Environmental Health

Environmental Health Advisory Council

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.

Click here to apply online.

Members

Category: County Commissioner

Term:

Name:

Jennifer Strebs

Original Appointment: January 2021

Address:

2006 Alamo

Home:

 

Kalamazoo MI 49006

Office:

 

E-mail:

Jen.strebs@kalcounty.com
jenstrebs@gmail.com

Cell:

269-903-6429


Category: County Commissioner (Alternate)

Term:

Name:

Jeff Heppler

Original Appointment: January 2021

Address:

Home:


Office:

E-mail:

Jeff.heppler@kalcounty.com

Cell:

269-629-5124


Category: Citizen at Large

Term: 1/15/2019 to 12/31/2020

Name:

Kristi Lloyd

Original Appointment: 1/1/2018

Address:

1390 E. Gull Lake Dr.

Home:

 

 

Hickory Corners, MI 49060

Office:

 

E-mail:

auntkiki@yahoo.com

Cell:

269-501-1477


Category: Citizen at Large, Drain Commissioner

Term:

Name:

Jason Wiersma

Original Appointment: January 2021

Address: 201 West Kalamazoo Avenue

Home:

 

Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Office:

269-384-8117

E-mail:

jlwier@kalcounty.com

Cell:


Category: Citizen at Large

Term: 1/1/2020 – 12/31/2022

Name:

Tracy Lynn

Original Appointment:

Address:

7930 W. N Ave

Home:

269-375-4195

 

Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Office:

 

E-mail:

cersis@gmail.com

Cell:

269-329-9204


Category: Citizen at Large

to 12/31/2023

Name:

David Harn

Original Appointment: February 2012

Address:

2218 Long Leaf Street

Home:

269-290-8130

 

Kalamazoo, MI 49006

Office:

517-897-0881

E-mail:

harn23@yahoo.com

Cell:


Category: Citizen at Large, Road Commission

1/21/2020 to 12/31/2022

Name:

Michael Boersma

Original Appointment: March 2019

Address:

9803 Sunnywood Dr.

Home:

 

Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Office:

 

E-mail:

mike.boersma.rckc@gmail.com

Cell:

269-720-1409


Category: Citizen at Large, Business Owner

1/15/2019 to 12/31/2021

Name:

Mike Leeuw

Original Appointment: January 2016

Address:

7163 Dorval

Home:

269-353-1774

 

Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Office:

 

E-mail:

mleeuw@ema-enterprisses.com

Cell:

269-568-0566


Category: Citizen at Large

1/21/2020 to 12/31/2022

Name:

Louis Parker III

Original Appointment: November 2017

Address:

227 Nelson Ave

Home:

 

Kalamazoo, MI 49006

Office:

 

E-mail:

paytonp1022@gmail.com

Cell:

269-216-8555


Category: City Official

1/1/2016 to 12/31/2020

Name:

Claudette Reid

Original Appointment: February 2018

Address:

7900 S. Westnedge Avenue

Home:

269-491-9725

 

Portage, MI 49002

Office:

269-329-4511

E-mail:

claudette.reid@portagemi.gov

Cell:


Category: City Official

Term: 5/1/2016 to 12/31/2020

Name:

Shannan Deater

Original Appointment: December 2015

Address:

1415 N. Harrison

Home:

 

 

Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Office:

269-337-8737

E-mail:

deaters@kalamazoocity.org

Cell:

616-560-8328


Category: Conservation District

12/17/2019 to 12/31/2021

Name:

Elizabeth Rochow

Original Appointment:

Address:

8135 Catalina

Home:

269-370-4693

 

Richland, MI 49083

Office:

269-775-3368

E-mail:

kalamazooconservation@gmail.com

Cell:

See home phone


Category: MSU Extension

12/19/2018 to 12/31/2021

Name:

Julie Pioch

Original Appointment: March 2017

Address: 219 E. Paw Paw Street #201

Home:

Address:

Paw Paw, MI 49079

Home:

269-657-8213

E-mail:

piochj@anr.msu.edu

Cell:

269-370-7878


Category: Township Official

12/19/2018 to 12/31/2021

Name:

Jeff Sorensen

Original Appointment: April 2014

Address:

1590 W. D Avenue

Home:

 

 

Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Office:

269-382-0223

E-mail:

supervisor@coopertwp.org

Cell:

269-207-1156


Category: Environmental Health Representative

Term:

Name:

Vern Johnson

Original Appointment:

Address:

311 E. Alcott St.

Home:

269-746-4919

 

Kalamazoo, MI 49001

Office:

269-373-5347

E-mail:

vljohn@kalcounty.com

Cell:

269-303-2898

Contact Us

311 E. Alcott St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49001

269-373-5210
269-373-5333 (FAX)
269-373-5200 (HCS main line)
E-Mail

Hours

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday thru Friday

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