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- Bayside

Barbra Bechtel, RN, BSN - Brown Deer

Bruce Weiss, MD, MPH - Fox Point

Debesh Mazumdar, MD - Glendale

Claudia Altman, MD - River Hills

Kristine Peterka, BSN, DNP  - Shorewood

Christopher Simenz, PhD - Whitefish Bay

Gary Lewis, MD - Medical Advisor, Chair


2020 NSHD BOH Meeting Schedule

January 16th, 2020 @ 7:00pm - Brown Deer Office


*March 19th, 2020 - Shorewood Office - 7:00pm


*May 21st, 2020 - TBD - 7:00pm

 *August 20th, 2020 - TBD - 7:00pm 


 *October 15th, 2020 - TBD - 7:00pm 


Approved Minutes

Scheduled 2019 NSHD BOH Meetings [Check schedule for potential changes]

January 16th, 2020 - 7:00pm - Brown Deer Office

March 19th, 2020 - 7:00pm in Shorewood Office

May 21st, 2020 - 7:00pm in Brown Deer Office 

August 20th, 2020 - 7:00pm in Brown Deer Office

October 15th, 2020 - 7:00pm in Shorewood Office 

2019 Meeting Minutes/Agendas

2018 Meeting Minutes/Agendas

2017 Meeting Minutes/Agendas

2016 Meeting Minutes/Agendas