The Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department is governed by a 7-person Board with members appointed by the City of Zanesville, the Health District Advisory Council and the Health District Licensing Council. Each member serves a 6-year term and is eligible for reappointment. Board of Health meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6pm, with special sessions called as needed. Meetings are held at ZMCHD and are open to the public. For information, call 454-9741 extension 282.
Board of Health Members
Jim Shepherd, President
Bill Bird, Vice President
Funeral Director Professor Certified Public Accountant Executive Chef
Hillis, Combs & Nestor Zane State College Wolfe, Wilson, Phillips Zandex Health Care
Thomas Ruggles, MD
Psychologist Retired Attorney, Cultice & Brown