Agency Leadership

Agency Leadership
Our Vision

Healthy children and adults, supportive families, thriving communities.

Our Mission

Dedicated to protecting and strengthening the well-being of the community through the development of effective policies, practices, and services delivered in a culturally and linguistically competent manner.

Our Core Values 

1) HHSA sponsors services and policies that are: collaborative, community-driven, evidence-based.

2) HHSA promotes service delivery that is: culturally competent, respectful, a model of excellence.

3) HHSA supports a work environment that demonstrates: diversity, integrity, accountability, teamwork and mutual respect, staff development and recognition.

Timothy Lutz
Timothy Lutz

Agency Director, Tulare County Health & Human Services Agency

Rob Stewart
Rob Stewart

Director of Fiscal Operations, Fiscal Operations Branch

Anita Ortiz
Anita Ortiz

Human Services Director, Human Services Branch

Donna Ortiz
Donna Ortiz

Mental Health Director, Mental Health Branch

Karen Elliott
Karen Elliott

Public Health Director, Public Health Branch

Administrative Branch Leadership
Administrative Branch Leadership
Fiscal Operations Branch Leadership
Fiscal Operations Branch Leadership
Human Services Branch Leadership
Human Services Branch Leadership
Mental Health Branch Leadership
Mental Health Branch Leadership
Public Health Branch Leadership
Public Health Branch Leadership

Noticias de la Agencia

Mantenerse positivo durante la pandemia de COVID-19

Mantenerse positivo durante la pandemia de COVID-19

La pandemia de COVID-19 nos está desafiando de maneras que nunca hubiéramos imaginado, desde cantidades sin precedentes de tiempo en familia hasta educación en el hogar, trabajar de forma remota o no trabajar en absoluto; aquí hay algunas sugerencias para mejorar su perspectiva.

COVID-19 Rastreo de Contactos y Usted

COVID-19 Rastreo de Contactos y Usted

El rastreo de contactos es el proceso de identificación de personas que pueden haber entado en contacto con una persona que se sabe que está infectada con COVID-19. Al rastrear, probar, aislar y tratar a los infectados, los departamentos de Salud Pública intentan reducir la propagación de COVID-19.