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


2019 NSHD BOH Meeting Schedule

*October 17th @ 7:00pm - Shorewood Office - Canceled

*August 15th, 2019 - Brown Deer - 7:00pm


*May  16th, 2019 - Canceled

*April 4th, 2019 - Shorewood Office - 7:00pm

Approved Minutes

 *January 17th, 2019 - 7:00pm in Brown Deer Office


Approved Minutes

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

January 17th, 2019 - 7:00pm - Brown Deer Office

April 4th, 2019 - 7:00pm in Shorewood Office

May 16th, 2019 - 7:00pm in Brown Deer Office - Canceled

August 15th, 2019 - 7:00pm in Brown Deer Office

October 17th, 2019 - 7:00pm in Shorewood Office


2018 Meeting Minutes/Agendas

2017 Meeting Minutes/Agendas

2016 Meeting Minutes/Agendas