State Boards


Charles Perine, Executive Secretary

Alabama Board of Funeral Services
PO Box 309522
UPS: 400 South Union St, Suite 395
Montgomery, AL 36104

Phone: 334-242-4049


Reid Bowman, Program Coordinator

Division of Corporations, Business, and Professional Licensing
550 W 7th Ave, Suite 1500
Anchorage, AK 99501

Phone: 907-465-2250


Karen Carruthers, Executive Director

Funeral Services Regulatory Board
180, 2755 Broadmoor Blvd
Sherwood Park, AB T8H 2W7

Phone: 780-452-6130


Megan McMinn, Bureau Chief of Special Licensing
Natasha Culbertson, Deputy Bureau Chief of Special Licensing

Arizona Department of Health Services, Bureau of Special Licensing
150 North 18th Ave, Suite 410
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Phone: 602-364-2079


Amy Goode, Executive Secretary

Arkansas Insurance Department, Funeral Services Division
Arkansas State Board of Embalmers, Funeral Directors, Cemeteries, and Burial Services
1 Commerce Way, Suite 502
Little Rock, AR 72202

Phone: 501-682-0574


Gina Chiaverini Sanchez, Bureau Chief

Cemetery and Funeral Bureau
1625 N Market Blvd, Suite S-208
Sacramento, CA 95834

Phone: 916-574-7870


Zen Mayhugh, Program Director

Department of Regulatory Agencies
1560 Broadway, Suite 1350
Denver, CO 80202

Phone: 303-894-7800


Stephen Carragher, Public Health Services Manager

Connecticut Department of Public Health
Practitioner Licensing & Investigations Section
410 Capitol Ave, MS #13PHO
Hartford, CT 06134

Phone: 860-509-7603


Michelle Loper, Administrative Specialist II

Division of Professional Regulation
Cannon Building, Suite 203
861 Silver Lake Blvd
Dover, DE 19904

Phone: 302-744-4500

District of Columbia

Andrew Jackson, Board Administrator

Occupational and Professional Licensing Administration
Board of Funeral Directors
1100 4th Street SW, 3rd floor
Washington, D.C. 20024

Phone: 202-442-4320


Mary Schwantes, Executive Director
Ellen Simon, Assistant Division Director

Department of Financial Services
Division of Funeral, Cemetery, and Consumer Services
200 E Gaines St
Tallahassee, FL 32399

Phone: 850-413-3039


Brad Coman, Executive Director

Georgia State Board of Funeral Service
237 Coliseum Dr
Macon, Georgia 31217

Phone: 404-424-9966


Peter Oshiro, Program Manager

Department of Health
Environmental Health Services Division, Food Safety Branch
99-945 Halawa Valley St
Aiea, HI 96701

Phone: 808-586-8000


John Price, Executive Officer
Jose Mendoza, Board Licensing Specialist/Technical Records Specialist II

Division of Occupational and Professional Licenses
Board of Morticians
PO Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720

Phone: 208-577-2597


Amy Fisher, Board Liaison
Hemali Valera

Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
Division of Professional Regulation
320 W Washington St, 3rd Floor
Springfield, IL 62786

Phone: 217-524-6734


Tracy Hicks, Board Director

Indiana Professional Licensing Agency
Funeral and Cemetery Board
402 W Washington St, Room W072
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Phone: 317-234-3031


Jacob Sagan

Iowa Department of Inspections, Appeals, and Licensing
6200 Park Avenue, Suite 100
Des Moines, IA 50321-1270

Phone: 515-281-0254


J.W. Carey, Executive Secretary

Kansas State Board of Mortuary Arts
700 SW Jackson St, Suite 904
Topeka, KS 66603

Phone: 785-296-3980


Kanetha Dorsey, Executive Director

Kentucky Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors
9114 Leesgate Rd, Suite 4
Louisville, KY 40222

Phone: 502-426-4589


Kim W. Michel, Executive Director

State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors
3500 N Causeway Blvd, Suite 1232
Metairie, LA 70002

Phone: 504-838-5109


Holly Poirier, Board Manager
Tammy Reed, Office Specialist I

Maine State Board of Funeral Services
35 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333
UPS: 76 Northern Ave
Gardiner, ME 04345

Phone: 207-624-8624


Erika Malone, Executive Director

Maryland Department of Health
Board of Morticians and Funeral Directors
4201 Patterson Ave, 5th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21215

