Interagency Collaboration Branch

​The Interagency Collaboration Branch coordinates multiple statewide service initiatives for children and students, age birth through 21, in collaboration with the Maryland Department of Health, Department of Disabilities, the Department of Human Services, and Department of Juvenile Services. The Branch implements and manages the Maryland Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services Waiver for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (Autism Waiver) and other health related Medicaid programs for children and youth.


The Interagency Collaboration Branch is also responsible for technical assistance and staff support for the Special Education State Advisory Committee (SESAC)


Contact Information

Carmen A Brown, LCSW-C, Branch Chief
Interagency Collaboration Branch
Phone: 410-767-7197
Email: carmen.brown1@maryland.gov

Tiffany Noël Wagoner, Ed.D., Section Chief
Autism Waiver and Health Related Services
Phone: 410-767-0258
Email: tiffany.wagoner@maryland.gov

Maryland State Department of Education
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Fax: 410-333-0298