New communications director announced

October 1st, 2018

For Immediate Release
New Communications Director Announced

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (10/01/2018). – The Allen County Department of Health is pleased to announce Megan Hubartt will be assuming the duties of Communications Director, effective immediately.

A Fort Wayne native and graduate of Indiana University, Megan brings a strong communications and journalistic background to her new position.  She comes to the Allen County Department of Health after seven years as the communications and grants manager for Habitat for Humanity of Greater Fort Wayne.  She also worked as a reporter for The Journal Gazette and News-Sentinel.

As Communications Director, Megan should be the first contact for all questions or interview requests to the Allen County Department of Health.  She will also be able to arrange interviews with department personnel whenever possible.

Besides issuing press releases and coordinating and conducting media interviews, Megan’s duties will include serving as the Department’s Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Compliance Officer, maintaining and implementing the Department’s crisis communication plan, overseeing development of multiplatform educational initiatives and documents as well as assisting with content creation on the Department’s website and social media pages.

Megan’s contact information is as follows:

Megan Hubartt
Director of Communications
Allen County Department of Health
200 E. Berry Street, Suite 360
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
(260) 449-7395 (office)
(260) 241-0739 (cell)
(260) 427-1391 (fax)