Phone: 410-764-4792


Marjorie Campbell, Executive Director

Board of Embalming and Funeral Directing
1000 Washington St, 7th Floor
Boston, MA 02118

Phone: 617-701-8628


Ben Parker, Licensing Division Director

Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Board of Mortuary Science
PO Box 30018
Lansing, MI 48909

Phone: 517-241-9221


Robert Dehler, Manager

Department of Health
Mortuary Science Section
PO Box 64882
St. Paul, MN 55164-0882
85 E Seventh Pl, Suite 220
St. Paul, MN 55164

Phone: 651-201-4200


Della Smith, Executive Director

Mississippi State Board of Funeral Service
3010 Lakeland Cove, Suite W
Flowood, MS 39232

Phone: 601-932-1973


Patty Faenger, Executive Director

Missouri State Board of Embalmers & Funeral Directors
PO Box 423
3605 Missouri Blvd
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Phone: 573-751-0813


Susie Osborne, Executive Officer

Department of Labor and Industry
Board of Funeral Services
PO Box 200513
Helena, MT 59620br>UPS: 301 South Park, 4th Floor
Helena, MT 59620

Phone: 406-841-2359


Sean Loving, Program Manager
Carrie Oldehoeft, Licensing Coordinator

Board of Funeral Directing and Embalming
PO Box 94986
Lincoln, NE 68509
UPS: 301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68508

Phone: 402-471-2117


Stephanie Bryant McGee, Executive Director

Nevada State Funeral and Cemetery Services Board
3740 Lakeside Dr, Suite 201
Reno, NV 89509

Phone: 775-825-5535

New Hampshire

Susan M. Russell, Executive Director

Office of Professional Licensure and Certification
Board of Registration of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
7 Eagle Square
Concord, NH 03301

Phone: 603-271-2152

New Jersey

Quin Archer, Executive Director

Division of Consumer Affairs
Board of Mortuary Science
PO Box 45009
Newark, NJ 07101
UPS: 124 Halsey St, 6th Floor
Newark, NJ 07101

Phone: 973-504-6425

New Mexico

Richard Espinoza Board Administrator

New Mexico Board of Funeral Services
PO Box 25101
Santa Fe, NM 87504

Phone: 505-476-4970

New York

Thomas Fuller, Director

Department of Health
Bureau of Funeral Directing
875 Central Ave
Albany, NY 12206

Phone: 518-402-0785

North Carolina

Stephen E. Davis, Executive Director

North Carolina Board of Funeral Service
1033 Wade Ave, Suite 108
Raleigh, NC 27605

Phone: 919-733-9380

North Dakota

Dale G. Niewoehner, Executive Secretary

North Dakota State Board of Funeral Service
PO Box 161
Rugby, ND 58368

Phone: 701-776-6222

Nova Scotia

Kortney Adams, Executive Manager

Nova Scotia Board of Registration
of Embalmers and Funeral Directors
168 Hobsons Lake Drive, Suite 301
Beechville, NS, B3S 0G4

Phone: 902-407-6001


Jarrod Williams, Executive Director

Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors
77 South High St, 16th floor
Columbus, OH 43215

Phone: 614-466-4252


Tyler Stiles, Executive Director

Oklahoma Funeral Board
3700 N Classen, Suite 175
Oklahoma City, OK 73118

Phone: 405-522-1790


Karie Draper, Manager, Policy & Procedures Development

Bereavement Authority of Ontario
100 Sheppard Ave E, Suite 505
Toronto, ON M2N 6N5

Phone: 647-483-2645


Chad Dresselhaus, Executive Director

Oregon Mortuary and Cemetery Board
800 NE Oregon St, Suite 430
Portland, OR 97232

Phone: 971-673-1500


J. Leslie Warner, Board Administrator

Pennsylvania State Board of Funeral Directors
PO Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA 17105
UPS: 2601 N Third St
Harrisburg, PA 17110

Phone: 717-783-3397

Rhode Island

Linda Esposito, Board Manager

Department of Health
State Board of Funeral Directing/Embalming
3 Capitol Hill, Room 205
Providence, RI 02908

Phone: 401-222-4998


Colin Bachynski, Registrar

Funeral and Cremation Services Council of Saskatchewan
3847C Albert St
Regina, SK S4S 3R4

Phone: 306-584-1575

South Carolina

Matalie Mickens, Board Executive

South Carolina Board of Funeral Service
PO Box 11329
Columbia, SC 29211
UPS:110 Centerview Dr,
Columbia, SC 29210

