Board of Commissioners

Environmental Health Advisory Council

The Environmental Health Advisory Council (EHAC) meets the second Wednesday of February, April, June, August, October, and December at 9:00 am. at 311 E. Alcott Street.  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.  The meeting schedule is posted on the County’s Public Meeting Notices page and County’s News and Events page.  Appointments are made for three-year terms of office.  Contact:  Lucus Pols 269-373-5356 or email.

Board Members Term Expiration
Francis Bell (Village)12/31/2023
Michael Boersma (Road Commission Rep.)12/31/2022
Lisa Brayton (City of Portage)12/31/2023
Malissa Drzick (City of Kalamazoo)12/31/2024
Jeff Heppler (Alternate)Commissioner
Kristi Lloyd12/31/2024
Tracy Lynn12/31/2022
Louis Parker III (Soil Conservation)12/31/2022
Julie Pioch (MSU)12/31/2024
Lucus PolsContinuous
Elizabeth Rochow (Conservation District)12/31/2024
Jeff Sorensen (Township)12/31/2024
Jen Strebs (Commissioner)Commissioner
Vacant (Citizen at Large)12/31/2023
Jason Wiersma (Drain Commissioner)12/31/2024
Dan Wood (Business)12/31/2024

Further information can be obtained by calling the Board of Commissioners Office at 269-384-8111.