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MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of Summit County Public Health is to protect and promote the health of the entire community through programs and activities designed to address the safety, health and well-being of the people who live in Summit County.  The Health Department seeks to create a healthful environment and ensure the accessibility of health services to all.

The role of the Board of Health of the Summit County Combined General Health District is to adopt policies and secure funding through appropriate budgeting for programs and services to be carried out by the Health Department.  The Board of Health has authority to make such orders and regulations as are necessary for the promotion of health and prevention of disease and the abatement or suppression of nuisances.

HEALTH COMMISSIONER
Donna Skoda, M.S., R.D., L.D.
ASSISTANT HEALTH COMMISSIONER
Tonya Block
, L.S.W., M.S.W
DEPUTY HEALTH COMMISSIONER
Robert Hasenyager, M.S., R.S.

DEPUTY HEALTH COMMISSIONER
Heather Pierce, B.A.
MEDICAL DIRECTOR
Marguerite Erme, D.O., M.P.H.
ADMINISTRATION DIRECTOR
Eric Seachrist, B.S., M.G.A.
CLINICAL HEALTH DIRECTOR
Leanne Beavers, B.S.N., R.N.
COMMUNITY HEALTH DIRECTOR
Donna Barrett, M.S.W., L.S.W.
ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH DIRECTOR
Tonia Burford, M.S., R.S.
POPULATION HEALTH DIRECTOR
Cory Kendrick, M.B.A.

BOARD of HEALTH MEMBERS

Patricia Billow, BS, JD
Tallmadge
James R. Boex, MBA, PhD
Hudson
Todd Burdette, BS, MBA
Licensing Council
Lynn Clark, BA, MPA, JD
New Franklin
Robert Denton, PhD, LISW-S
General Health District
Roberta DePompei, PhD
Stow
Kristine M. Gill, RN, PhD
Cuyahoga Falls
Dan Karant, RPh
Norton
Jacqui Knettel
Macedonia
Gayleen Kolaczewski, MD
Munroe Falls
Alexsandra Mamonis, MD
Green
Leon T. Ricks
Barberton
Jeffrey J. Snell, JD
General Health District
Marco Sommerville
Akron
Richard Stephens, PhD
General Health District
Karen Talbott, CPA
Fairlawn
President
Sheila Williams, BA
Twinsburg

President Pro Tempore
Vacant
General Health Distric

The Board of Health meets the second Thursday of every month at the offices of Summit County Public Health,
located at Fairway Center, 1867 W. Market St., Akron, Ohio 44313.


Board of Health Meeting Agenda - August 10, 2017

Board of Health Meeting Minutes


SUMMIT COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH LICENSING COUNCIL

The members of the licensing council consist of one representative of each business activity for which the Board of Health operates a licensing program. They appoint two of its members to serve on the board of health, one as a member and one as an alternate member.

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