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Roy Herzbach

Roy Herzbach, Ombudsman Director

Roy Herzbach, Ombudsman Director

Roy began working with Charleston Legal Services in 1994, and continued in his role as Ombudsman Program Director after Legal Aid was consolidated into a statewide program in 2002. His duties include oversight and management of a statewide advocacy network that monitors the health and well-being of residents in West Virginia’s long-term care facilities.

Roy has a B.A. from SUNY at Buffalo, as well as a J.D. from SUNY Buffalo. Prior to coming to West Virginia, he served in a similar role as Ombudsman for Atlanta Legal Aid in Atlanta, Georgia. He also has experience working with runaways and heading support groups for troubled youth. Roy is based in Charleston.

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