Kalamaoo County

Environmental Health


This Council serves as an informed advocacy body and sounding board for matters of policy that affect the lives of citizens who need environmental health services. In addition, it advises the County Board of Commissioners on environmental matters. Appointments are made for three-year terms of office. The Bylaws (pdf) were adopted by the Board of Commissioners on May 3, 2016.

Please review the EHAC meeting agendas and minutes. Contact Vern Johnson (269) 373-5210 for more information.


Title First Name Last Name Email Category
Mr. Fran Bell Email Township Official
Ms. Pat Crowley Email Member at Large
Ms. Shannan Deater Email City Official
Mr. Richard Ford Email City Official
Mr. David Harn Email Citizen at Large
Mr. Vern Johnson Email Environmental Health Director
Mr. Mike Leeuw Email Business Owner
Mr. Scott McGraw Email County Board Representative
Mr. Daniel J. Moyle Email Road Commission
Mr. Andrew Nieboer Email Citizen at Large
Mr. Jim Pearson Email Citizen at Large
Ms. Meredith Place Email Citizen at Large
Mr. Jeff Sorensen Email Township Official
Mr. Kevin Wordelman Email County Board Representative


The Kalamazoo County Health and Community Services Department programs are open to all without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, religion, height, weight, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability.

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