Board of Health

The Wakefield Board of Health is the Town's health policy and decision-making board. It is composed of three members, elected for terms of three years each, so arranged that the term of one member expires each year.

The Board is responsible for the formulation and enforcement of regulations affecting the public health, disease prevention and control, health and environmental protection, and promotion of a healthy community.

Visit the Health Department.

Board Members

Name Title
Elaine M. Silva Secretary, April 2022
Alison Mehlman Chairperson, April 2020
Laurel Skinder Gourville Vice-Chairperson, April 2021