District Board of Health

District Board of Health

The 21-member Northern Kentucky District Board sets policy for the entire health district, including approval of program plans, pay raises and Health Department-wide budgets. Its members are appointed by the four county Judge Executives.

The District Board of Health typically meets four times per year. Meeting schedule, agendas and minutes

Fiscal year 2018 – 2019 Members


Jack Lenihan, DMD, Chair
Charles Kenner, DMD, Vice-Chair
Tony Kramer, RN, Immediate Past Chair
Lynne M. Saddler, MD, MPH, District Director of Health, Secretary

Boone County representatives and designees

Jason Burcham, DVM
Jeff Earlywine (Designee for Judge Executive Gary Moore)
Timothy Franxman, MD
Richard Gaston, MD
Charles Kenner, DMD
Julie Metzger Aubuchon, OD (Designee for Mayor Diane Whalen)

Campbell County representatives and designees

Lawrence Brennan, MD
Tony Kramer, RN (Designee for Mayor Jerry Peluso)
Mayor Eric Haas
Marie Schenkel (Designee for Judge Executive Steve Pendery)

Grant County representatives and designees

Tiffany Horn, RN (Designee for Judge Executive Chuck Dills)
Jack Lenihan, DMD
Wm. Ford Threlkeld, II, MD

Kenton County representatives and designees

Linda Ault, PhD (Designee for Mayor Joseph Meyer)
Eva Ballard
Jessica Fette, Mayor of Erlanger (Designee for Mayor Tyson Hermes)
Kris Knochelmann, Judge Executive
Chris Reinersman, Mayor of Independence
Lynn Shewmaker, OD
Shelly Voet, MD