Board of Health

The North Shore Board of Health, with representatives from each of the seven communities, helps direct the Health Department's activities. In addition, a medical advisor serves on the Board of Health. 

North Shore Board of Health Overview


Support for NSHD to provide outreach and education on the potential exposures to lead in the seven communities in the North Shore and investigate cases of elevated blood lead levels.- BOH Approved - 5/17/2018

Support for prohibiting the use of e-cigarettes and vaping devices in enclosed places where cigarette smoking is prohibited by Wisconsin State Law. - BOH Approved - 8/15/2019

Board of Health Members:

Ellen Friebert Schupper, MBA - Bayside

Rosalyn McFarland, DNP, RN, APNP, FNP-BC- Brown Deer - 2021 Chairperson

Dr. Chelsea Holtz, DO - Fox Point

Debesh Mazumdar, MD - Glendale

Dr. Christopher Okunseri, BDS., MSc., MLS. - River Hills

Kristine Peterka, BSN, DNP - Shorewood

Christopher Simenz, PhD - Whitefish Bay

Gary Lewis, MD - Medical Advisor


2021 Scheduled Board of Health Meetings [Check for Potential Changes]


2020 Meeting Minutes/Agendas

2019 Meeting Minutes/Agendas

2018 Meeting Minutes/Agendas