DHHS Leadership - Division Administrator, Welfare and Supportive Services

Steve Fisher
Administrator, Division of Welfare and Supportive Services (DWSS)
As the DWSS Administrator, Steve is lead for the 2015 Supported State Based Marketplace (SSBM) Affordable Care Act (ACA) Open Enrollment Project, coordinating activities between Deloitte Consulting and the State. In addition, Steve oversees the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Program; the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program formerly known as the Food Stamp Program (SNAP); the Child Support Enforcement Program; Child Care Assistance Program; Employment and Training Programs for TANF and SNAP recipients; the Energy Assistance Program; and eligibility for Nevada's Medicaid Program.

Steve has strong program and health care knowledge, and received his Bachelor's degree from the University of Nevada, Reno.