Authorized by and Date: The Spokane Regional Health District's Board of Health is the governing body of the Health District, uniting the cities and county in a cooperative effort to oversee all matters pertaining to public health, according to state law (RCW 70.05).
Mission Statement/Purpose: The Board creates and promotes prudent health policy, ensures compliance with all applicable chapters of state law and invites participation by all persons and organizations interested in public health. The Board adopts local ordinances and resolutions and approves budgets.
Requirements: The 12-member Board of Health includes the three Spokane County Commissioners, three City of Spokane Council members, two City of Spokane Valley Council members, one elected official representing the small cities and three citizen representatives.
Meeting date, time and location: The Board typically meets on the Fourth Thursday of each month at 12:30PM. Meetings are held at the Spokane Regional Health District, 1101 West College Avenue, Spokane, in the Auditorium, on the First Floor.
|Al French||Commissioner||Spokane County|
|Nancy McLaughlin||Commissioner||Spokane County|
|Shelly O'Quinn||Commissioner||Spokane County|
|Karen Stratton||Council Member||City of Spokane|
|Breean Beggs||Council Member||City of Spokane|
|Kate Burke||Council Member||City of Spokane|
|Chuck Hafner||Council Member||City of Spokane Valley|
|Dean Grafos||Council Member||City of Spokane Valley|
|Kevin Freeman||Mayor||City of Millwood|
|Keith Baldwin||Appointed Member||Citizen-at-Large|
|Bob Lutz, MD, MPH||Appointed Member||Citizen-at-Large|
|Susan Boysen, EdD, RN||Appointed Member||Citizen-at-Large|
All correspondence for Board of Health members should be directed to:
Executive Secretary to Board of Health
Spokane Regional Health District
1101 W. College Avenue
Spokane, WA 99201
For more information visit boh.srhd.org