Office of Planning, Analysis and Communication (OPAC)

OPAC Organizational Chart (within IMOD)

Major Responsibilities:

Provides coordination and oversight for OER planning, communications, data analysis and reporting, inclusion policies, and FOIA as detailed in the descriptions of the divisions below.

Senior Leadership:

Acting Director, Office of Planning, Analysis and Communication: Brent Stanfield, Ph.D.

Bill Duval, Ph.D. – Health Science Policy Analyst

Director, Division of Planning, Evaluation & Analysis: Luci Roberts, Ph.D.

Chief, Statistical Analysis and Reporting Branch​: Katrina Pearson

Director, Division of Communication & Outreach
NIH Program Manager for Electronic Receipt of Grant Applications
OER Program Manager for Servicing of Agency Partners:
Megan Columbus

NIH Inclusion Policy Officer: Meredith Temple-O'Connor, Ph.D.

OER FOIA Coordinator and Senior Advisor to the Deputy Director: Margaret Snyder, Ph.D.

Operational Units:

Division of Communication & Outreach (DCO)

Division of Planning, Evaluation & Analysis (DPEA)

NIH Inclusion Policy Officer

OER Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Statistical Analysis and Reporting Branch (SARB)

Contact Us

See links to each Division for additional contact information.

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