Contacts for Media and Community Groups

Social Security Administration Public Affairs Specialists

Do you need a speaker for your company, organization, or club? Would you like an exhibitor for an upcoming event? Can you use informative articles about Social Security in your publication? Are you are member of the print, TV or radio media looking for a Social Security resource person?

In Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia, contact the Social Security experts below for more information.

AREA SERVED PUBLIC AFFAIRS SPECIALIST
CONTACT INFORMATION

WASHINGTON, DC

All

Diana Varela
Bilingual-Spanish
10230 New Hampshire Ave.
Silver Spring, MD 20903

Phone: (877) 512-3848 ext 20861
Fax: 301-434-8903
Email: Diana.Varela@ssa.gov

DELAWARE

All

VACANT

Phone: (866) 931-9942 ext 12205

MARYLAND

Areas in MD surrounding and including Silver Spring, Rockville, Camp Springs, Charlotte Hall, and Greenbelt.

Diana Varela
Bilingual-Spanish
10230 New Hampshire Ave.
Silver Spring, MD 20903

Phone: (877) 512-3848 ext 20861
Fax: 301-434-8903
Email: Diana.Varela@ssa.gov

MARYLAND

Areas in MD surrounding and including Baltimore, Owings Mills, Towson, Abingdon, Glen Burnie, Columbia, Annapolis, Hagerstown, Cumberland, Frederick and Westminster.

VACANT

Phone: (866) 931-9942 ext 12205

MARYLAND

Areas in MD surrounding and including Salisbury and Cambridge.

VACANT

Phone: (866) 931-9942 ext 12205

PENNSYLVANIA

City of Philadelphia, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Lehigh, Monroe, Montgomery, and Northampton Counties.

Edward P. Lafferty
807 Crosby St.
Chester, PA 19013

Phone: (866) 398-3469 ext 29305
Fax: (610) 874-3126
Email:Edward.Lafferty@ssa.gov

PENNSYLVANIA

Areas in Northeast PA surrounding and including Scranton, Wilkes-Barre and Reading.

Areas in Western PA (excluding Pittsburgh) and Central PA surrounding and including Erie, Greensburg, Altoona, Harrisburg, York and Lancaster.

Katherine Walsh
555 Walnut Street
Suite 810
Harrisburg, PA 17101-1925

Phone: 877-490-9531 ext. 14504
Fax: 717-782-2232
Email: Katherine.Walsh@ssa.gov

PENNSYLVANIA

City of Philadelphia, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Lehigh, Monroe, Montgomery, and Northampton Counties.

Richard Gaudiosi
8645 West Chester Pike
Upper Darby , PA 19082-4505

Phone: (866) 964-7397 ext 22429
Fax: (610) 789-7407 
Email: Richard.Gaudiosi@ssa.gov 

PENNSYLVANIA

Southwestern PA (containing Pittsburgh). Serves counties of Greene, Fayette, Washington, Allegheny, Beaver, Lawrence, Butler and portions of Westmoreland and Mercer.

Elaine Cole
6117 Station Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15206-2510

Phone: (877) 840-5702 ext 24915
Fax: (412) 363-3672
Email: Elaine.Cole@ssa.gov

VIRGINIA

Areas in VA surrounding and including Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Richmond, Charlottesville, Chesterfield, Fredericksburg, Harrisonburg, Petersburg, Staunton, Covington, Danville, Farmville, Lynchburg, Martinsville, Roanoke, South Boston, Bristol, Wise and Wytheville.

Inez Loyd
5850 Lake Herbert Drive 1st Fl.
Norfolk, VA 23502-2235

Phone: (866) 888-9932 ext 21100
Fax: (757) 459-4992
Inez.Loyd@ssa.gov

VIRGINIA

Areas in VA surrounding and including Alexandria, Fairfax, Arlington, Manassas, Winchester, and Culpepper.

David J. Melton
12 Ricketts Dr.
Winchester, VA 22601

Phone: (866) 331-2320 ext 29814
Fax: (540) 667-7912
Email: David.Melton@ssa.gov

VIRGINIA

Areas in VA surrounding and including Accomac.

VACANT

Phone: (866) 931-9942 ext 12205

WEST VIRGINIA

All counties of West Virginia except Greenbrier, Monroe and Pocahontas, and areas surrounding and including Petersburg and Martinsburg.

Elaine Cole
6117 Station Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15206-2510

Phone: (877) 840-5702 ext 24915
Fax: (412) 363-3672
Email: Elaine.Cole@ssa.gov

WEST VIRGINIA

The counties of Greenbrier, Monroe and Pocahontas.

Inez Loyd
5850 Lake Herbert Drive 1st Fl.
Norfolk, VA 23502-2235

Phone: (866) 888-9932 ext 21100
Fax: (757) 459-4992
Inez.Loyd@ssa.gov

WEST VIRGINIA

Areas in WV surrounding and including Petersburg.

VACANT

Phone: (866) 931-9942 ext 12205

WEST VIRGINIA

Areas in WV surrounding and including Martinsburg.

David J. Melton
12 Ricketts Dr.
Winchester, VA 22601

Phone: (866) 331-2320 ext 29814
Fax: (540) 667-7912
Email: David.Melton@ssa.gov

 

 
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