Phone: 803-896-4429

South Dakota

Brooke Tellinghuisen Geddes, 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


Robert B. Gribble, Executive Director

Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
500 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243

Phone: 615-741-5062


Sarah Hartsfield, Interim Executive Director

Texas Funeral Service Commission
1801 Congress Ave, Suite 11.800
Austin, TX 78701

Phone: 512-936-2474


Tracy Taylor, Bureau Manager

Utah Board of Funeral Service
PO Box 146741
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
UPS: 160 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Phone: 801-530-6628


Kasey Mayer, Licensing Administrator I
Aprille Morrison, Licensing Supervisor

Office of Professional Regulation
Board of Funeral Service
89 Main St, 3rd Floor
Montpelier, VT 05620

Phone: 802-828-1505


Corie Tillman Wolf, Executive Director

Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
9960 Mayland Dr, Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233

Phone: 804-367-4479


Susan Nieves, Program Specialist
Jessica Maya, Program Coordinator

Department of Licensing, Business, and Professions Division
Funeral and Cemetery Board
Mailstop 48050, PO Box 9020
Olympia, WA 98507
UPS: 405 Black Lake Blvd
Olympia, WA 98502

Phone: 360-664-1555

West Virginia

Linda Lyter, Executive Director

West Virginia Board of Funeral Service Examiners
179 Summers St, Suite 319
Charleston, WV 25301

Phone: 304-558-0302


William Johnson, Executive Director

Department of Safety and Professional Services
Funeral Director Examining Board
PO Box 8366
Madison, WI 53708
UPS: 4822 Madison Yards Way
Madison, WI 53705

Phone: 608-266-2112


Chelsea Cortez, Executive Director

Wyoming State Board of Funeral Service Practitioners
2001 Capitol Avenue, Room 127
Cheyenne, WY 82002

Phone: 307-777-5403


American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service, Inc.

School Code: 1

Donald Cymbor, President

1501 Broadway, 11th Floor, Suite 1102
New York, NY 10036

Phone: 212-757-1190

American River College

School Code: 57

Valarie Rose, Coordinator

4700 College Oak Drive
Sacramento, CA 95841-4286

Phone: 916-484-81545

Arapahoe Community College

School Code: 49

Faith Haug, Program Chair

Mortuary Science Program
P.O. Box 9002
5900 S. Santa Fe Drive
Littleton, CO 80160-9002

Phone: 303-797-5716

Arkansas State University at Mountain Home

School Code: 50

Jeffrey Hicks, Program Director

1600 S College St
Mountain Home, AR 72653

Phone: 870-508-6164

Brightpoint Community College

School Code: 97

Richard Sikon, Director

Funeral Service Program
13101 Jefferson Davis Highway
Chester, VA 23831

Phone: 804-706-5066

Cape Cod Community College

School Code: 93

Daniel Shea, Program Coordinator

2240 Iyannough Rd
West Barnstable, MA 02668

Phone: 508-531-3462

Carl Sandburg College

School Code: 51

Timothy J. Krause, Educational Coordinator

Mortuary Science Program
2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard
Galesburg, IL 61401

Phone: 309-341-8501

Chandler-Gilbert Community College

School Code: 78

Donna Backhaus, Program Director

Mortuary Science Program
7440 E. Tahoe Avenue
Mesa, AZ 85212

Phone: 480-988-8501

Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science

School Code: 4

Jack Lechner, President
Teresa Dutko, Academic Chair

645 W. North Bend Road
Cincinnati, OH 45224-1462

Phone: 513-618-1928

Columbus Technical College

School Code: 95

Tyice D. Mills, Program Director

928 Manchester Expressway
Columbus, GA 31904

Phone: 706-641-5630

Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service

School Code: 5

Cody Lopasky, Program Director

415 Barren Springs Drive
Houston, TX 77090

Phone: 281-873-0262

Community College of Baltimore County

School Code: 2

Diane Donaldson, Acting Program Director

Mortuary Science Program – Catonsville Campus
800 South Rolling Road
Catonsville, MD 21228

Phone: 443-840-4372

Cypress College

School Code: 6

Jolena Grande, Program Director

Mortuary Science Department
9200 Valley View Street
Cypress, CA 90630

Phone: 714-484-7278

Dallas Institute of Funeral Service

School Code: 7

Erin Wilson, President

3909 South Buckner
Boulevard Dallas, TX 75227-4314

Phone: 800-235-5444

Delgado Community College

School Code: 8

Connie Barrowe, Director

City Park Campus
Department of Funeral Service
615 City Park Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119

