Cabinet Secretary's Office

​​1900 Kanawha Blvd
Building 5 Room 205
Charleston, WV 25305
Phone: (304) 558-3661
Fax: (304) 558-3662
Email: Contact Us


The role of the Cabinet Secretary’s Office is to provide support, guidance, and oversight to a variety of state-funded veteran-related facilities and programs. The Cabinet Secretary and his administrative staff serve as liaisons between these facilities, veterans from throughout the state, the Office of the Governor and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Staff Listing

Cabinet Secretary - Edward "Ted" Diaz​

Deputy Cabinet Secretary, Randy Coleman

Chief Financial Officer, Heather Brunton

Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs, Daryle Bayless

Office Manager/Human Recources, Jill Connolly​

Director of Benefits Operations, Steve Mooney

Comptroller, Vacant

Finance Officer, Jayson McKitrick

Procurement Officer, Brittany Spencer

Asset Manager, Vacant

Office Assistant, Lisa Lorence​