North Carolina Office of the Chief Medical Examiner

N.C. OCME Staff Directory

Administrative Support Team
Name Title/Affiliation Phone
Ademoyero, Ayotunde  Epidemiologist 919-743-9000
Chance, Jacqueline  Case Management 919-743-9000
Creech, Deborah Accounting Technician 919-743-9000
Delaney, Esther Transcriptionist 919-743-9000
DiSanti, Anthony Administrative Specialist 919-743-9000
Fore, Trish Medical Examiner Trainer 919-743-9000
Harper, Tonia Case Management 919-743-9000
Harrell-Ifedi, Mary Case Management 919-743-9000
Harris, Karmen Medical Examiner Trainer 919-743-9000
Hester, Alesia Case Management 919-743-9000
Holmes, Taliesha Case Management 919-743-9000
Jackson, Michelle Administrative Specialist
Johnson, Diane Transcriptionist 919-743-9000
Jones, Terry Administrative Specialist 919-743-9000
Kienow, Hannah Administrative Specialist 919-743-9000
Langley, Sonya Case Management 919-743-9000
Leach, Jeffrey Medical Examiner Trainer 919-743-9000
Lewis, Jnanya Case Management 919-743-9000
Lindsey, LaQuita Administrative Specialist 919-743-9000
Ludwig, Carol  IT Technician 919-743-9000
Marshall, Nikki Operations Manager 919-743-9000
Martin, Curt Data and Information Unit Manager 919-743-9000
McRae, Nicole Case Management 919-743-9000
Ngwalla, Cindy Data Abstractor 919-743-9000
Nicholson-Springer, Crystal MEIS-R Coordinator 919-743-9000
Reddon, Tanika Data Abstractor 919-743-9000
Roberts, Ashton Deputy Chief Administrator 919-743-9000
Scott, Winnifer Case Management Supervisor 919-743-9000
Swankie, Taylor Public Health Epidemiologist 919-743-9000
Troudi, Falha Case Management 919-743-9000
Yancey, Willater Administrative Specialist 919-743-9000
Willis, Natasha Program Coordinator 919-743-9000

Name Title/Affiliation Phone
Aurelius, Michelle, MD Chief Medical Examiner 919-743-9000
Basinger, Janet, MD Forensic Pathology Fellow 919-743-9000
Haikal, Nabila, MD Associate Chief Medical Examiner 919-743-9000
Janssen, Kimberly, MD Deputy Chief Medical Examiner 919-743-9000
Nelson, Craig, MD Associate Chief Medical Examiner 919-743-9000
Scott, Lauren, MD Associate Chief Medical Examiner 919-743-9000
Venuti, Susan, MD Associate Chief Medical Examiner 919-743-9000
Yell, Paul, MD Associate Chief Medical Examiner 919-743-9000

Pathology Support Team
Name Title/Affiliation Phone
Allen, Donald Autopsy Technician 919-743-9000
Allgood, April Medicolegal Death Investigator Supervisor 919-743-9000
Allison-Moon, Lisa  Autopsy Technician 919-743-9000
Bates, Quentin Medicolegal Death Investigator Assistant 919-743-9000
Becker, Jason Lead Autopsy Technician 919-743-9000
Benton, Christina Medicolegal Death Investigator Supervisor 919-743-9000
Boston, Ahja Autopsy Technician 919-743-9000
Burke, Peter Autopsy Technician 919-743-9000
Cuba, Ashley Medicolegal Death Investigator 919-743-9000
Garcia, Marilyn Medicolegal Death Investigator 919-743-9000
Gibbs, Clyde Medical Examiner Specialist 919-743-9000
Hyson, Brian Medicolegal Death Investigator 919-743-9000
Johnson, Latasha Medicolegal Death Investigator Assistant
Jones, Sandra Medicolegal Death Investigator 919-743-9000
King, Christian Lead Medicolegal Death Investigator 919-743-9000
Parazena, Laura Medicolegal Death Investigator 919-743-9000
Reimer, Jennifer Medicolegal Death Investigator Program Director
Robertson, Abigail Autopsy Technician 919-743-9000
Ryan, Linda Histotechnologist 919-743-9000
Soltani, Sara Medicolegal Death Investigator 919-743-9000
Yorkdale, Tracy Autopsy Facility Manager 919-743-9000
Zimmer, Sarah Autopsy Technician 919-743-9000

Toxicology Section Team
Name Title/Affiliation Phone
Bishop-Freeman, Sandra, PhD Deputy Chief Toxicologist 919-743-9011
Brower, Justin, PhD Toxicologist 919-743-9011
Durham, Valerie Evidence Technician 919-743-9011
Feaster, Marc QA/QC Chemist 919-743-9011
Friederich, Laura Chemist 919-743-9011
Friedman, Brittany, MS Chemist 919-743-9011
Grillo, Michael Chemist 919-743-9011
Hensel, Erin, MS Laboratory Supervisor 919-743-9011
Hudson, Jason, PhD Chief Toxicologist 919-743-9011
Irizarry, Amy, MSFS Instrument Chemist 919-743-9011
Keck, Margaret, MS Chemist 919-743-9011
King, Amanda Administrative Specialist 919-743-9011
Marvin, Rachel, PhD Chemist 919-743-9011
Moore, Alayna Chemistry Technician 919-743-9011
Ryding, Katherine, MS Chemist 919-743-9011
St Pierre, Jeanne Evidence Technician
Thomas, Orianna, MS Chemist 919-743-9011

Child Fatality Prevention Team
Name Title/Affiliation Phone
Mayhew, Lisa Child Death Investigator/Trainer 919-743-9000
Jones, Murphy Social/Clinical Research Associate 919-743-9000
Vacant Director 919-743-9000

Regional Autopsy Centers
Name Address Phone
Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) 4312 District Drive
Raleigh, NC 27607
Mecklenburg County Medical Examiner's Office 3440 Reno Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28216
East Carolina, Brody School of Medicine, Division of Autopsy and Forensic Services 600 Moye Blvd.
Greenville, NC 27834
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Medical Center Blvd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27157


Last Modified: 06-06-2022