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Health and Human Services Commission

Purpose

A program advisory commission that develops a comprehensive health services plan; advises on budget and programs of the Health Department and legislative matters affecting health programs. 

Major Activities
  • Facilitate the development of prioritized local health and human services goals and needs.
  • Recommend mechanisms and actions to meet the prioritized goals to the Mayor and Assembly.
  • Inform the Mayor and Assembly and community on the status of health and human services issues as new strategies are implemented and challenges arise.
Meetings

Regular Commission Meetings are held quarterly:  Second Wednesday in January, April, July and October.  All meetings are from 5:30-7:00 p.m. in the Jewel Jones Conference Room (423) at the DHHS Building, 825 L Street.

- Next Meeting: Wed., July 13, 2016 - 5:30-7:00 p.m. - 825 L Street, 4th floor conference room (423)  - PUBLIC WELCOME

Members

There are nine seats on the Board.  Members are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the Assembly.  Terms are 3 years and commissioners may be reappointed for an additional 3 year term. 

Donna Mears, CHAIR                 Term - Appointed 10/15/2015 - Expiration 10/14/2017

David Wolfe, Vice-Chair              Term - Appointed 5/12/2015 - Expiration 10/14/2017

John Laux                                    Term - Appointed 10/15/2013 - Expiration 10/14/2016

Matthew Thomas                         Term - Appointed 10/15/2013 - Expiration 10/14/2016

Gabe Garcia                                Term - Appointed 4/14/2015 - Expiration 10/14/2017

Stephanie Berglund                    Term - Appointed 5/12/2015 - Expiration 10/14/2017

Teresa Bormann                         Term - Appointed 10/15/2015 - Expiration 10/14/2018

Laura Hudson                             Term - Appointed 10/15/2015 - Expiration 10/14/2018

Gary Ferguson                            Term - Appointed 10/15/2015 - Expiration 10/14/2018

Staff Support

Staff support for the Board is provided by the Administration Division, at the Department of Health and Human Services.  For more information call 343-6590 or email Judy Atkins at atkinsjb@muni.org