Deputy Secretary of Health and Human Resources

Leader portrait photograph

Prior to her appointment, Gena Boyle Berger served as Assistant Director for Board Relations at United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS). In that role, she advises the Board of Directors on national organ allocation policies and served as the lead liaison for major revisions to the national kidney allocation system.

Before joining UNOS, she served as a health and environmental policy advisor to Governor Tim Kaine from 2006 to 2010, and the state domestic violence policy manager for the Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance from 2010 to 2012. Originally from Kentucky, Gena graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in government from Morehead State University and a Master’s degree in public administration from Virginia Polytechnic University.

For regular U.S. mail, please use the following address:
Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Resources 
P.O. Box 1475
Richmond, VA 23218

Phone Numbers:
(804) 786-7765 
Fax Line: (804) 786-3389


Street Address:
Patrick Henry Building
1111 East Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219