Phone: 504-671-6245

Des Moines Area Community College

School Code: 61

Kevin Patterson, Program Chair

Mortuary Science Program
2006 South Ankeny Boulevard
Ankeny, IA 50023

Phone: 515-964-6244

East Mississippi Community College

School Code: 9

Kevin Hurt, Program Director

Funeral Service Technology Program
P.O. Box 158
1512 Kemper Street
Scooba, MS 39358

Phone: 662-476-5100

Eastwick College

School Code: 77

Mr. Kyle Ledford, Sr. Program Director

Mortuary Science Program
250 Moore Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601

Phone: (201) 494-9400

Fayetteville Technical Community College

School Code: 10

James Bullard, Chairperson

Funeral Service Education Department
2201 Hull Road
Fayetteville, NC 28303-0236

Phone: 910-678-8301

FINE Mortuary College, LLC

School Code: 54

Kevin Koch, President/CEO

150 Kerry Place
Norwood, MA 02062

Phone: 781-762-1211

Florida State College at Jacksonville

School Code: 70

Howard Beckham, Program Director

Funeral Service Program – Jacksonville Campus
4501 Capper Road
Jacksonville, FL 32218

Phone: 904-766-6622

Goodwin College

School Code: 92

Jesse Gomes, Program Director

Funeral Service Program
1 Riverside Dr.
East Hartford, CT 06118

Phone: 860-528-4111

Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service

School Code: 11

Khadijah McDaniel, Program Director

5141 Snapfinger Woods Drive
Decatur, GA 30035

Phone: 770-593-2257 or 1-800-848-5352

Hudson Valley Community College

School Code: 12

Lori Purcell, Department Chairperson

Mortuary Science Department
80 Vandenburgh Avenue
Troy, NY 12180

Phone: 518-629-7334

Ivy Tech Community College - Central Indiana

School Code: 64

Jonathon DeHart, Program Chair

Mortuary Science Program
9301 E. 59th Street, Ste. 147
Indianapolis, IN 46216

Phone: 317-921-4325

Jefferson State Community College

School Code: 13

Venus N.R. Smith, Director

Funeral Service Education Program
2601 Carson Road
Birmingham, AL 35215

Phone: 205-856-7841

John A. Gupton College

School Code: 14

B. Steven Spann, President
Donna Collard, Director

1616 Church Street
Nashville, TN 37203

Phone: 615-327-3927

Kansas City Kansas Community College

School Code: 16

Tina Belt, Program Director

School of Mortuary Science
7250 State Avenue
Kansas City, KS 66112-9978

Phone: 913-288-7607

Lake Washington Institute of Technology

School Code: 73

Lisa Meehan, Program Director

Funeral Service Education
11605 132nd Ave NE
Kirkland, WA 98034-8506

Phone: 425-739-8155

Malcolm X College

School Code: 40

Tionya Spriggs, Program Director

Health Sciences Department – Mortuary Science Program
1900 West Van Buren Street, Room 3224
Chicago, IL 60612-3197

Phone: 312-850-7214

Mercer County Community College

School Code: 18

Geralda Aldajuste, Program Director
Michael Daley, Faculty

Funeral Service Programs
1200 Old Trenton Road
West Windsor, NJ 08550

Phone: 609-570-3472

Miami-Dade College

School Code: 19

Tanya Scotece, Program Coordinator

Funeral Service Education Program
Miami Dade College – North Campus
11380 NW 27th Avenue
Miami, FL 33167

Phone: 305-237-1244

Mid-America College of Funeral Service

School Code: 20

Audrina Dollar, Program Director

3111 Hamburg Pike
Jeffersonville, IN 47130

Phone: 812-312-6777

Milwaukee Area Technical College

School Code: 21

Gabriel Schauf, Program Coordinator

Funeral Service Program – West Campus
1205 South 70th Street
West Allis, WI 53214

Phone: 414-456-5432

Mount Hood Community College

School Code: 22

Doug Ferrin, Director

Department of Funeral Service Education
26000 S.E. Stark Street
Gresham, OR 97030

Phone: 503-491-6940

Nassau Community College

School Code: 33

Michael F. Mastellone, Chair

Mortuary Science Department
357 East Rd.
Garden City, NY 11530

Phone: 516-572-7277

North Shore Community College

School Code: 96

Sarah A. Stopyra, M.Ed., CFSP, Program Coordinator

1 Ferncroft Rd
Danvers, MA 01923

Phone: 978-762-4251

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Northampton Community College

