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Phone: 573-751-0813
Fax: 573-751-1155
Email: embalm@pr.mo.gov
Website: pr.mo.gov/embalmers.asp

Montana

Lucy Richards, Executive Officer
Board of Funeral Service
P.O. Box 200513
Helena, MT 59620-0513
UPS: 301 South Park, 4th Floor
Helena, MT 59620
Phone: 406-841-2394
Fax: 406-841-2305
Email: dlibsdfnr@mt.gov
Website: www.funeral.mt.gov

Nebraska

Kris Chiles, Program Manager
Board of Funeral Directing and Embalming
P.O. Box 94986
Lincoln, NE 68509-4986
UPS: 301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: 402-471-2117
Fax: 402-742-1106
Email: DHHS.Licensure2117@nebraska.gov
Website: dhhs.ne.gov/licensure/Pages/Funeral-Directing-and-Embalming.aspx

Nevada

Jennifer Kandt, Executive Director
Nevada State Funeral & Cemetery Services Board
3740 Lakeside Drive, Suite 201
Reno, NV 89509
Phone: 775-825-5535
Fax: 775-507-4102
Email: nvfuneralboard@fb.nv.gov
Website: www.funeral.nv.gov

New Hampshire

Susan M. Russell, Executive Director
Board of Registration of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
121 South Fruit St., Suite 303
Concord, NH 03301
Phone: 603-271-4648
Fax: 603-271-5056
Email: funeral.board@oplc.nh.gov
Website: www.oplc.nh.gov/funeral/

New Jersey

Quin Archer, Executive Director
State Board of Mortuary Science of New Jersey
P.O. Box 45009
UPS: 124 Halsey Street, 6th Floor
Newark, NJ 07101
Phone: 973-504-6425
Fax: 973-648-2855
Email: ArcherQ@dca.lps.state.nj.us
Website: www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/mor/Pages/default.aspx

New Mexico

Nicholas Karns, Board Administrator
New Mexico Board of Funeral Services
2550 Cerrillos Rd., 2nd Floor
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: 505-476-4622
Fax: 505-476-4545
Email: funeral.board@state.nm.us
Website: www.rld.state.nm.us

New York

Thomas Fuller, Director
Department of Health - Bureau of Funeral Directing
875 Central Ave.
Albany, NY 12206
Phone: 518-402-0785
Fax: 518-402-0784
Email: funeral@health.ny.gov
Website: www.health.ny.gov/professionals/funeral_director

North Carolina

Stephen E. Davis, Executive Director
North Carolina Board of Funeral Service
1033 Wade Avenue, Suite 108
Raleigh, NC 27605-1158
Phone: 919-733-9380
Fax: 919-733-8271
Email: sdavis@ncbfs.org
Website: www.ncbfs.org

North Dakota

Dale G. Niewoehner, Executive Secretary
North Dakota State Board of Funeral Service
P.O. Box 161
Rugby, ND 58368-0161
Phone: 701-776-6222
Fax: 701-776-2546
Email: dmniewoehner@gondtc.com
Website: www.nd.gov/funeral

Nova Scotia

Kortney Adams, Executive Manager
Nova Scotia Board of Registration of
Embalmers and Funeral Directors
620 Nine Mile Drive, Suite 203,
Bedford, NS B4A 0H4
Phone: 902-407-6001
Fax: 902-407-6002
Email: kortneyadams@nsbrefd.com
Website: www.nsbrefd.com

Ohio

David Ingram, Executive Director
Board of Embalmers & Funeral Directors
77 South High Street, 16th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215-6108
Phone: 614-466-4252
Fax: 614-728-6825
Email: dingram@funeral.ohio.gov
Website: funeral.ohio.gov

Oklahoma

Chris Ferguson, Executive Director
Oklahoma Funeral Board
3700 N Classen, Suite 175
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-522-1790
Fax: N/A
Email: chris.ferguson@funeral.ok.gov
Website: www.ok.gov/funeral

Ontario

Carey Smith, Registrar/CEO
Bereavement Authority of Ontario
100 Sheppard Ave. East
Suite 505
Toronto, ON M2N 6N5
CANADA
Phone: 647-483-2645
844-493-6356
Fax: 647-748-2645
Email: info@thebao.ca
Website: www.thebao.ca

Oregon

Chad Dresselhaus, Executive Director
Oregon Mortuary & Cemetery Board
800 N.E. Oregon Street, Suite 430
Portland, OR 97232-2195
Phone: 971-673-1502
Fax: 971-673-1501
Email: chad.w.dresselhaus@state.or.us
Website: www.oregon.gov/omcb/Pages/default.aspx

