About Us

Huron County Public Health is the local public health agency for Huron County. Our public health professionals work to promote health and prevent disease, for a safer and healthier community.

Mission Statement

To achieve and sustain healthy people and healthy communities throughout Huron County by providing public health services which promote health and prevent disease.

Vision Statement

Working in collaboration with our partnering organizations and communities, Huron County will become leaders and innovators in achieving an optimal health status for its citizens. In this quest,  Huron County Public Health will apply best practices and demonstrate operational excellence while addressing chronic disease prevention, environmental safety, behavioral education, and preparedness.

2016 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

2018 Annual Report

Huron County Board of Health

The governing body for Huron County Public Health is the Huron County Board of Health. The board members are appointed by elected officials of Huron County cities, villages & townships.

The board members are:

Board Members

Kathleen Butler, LPN

Ron Robinson

James A. Gottfried, MD

Christine Yeagley

Shawn Tappel

William Knapp

Greg Polachek

Lisa Reer, RPh

Kimberly Stults

Term Expires



Norwalk City


DAC (Physician)

Willard City



Licensing Council

DAC (Pharmacist)

Bellevue City

Board of Health Meetings

All regular sessions are held monthly on the Thursday following the first Monday of the month at 1:00 pm at Huron County Public Health, Conference Room, which is located at 28 Executive Drive, Norwalk, OH 44857 - Environmental Division and Community Programs Entrance.

Meeting Minutes


January 9, 2020

February 6, 2020

March 5, 2020

April 9, 2020

May 7, 2020

June 4, 2020

July 9, 2020

August 6, 2020

September 10, 2020

October 8, 2020

November 5, 2020

December 10, 2020


Huron County Public Health

28 Executive Drive

Norwalk, OH 44857

Tel: 419-668-1652

Fax: 419-668-0452