TO: Wayne County Medical Examiner's Office
FROM: Melita J. Jordan, CNM, MSN, APRN C, CPM
Director, Wayne County Department of Health, Human & Veteran Services
RE: Announcement of HHVS Division Director of the Medical Examiner's Office
DATE: January 9, 2023
Dear Staff and Colleagues,
I am pleased to announce the appointment of Charli E. Rose, BS, as Division Director of the Wayne County Medical Examiner's Office with the Department of Health, Human and Veterans Services (HHVS), effective Monday, January 9, 2023. Ms. Rose's office is located on the 10th Floor, Guardian Building, Room 1032 at 500 Griswold, Detroit, MI 48226.
Ms. Rose is a graduate of Wayne State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mortuary Science. Director Rose is also a licensed Funeral Director.
Ms. Rose worked with Wayne County in the County Executive's Office from 2018 to 2020 as a Community Outreach & Media Relations Coordinator responsible for handling all media questions, interviews and FOIA requests for the Wayne County Medical Examiner's Office.
Director Rose worked at Detroit Medical Center as an Autopsy Technician & Safety Officer from 2015-2018. Director Rose has served as the Manager and Funeral Director for Andrews Funeral Home in Detroit, MI since 2015.
I ask everyone extend a welcome and greetings to Ms. Charli Rose as she now brings her expertise to her new position as Division Director of the Medical Examiner's Office.