Pennsylvania

Heidy Weirich, Board Administrator
Pennsylvania State Board of Funeral Directors
P.O. Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649
UPS: 2601 N. Third Street
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Phone: 717-783-3397
Fax: 717-705-5540
Email: ST-FUNERAL@pa.gov
Website: www.dos.pa.gov/funeral

Rhode Island

Linda Esposito, Board Manager
State Board of Funeral Directing/Embalming
Department of Health, Room 205
3 Capitol Hill
Providence, RI 02908-5097
Phone: 401-222-5960
Fax: 401-222-2158
Email: linda.esposito@health.ri.gov
Website: www.health.ri.gov

Saskatchewan

A.R. "Sandy" Mahon, Registrar
Funeral & Cremation Services
Council of Saskatchewan
3847C Albert St.
Regina, SK
S4S 3R4 CANADA
Phone: 306-584-1575
Fax: Fax:306-584-1576
Email: registrar@funeralinfo.ca
Website: www.fcscs.ca

South Carolina

Amy Holleman, Administrator
South Carolina Board of Funeral Service
P.O. Box 11329
Columbia, SC 29211
110 Centerview Drive, Suite 104
Columbia, SC 29210
Phone: 803-896-4497
Fax: 803-896-4554
Email: amy.holleman@llr.sc.gov
Website: www.llr.sc.gov/fs/

South Dakota

Carol Tellinghuisen, Executive Secretary
State Board of Funeral Service
810 N. Main #298
Spearfish, SD 57783
UPS: 629 Main St.
Spearfish, SD 57783
Phone: 605-642-1600
Fax: 605-722-1006
Email: proflic@rushmore.com
Website: doh.sd.gov/boards/funeral

Tennessee

Robert B. Gribble, Executive Director
Board of Funeral Directors & Embalmers
500 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243-1144
Phone: 615-741-5062
Fax: 615-532-1903
Email: robert.gribble@tn.gov
Website: funeral.tn.gov

Texas

Kyle Smith, Staff Attorney/Interim Director
Texas Funeral Service Commission
333 Guadalupe St, 2-110
Austin, TX 78701
Phone: 512-936-2480
Fax: 512-479-5064
Email: info@tfsc.texas.gov
Website: www.tfsc.texas.gov

Utah

Robyn Barkdull, Bureau Manager
Utah Board of Funeral Service
P.O. Box 146741
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6741
UPS: 160 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-530-6628
Fax: 801-530-6511
Email: rbarkdull@utah.gov
Website: www.dopl.utah.gov

Vermont

Danielle Rubalcaba, Licensing Administrator II
Vermont Board of Funeral Service
Office of Professional Regulation
89 Main St., 3rd Floor
Montpelier, VT 05620-3402
Phone: 802-828-1501
Fax: 802-828-2465
Email: danielle.rubalcaba@sec.state.vt.us
Website: www.sec.state.vt.us/professional-regulation/list-of-professions/funeral-service.aspx

Virginia

Corie Tillman Wolf, Executive Director
Board of Funeral Directors & Embalmers
Department of Health Professions
Perimeter Center
9960 Mayland Drive, Ste. 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Phone: 804-367-4479
Fax: 804-527-4413
Email: fanbd@dhp.virginia.gov
Website: www.dhp.virginia.gov/funeral

Washington

Rick Storvick, Administrator | Julia Manley, Licensing Services Manager | Jeanne Todd, Program Coordinator
Department of Licensing
Regulatory Boards Section
P.O. Box 9012
Olympia, WA 98507-9012
UPS: 405 Black Lake Boulevard
Olympia, WA 98502
Phone: 360-664-1555
Fax: 360-570-7098
Email: funerals@dol.wa.gov
Website: www.dol.wa.gov/business/funeralcemetery

West Virginia

Linda Lyter, Executive Director
West Virginia Board of Funeral Service Examiners
179 Summers Street, Suite 319
Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: 304-558-0302
Fax: 304-558-0660
Email: wvfuneralboard@hotmail.com
Website: www.wvfuneralboard.com

Wisconsin

Christian Albouras, Executive Director
Funeral Directors Examining Board
Department of Safety and Professional Services
P.O. Box 8366
Madison, WI 53708-8366
UPS: 4822 Madison Yards Way
Madison, WI 53705
Phone: 608-266-2112
Fax: 608-267-3816
Email: Christian.Albouras@wisconsin.gov
Website: www.dsps.wi.gov/Pages/BoardsCouncils/FuneralDirectors/Default.aspx

Wyoming

JoAnn Reid, Executive Director
Wyoming State Board of Funeral Service Practitioners
Emerson Building, Room 104
2001 Capitol Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone: 307-777-5403
Fax: 307-777-3508
Email: joann.reid@wyo.gov
Website: fspboard.wyo.gov