Meet Tracy J. Plouck, Director

Tracy Plouck
is director of the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services and has been a member of Governor John Kasich’s Cabinet since January 2011. She brings strong policy background to her role, having served twice as Ohio’s State Medicaid Director and also as a deputy director for both the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities and the Ohio Office of Budget and Management.

Plouck holds a master’s degree in public administration from The Ohio State University and a bachelor’s degree from Kent State University. She is the past president of the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors and also serves as vice chair of the Council of State Governments’ Justice Center.