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

Download 2023 Schedule – All Meetings (PDF)

Note – Meetings are being conducted concurrently on Zoom and in-person. Links to Zoom will be included on posted agendas. The in-person meeting location is:
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 12
April 13
June 8
September 14
November 9

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

Finance – Scheduled Budget Meetings
January 26
February 16
March 9
March 30
April 6
April 13 – CANCELED

Finance – Scheduled Regular Meetings
May 25
August 24
October 26
December 14

Personnel Committee Meetings – Wednesdays, 3:00 – 5:00 pm

March 22
May 17 – Voted to be moved from May 24
October 18
December 6

Executive Committee Meetings – Tuesdays, 3:00 pm

March 28
May 23
August 22
October 24
December 19

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 – 2023

Meeting Minutes – 2023

Minutes and agendas from previous years can be found in this section. Minutes and agendas from the current year can still be found in the section above.

Meeting Agendas – 2022

Meeting Minutes – 2022

Meeting Agendas – 2021

Meeting Minutes – 2021

Meeting Minutes – 2020

Board of Health Members

Town Board Member Committee Alternate
Brooklyn Robert Kelleher Board Chair, Executive Chair, Finance Austin Tanner
Canterbury Vacant   Christopher Lippke
Danielson Elaine Lippke Finance Chair, Executive Vincent Iannuzzi
Eastford Paul Torcellini By-Laws Vacant
Hampton Vacant   Vacant

David A. Griffiths (Personnel)

Sean Regan




Donald Gladding (Personnel)

Robert Kerr (Finance, By-Laws)


Finance, By-Laws

Pomfret Ann Hinchman Personnel Chair, Executive Jorge Martinez
Putnam Vacant   Vacant
Sterling Lana Salisbury Executive Vice Chair, Personnel Carla Jordan (By-Laws)
Thompson Orla McKiernan-Raftery Finance Delpha Very
Union Nathan Swift Finance Vacant
Woodstock Dr. Gail Dickinson Personnel Robert Andrews (By-Laws)
Director Susan Starkey Secretary/Treasurer/Executive