Board of Health

Board of Health Information

The Board of Health has twelve members appointed by the secretary of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services. Those twelve members consist of three physicians, a dentist, a nurse, an engineer, an optometrist, a pharmacist, and a veterinarian. The county judge executive, an appointee of the fiscal court and a community member round out the twelve members. Board members hold a two year appointment.

The Board’s function is to assure the services provided meet the community needs, protect and promote public health and provide oversight and approval of the departments procedures, policies and budgets.

All meetings start at 12:00 pm, noon and are held in the Community Room at the Health Department. Meetings are scheduled for the 3rd Friday ​of the last month of the quarter unless otherwise announced.

​Mercer Co. Board of Health Members

Sandra Defoor, RN - Chair

John Crossfield, PE - Vice Chair

Robert Goodman, DMD - Secretary

LeMayne Ellis, DVM

Jeff Klosterman, OD

David P. Leo, Fiscal Court Appointee

Earl Motzer, Ph.D.

Pam Johnson, MD

Vance Smith, RPh

Scott Moseley, County Judge Exec

Paul Ragusa, DC

Adele Greenburg

Due to massive, unexpected renovations we will be relocating our office for 3 to 6 months.
New address: 470 Linden Avenue, Suite 5 Harrodsburg, KY 40330
Closed for moving dates:
September 1 - 2 – Moving
     September 5 – Closed for Labor Day
          September 6 - 9 – Moving
Due to massive, unexpected renovations we will be relocating our office for 3 to 6 months.
New Address: 470 Linden Avenue, Suite 5 Harrodsburg, KY 40330
Closed for moving dates:
September 1 - 2 – Moving
September 5 – Closed for Labor Day
September 6 - 9 – Moving
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