Health and Human Services Agency Director

County of Tulare
Until Filled

The largest department in the Tulare County organization is the Health and Human Services Agency with over 2,000 employees and an annual budget exceeding $482 million. The Agency provides a wide array of services to enhance 250,000 County resident’s lives. There are four major branches: Human Services, Mental Health Services, Public Health, and Fiscal Operations.


The primary focus of the Health and Human Services Agency Director position is to provide centralized administration, executive leadership, and operational direction to the service branches through a core team of Branch Directors and administrative professionals. The Director has oversight of the Agency budget which has multiple funding sources, with complex contractual and compliance requirements. Management and motivation of a large and diverse workforce providing effective service delivery through a network of works sites throughout the geographical county is a core function of the position. The Director ensures through project management and implementation planning that Agency goals and objectives, including mandated and regulatory outcomes, are achieved.

For additional information visit our website at . *Will be appointed within this salary band.  This is an At-Will position.  Filing period may be extended or closed without notice.  


Submit comprehensive resume to Tulare County Human Resources Department, Attn: Rhonda Sjostrom, Director, 2500 West Burrel Avenue, Visalia, CA.  93291.


Or send via email to  Or by fax to (559) 730-2597.


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