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Description: The Board of Commissioners appoints representatives of specific health-related professions and the general public to this board. It makes policy and is charged with protecting and promoting the public health in Orange County. To learn more about this Board, go to the following web address: http://www.co.orange.nc.us/health/index.asp

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Meeting Time and Date 7:00 p.m. fourth Wednesday of each month Contact Person Cathy Fernainy, Colleen Bridger
Meeting Place Chapel Hill and Hillsborough Alt. HD Contact Phone 919-245-2415
Number of Positions 11 Contact E-Mail cfernainy@orangecountync.gov
Terms Length 3 years 

Member Name and Term Information

Michael Carstens Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr: Optometrist 
First Appointed: 8/19/2009  Current Appointment: 5/15/2012 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2015  Number of Terms:

Paul Chelminski Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr: Physician 
First Appointed: 8/19/2009  Current Appointment: 6/18/2013 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2016  Number of Terms:

Corey Davis, Chair Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr: Citizen/commissioner appointment 
First Appointed: 12/13/2011  Current Appointment: 5/15/2012 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2015  Number of Terms:

Susan Elmore, Vice-Chair Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr: Veterinarian 
First Appointed: 9/21/2010  Current Appointment: 6/7/2011 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2014  Number of Terms:

Nick Galvez Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr: Citizen/Commissioner Appointment 
First Appointed: 3/18/2014  Current Appointment: 3/18/2014 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2015  Number of Terms:  

Matthew Kelm Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr: Pharmacist 
First Appointed: 6/15/2010  Current Appointment: 6/18/2013 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2016  Number of Terms:

Liska Lackey Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr: Nurse 
First Appointed: 6/7/2011  Current Appointment: 6/7/2011 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2014  Number of Terms:

Sam Lasris Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr: Dentist 
First Appointed: 3/18/2014  Current Appointment: 3/18/2014 
Township: Cedar Grove Expiration: 6/30/2016  Number of Terms:

Bernadette Pelissier Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr: B.O.C.C. 
First Appointed: 2/5/2013  Current Appointment: 2/5/2013 
Township: Bingham Expiration: 1/31/2014  Number of Terms:  

Tony Whitaker Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr: Professional Engineer 
First Appointed: 8/19/2009  Current Appointment: 5/15/2012 
Township: Little River Expiration: 6/30/2015  Number of Terms:

Michael Wood Resid. Require: At-Large  Special Repr: Citizen/Commissioner Appointment 
First Appointed: 10/28/2008  Current Appointment: 6/7/2011 
Township: Eno Expiration: 6/30/2014  Number of Terms: