Health, State Board of

The policy-making body of the department and has the power and duties to adopt, promulgate, amend, and repeal rules and regulations, and advises/makes recommendations to the Governor, general assembly, and Director of Public Health.

Board Administrator

Name Contact Phone Email
Gerd Clabaugh 515-281-4355 gerd.clabaugh@idph.iowa.gov

Board Profile

Board or Commission Name Department or Agency
State Board of Health Public Health, Department of
Location of Board Meetings Normal Meeting Schedule Normal Meeting Time
Lucas State Office Building
321 E. 12th St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50319
7-8 times per year 1-2 hours
Total Board Members Governor Appointed Vacant Appointments Term Length
11 11 0 3 Years
Organizational Authority  
136.1

Board Members

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Member Name City County Position Term Begin Term End↓ Gender Party Status
Karen Woltman SWISHER JOHNSON Public Member 07/01/2014 06/30/2017 Female Dem A
Tonya Gray MASON CITY CERRO GORDO Health- MD 07/01/2014 06/30/2017 Female Rep A
Michell Ricker Ellston RINGGOLD Public Health 03/27/2015 06/30/2017 Female Rep A
Jay Hansen Mason City CERRO GORDO Substance Abuse Treatment 07/01/2015 06/30/2018 Male Dem A
Michael Kanellis Iowa City JOHNSON Public Member 08/06/2015 06/30/2018 Male Dem A
Vickie Lewis Marshalltown MARSHALL Substance Abuse Prevention 07/01/2015 06/30/2018 Female Dem A
Ted George ROCKWELL CITY CALHOUN Public Health 07/01/2015 06/30/2018 Male None A
Ron Abrons Coralville JOHNSON Health- MD 07/01/2016 06/30/2019 Male None A
Maggie Tinsman BETTENDORF SCOTT Public Member 07/01/2016 06/30/2019 Female Rep A
Michael Wolnerman Des Moines POLK Health - Pharmacist 07/01/2016 06/30/2019 Male Rep A
Patti Brown WAUKEE DALLAS Public Member 07/01/2016 06/30/2019 Female Rep A
Status

A = Active
V = Vacant