Board of Health

Jennifer O'Hearon, Chairman01/2023
Ty Gates, Commissioner01/2023
Doug Overton01/2023


  • Board meetings are typically once per quarter and as needed.

About the Board

The Rio Blanco County Board of Health is comprised solely of the three elected Board of County Commissioners and one appointed Medical Director to serve as an ex-officio member.  

In Accordance with the Colorado Public Health Act of 2008, C.R.S. 25-1-501 et seq.
The Board of Health utilizes science-based strategies to promote the health of the community; prevent disease, injury and premature death; and respond to environmental threats and emergencies that could impact human health.