Columbus Board of Health
Columbus Public Health is governed by a 5-person Board with members appointed by the Mayor and approved by Columbus City Council. Each member serves a 4-year term and is eligible for reappointment.
The Board functions as a policy, governance, advisory and regulatory board and provides oversight of major financial and programmatic decisions. Board of Health meetings are usually held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month (except August) at 2pm, with special sessions called as needed. Date and time are subject to change, please check the schedule below. Meetings are held at the Columbus Public Health and are open to the public.
The Board of Health meets the third Tuesday of the month starting at 2 pm. The date and time are subject to change. The agenda is posted prior to the meeting. * Please note any changes next to meeting dates.
Meeting Schedule - 2014
March 25 * Please note date change
August – No Meeting
Mayor Michael B. Coleman
Mary Ellen Wewers, PhD, MPH, RN
Professor & Director, Faculty Development
College of Public Health, The Ohio State University
Karen S. Days, MBA
President, The Center for Family Safety and Healing
Stephen P. Samuels, JD
Frost Brown Todd LLC
Augustus G. Parker III, MD
President & Founder
Columbus Women's Care, Inc.
Director of Mt. Carmel Obstetrical & Gynecology Clinical Svcs.
Karen Jefferson Morrison, JD, MS
President, OhioHealth Foundation
Senior Vice President, External Affairs