Contact a paternity coordinator for further paternity-related questions.

DCS will provide training for you and your staff at your site.  Training sessions usually require about 1 hour.

  • To ask a question about how to file or amend a birth certificate, call DOH/CHS at 360-236-4300, option 3 and then option 1.
  • To arrange for training or ask program questions: call the program coordinator in the DCS field office listed below which is closest to you or contact the Paternity Initiatives Manager, Louise Munson, at (360)664-5316.
Everett: Bridgette Pierce 425-438-4929
Kennewick: Janie Escalera 509-374-2032
Olympia: Tammie Kasper 360-664-6969
Seattle: Jill Schropp 206-341-7115
Spokane: Michael Leitch 509-363-4943
Tacoma: Sue Pierce 253-476-7661
Vancouver: Jim Osborn 360-397-9805
Wenatchee: David Murie 509-886-6851
Yakima: Todd Reed 509-249-6030