Chris Mackey

Chris Mackey

Chris Mackey is the Director of the Office of Communications at DHHS.

She has more than 20 years of experience guiding communications strategies in both the public and private sectors.

Mackey was most recently the Director of Public Affairs at Vidant Health, one of the largest health systems in the state.

Before that she worked with various state agencies including the N.C. Department of Commerce and the N.C. Department of Public Instruction. She also served as part of former Gov. Bev Perdue’s Communications team.

Mackey holds a bachelor’s degree from Kent State University.