Board of Health

Regular Meetings

  • 1st Tuesday of every other month
  • Health Department
    915 Greensboro Street
    Lexington, NC 27292

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Members

Member Position Initial Appointment /Sworn-In Date
Present Term Expires
Maximum Term Date
Mr. Tobin Shepherd, Chair
Public Citizen
May 6, 2014
May 6, 2023
May 6, 2023
Ms. Tammy Troublefield, Vice-Chair
Public Citizen May 3, 2016 May 3, 2022 May 3, 2025
Ms. Jana Andrews
Pharmacist May 6, 2014
May 6, 2023
May 6, 2023
Dr. Roy D. Cope Jr.
Veterinarian May 12, 2015
May 12, 2021
May 12, 2024
Ms. Datra Delk-Patrick Registered Nurse
Nov 3, 2020 Nov 3, 2023 Nov 3, 2029
Dr. Terry Ellington
Optometrist July 7, 2020
July 7, 2023
July 7, 2029
Ms. Lillian Koontz
Health Director
N/A N/A N/A
Ms. Rebecca Simmons
Public Citizen
May 12, 2015
May 12, 2021
May 12, 2024
Dr. Tom Smith
Dentist Nov 3, 2020
Nov 3, 2023
Nov 3, 2029
Mr. Dale Swicegood
Professional Engineer
May 12, 2015
May 12, 2021
May 12, 2024
Mr. Don Truell
Commissioner N/A N/A N/A
Dr. David R. Williams Jr.
Physician September 13, 2016
September 13, 2022
September 13, 2025

Member Details

  • Number of members: 11
  • Compensation: $25 for Chairman, $20 for other members
  • Length of term: 3 years
  • Appointing authority: Board of Commissioners