Board of Health

Meetings

  • Monthly 

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Board Members

  • Stephanie Souza BSN RN, Chairperson
    Term Expires: 2024
  • Victoria Kinniburgh RN, Vice Chairperson
    Term Expires: 2025
  • Scott Smith, Clerk
    Term Expires: 2025
  • Dr. Shawn Khan, MD, Member                                                                                                             Term Expires: 2026
  • Jay French, Member                                                                                                                              Term Expires: 2026
  • Brian Darling, Health Agent
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Mission Statement

The Mission of the Seekonk Board of Health is to foster a healthy community by working to protect the community from environmental hazards, to prevent the spread of disease, to assure safe water, a safe and healthy food supply, clean air, and acceptable housing. The Board of Health strives to promote and educate healthy behaviors and to develop and implement reasonable regulatory guidance to assure these goals.

Overview

  • Appointed By: Selectmen
  • Members: Five
  • Term: Three Years
  • Meeting Schedule: Monthly
  • Purpose: Concerned with all aspects of public health as they relate to daily living standards and is active with such issues as environmental standards, pollution control, land development, septic system standards, hazardous waste mitigation, and public health programs.