The Board of Health functions as the governing body of the Department of Public Health. The Board's purpose is to provide supervision and support of the Health Department's policies, procedures, established rules, ordinances and budgeting. The Board's goal is to assure that the services provided by the Health Department meet the needs of our community and protect and promote the public health.
The Board of Health consists of 11 members selected by Johnston County Board of Commissioners. The Board must have representation from the following professions: pharmacist, physician, dentist, registered nurse, engineer, commissioner, optometrist, veterinarian, as well as three members representing the general public.
The current members are:
|Johnston County Board of Health|
|Eugene Maynard, MD||Chairman, Physician|
|Brian Leonard||Vice-Chairman, Engineer|
|Hank Daniels||Public Member|
|Dr. Alan Carroll||Pharmacist|
|Dr. Michael Haines||Optometrist|
|Ray Stott||Public Member|
|Justin R. Barbaro, DDS||Dentist|
|Natasha Ruffin-Peterkin||Public Member|
|Larry Wood||County Commissioner|
|Kathleen Lanc, RN||Nurse|
|Dr. Eileen Langdon||Veterinarian|
Board of Health general meetings are open to the public. Please contact the Health Department directly for upcoming meeting dates.