​The Program Management Office Team

The Maryland Department of Health’s Program Management Office (PMO) is a team of diverse individuals committed to supporting primary care providers across the state and making the Maryland Primary Care Program (MDPCP) a success. 

Leadership & Core Team

  • Howard Haft, MD, MMM, CPE, FACPE – Executive Director
  • Chad Perman, MPP – Program Director
  • Alice Sowinski-Rice, MPH – Operations Manager
  • Emily Gruber, MBA, MPH – Project Lead
  • Kim Gibson, CLC, CHt – Health IT Program Manager
  • Steve Bowden, MA, MPH – Analyst
  • Rachel Grisham – Public Health Coordinator
  • Raghavi Anand, MPH –​ Quality and Learning Lead
  • Sheron Johnson – Office Coordinator

Practice Coaches

  • Vivian Aguayo – Practice Coach
  • Kelly Brown, MS – Practice Coach
  • Nicholas Brown – Practice Coach
  • Shante Gilmore – Practice Coach
  • TJ Nairn, MS – Practice Coach