School Code: 24

Tony Moore, Director

Funeral Service Education
3835 Green Pond Road
Bethlehem, PA 18020

Phone: 610-861-5576

Northeast Texas Community College

School Code: 91

Rebecca Gardner, Director

2886 FM 1735, Chapel Hill Rd
Mt Pleasant, TX 75455

Phone: 903-434-8314

Northwest Mississippi Community College

School Code: 25

Ebone T. Dukes, Program Director

Funeral Service Technology Program – DeSoto Center
5197 W. E. Ross Parkway
Southaven, MS 38671

Phone: 662-280-6137

Ogeechee Technical College

School Code: 56

Michele Rupar, Program Director

Funeral Service Education Program
1 Joe Kennedy Boulevard
Statesboro, GA 30458

Phone: 912-871-1134

Piedmont Technical College

School Code: 53

Dedrick Gantt, Program Director

Funeral Service Education
P.O. Box 1467
Greenwood, SC 29648-1467

Phone: 864-941-8774

Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science

School Code: 26

Barry T. Lease, Program Director/Chief Academic Officer
Karen S. Rocco, Chief Administrative Officer

5808 Baum Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Phone: 412-362-8500 x105

Salt Lake Community College Mortuary Science Program

School Code: 75

Jeff Zealley, Program Director

3491 Wights Fort Rd., Suite 059
West Jordan, UT 84088

Phone: 801-957-6206

San Antonio College

School Code: 28

Mary Mena, Mortuary Science Program Coordinator

Allied Health Department
1819 N. Main Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78212-3941

Phone: 210-486-1136

Southern Illinois University

School Code: 31

Anthony Fleege, Program Director

Mortuary Science & Funeral Service Program
1365 Douglas Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901

Phone: 618-453-7212

Southwest Tennessee Community College

School Code: 94

Ron Johnson, Program Chair

Whitehaven Center
1234 Finley Rd.
Memphis, TN 38116

Phone: 901-333-4122

St. Louis Community College at Forest Park

School Code: 27

David Coughran, Program Director

Department of Funeral Service Education
5600 Oakland Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110

Phone: 314-644-9327

St. Petersburg College

School Code: 48

Kevin Davis, Program Director

Funeral Services Program
P.O. Box 13489
St. Petersburg, FL 33733
UPS: 7200 N 66th Street
Pinellas Park, FL 33781

Phone: 727-341-3781

State University of New York - Canton

School Code: 32

David Penepent, Program Director

School of Science, Health & Criminal Justice
Funeral Service Administration
34 Cornell Dr., Cook 109
Canton, NY 13617

Phone: 315-386-7170

Tidewater Community College

School Code: 63

J. F. Walton, Coordinator

Funeral Service Program
1700 College Crescent
Virginia Beach, VA 23453

Phone: 757-822-7074

University of Arkansas Hope-Texarkana

School Code: 55

Brad Sheppard, Program Director

Funeral Service Program
P.O. Box 140
Hope, AR 71802-8140
UPS: 2500 S. Main
Hope, AR 71801

Phone: 870-722-8523

University of Central Oklahoma

School Code: 3

John Fritch, Department Chairman

Department of Funeral Service Education
100 N. University Drive, Box 186
Edmond, OK 73034

Phone: 405-974-5001

University of Minnesota

School Code: 35

Dr. Michael LuBrant, Program Director

Program of Mortuary Science
MMC 740 Mayo 8740
420 Delaware Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Phone: 612-624-6464

University of the District of Columbia - Community College

School Code: 34

John Kirksey, Interim Program Director

Van Ness Campus
Mortuary Science Program
4200 Connecticut Avenue NW
Building 44, Room 200-24
Washington, D.C. 20008

Phone: 202-274-5651

Vincennes University

School Code: 36

Geoffrey Hodgson, Program Director

Funeral Service Education Program
1002 North 1st Street
Vincennes, IN 47591

Phone: 812-888-5469

Wayne State University

School Code: 37

Mark Evely, Program Director

Mortuary Science Program
5439 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202

Phone: 313-577-2050

Worsham College of Mortuary Science

School Code: 38

Leili McMurrough, Program Director

495 Northgate Parkway
Wheeling, IL 60090-2646

Phone: 847-808-8444

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