Board of Directors

Representatives of towns in the district served.

NDDH is governed by the Board of Health, comprised of representatives of the towns we serve. The number of representatives is determined by each town’s population. The Director of Health, Susan Starkey, MPH, MS, RD, is a non-voting member of the Board and serves as its Secretary/Treasurer.

Board of Health Info

BrooklynRobert KelleherBoard Vice Chair, Executive, Finance
Austin Tanner (Brooklyn Alt)
CanterburyLuther ThurlowFinance
Christopher Lippke (Canterbury Alt)
EastfordPaul TorcelliniBy-Laws
Vacancy (Eastford Alt)
HamptonRobert Grindle
Vacancy (Alt)
KillinglyDavid A. GriffithsBoard Chair/Executive
Heidi CliffordPersonnel
Vacancy (Killingly Alt)
Elaine Lippke (Borough of Danielson)Finance Chair; Executive
Vincent Iannuzzi (Danielson Alt)
PlainfieldDonald GladdingPersonnel
Robert Kerr
Vacancy (Plainfield Alt)
PomfretAnn HinchmanPersonnel
Jorge Martinez (Pomfret Alt)
PutnamJoseph NashBy-Laws
Vacancy (Putnam Alt)
SterlingLana SalisburyPersonnel Chair; Executive
Vacancy (Sterling Alt)
ThompsonOrla McKiernan-Raftery Finance
Delpha Very (Thompson Alt)By-Laws
UnionNathan SwiftFinance
David Heck (Union Alt)
WoodstockDr. Gail DickinsonFinance
Robert Andrews
DirectorSue StarkeySecretary/Treasurer/Executive

Download Revised 2022 Schedule – All Meetings (PDF)

Note – Due to COVID-19, meetings are being conducted remotely via Zoom and links will be included on posted agendas. In-person meetings will reconvene when allowed based on COVID-19 protocols at:
NDDH Conference Room, 69 South Main Street, Unit 4, Brooklyn, CT 06234

Board Meetings – 3:00 pm

NDDH Board of Health meetings are held at 3:00 p.m. on the second Thursday of
January, April, June, September, and November.

January 13
April 14
June 9
September 8
November 10

Finance Committee Meetings – Thursdays, 3:00 – 5:00 pm

Finance – Scheduled Budget Meetings
January 27
February 17
March 10
March 31
April 7
April 14

Finance – Scheduled Regular Meetings
May 26
August 25
October 27
December 15

PERSONNEL COMMITTEE MEETINGS – Tuesdays, 4:00 – 5:30 pm

January 4
March 29
May 31
October 25Rescheduled to Wednesday, October 26th @ 3:00 pm
December 13Rescheduled to Wednesday, December 14th @ 3:00 pm

The agendas and minutes published here as PDFs are for the convenience of the public. While every effort is made to assure accuracy, the public is advised that only the original documents on file at the NDDH Office, and copies thereof, are official. In this regard, please note that the format of the agendas and minutes on this website may not correspond exactly to the format in the official version of those agendas and minutes.

Pursuant to the Connecticut Freedom of Information Act, the agendas and minutes posted on this website are public records and are, therefore, not private or confidential under law. NDDH operates under a fiscal year (FY), which runs from July 1 to June 30. Click on the tab above to see the NDDH Regular Meeting Schedule.

Click on a link below to view agendas and minutes:

Meeting Agendas – 2022

Meeting Agendas – 2021

Meeting Minutes – 2022

Meeting Minutes – 2021

Meeting Minutes – 2020