Joan Duwve DeWine Faces Questions On Challenges Finding New Health Director By Andy Chow • Sep 15, 2020 Office of Gov. Mike DeWine Gov. Mike DeWine (R-Ohio) is getting questions about why his pick for state health director turned down the job, after she cited concerns about potential harassment as the reason for withdrawing from the role. Report: Health Director Pick Cites Potential 'Harassment' Reason For Backing Out By Andy Chow • Sep 11, 2020 South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control YOUTUBE Gov. Mike DeWine's (R-Ohio) selection to be the next director of the Ohio Department of Health has provided more input into the decision for why she backed out of the role. DeWine Appoints New State Health Director By Andy Chow • Sep 10, 2020 Gov. Mike DeWine (R-Ohio) has named Ohio's next department of health director nearly three months after former director Dr. Amy Acton stepped down from the role.