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For Immediate Release
September 9, 2015


Gov. Ricketts' Statement on Developmental Disabilities Director Resignation

 LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts and Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Chief Executive Officer Courtney Phillips announced that DHHS Developmental Disabilities Division Director Yolanda Webb submitted her resignation in order to pursue other opportunities.  A copy of Webb’s resignation letter is attached.

“We wish Yolanda well,” said Governor Ricketts.  “My administration has already commenced the search for the next Developmental Disabilities Division Director.”

Courtney Miller will serve as Acting Director of the Division of Developmental Disabilities at DHHS.  Miller currently serves as the Deputy Director for Programs within the Division of Medicaid and Long-Term Care at DHHS.