Chester County Board of Health

The Chester County Board of Health is comprised of a minimum of five resident citizens, including two licensed physicians. Board of Health members are appointed by the Chester County Board of Commissioners and serve a term of four years.

The purpose of the Board is to provide scientific, technical and administrative input in support of the Chester County Health Department’s mission to ensure programs, services and staff leverage personal and environmental health best practices.

The Chester County Board of Health meets at 4:00 p.m. at the Government Services Center, Suite 295 conference room, the fourth Tuesday of every other month beginning in January unless otherwise scheduled. The public is invited to attend. If you wish to attend and require special accommodations, please call 610-344-6225.

Anyone wishing to make a presentation at a Board of Health meeting should contact the Secretary of the Board at 610-344-6225 and communicate the topic of interest.

Board of Health Members
 Member Term
Robert Zei, Ph.D., Chair Term through June 30, 2021
Michele L. Tucker, MSN, RN, Vice Chair Term through December 31, 2023
Wendy J. Wallace, DO
Term through December 31, 2023
Laura J. Petersen, MPH Term through June 30, 2022
Deanne Butcher, BSN, FNP Term through December 31, 2023
Raffi V. Terzian, MD, MPH, FACEP Term through December 31, 2024
Jeanne E. Franklin, MPH, County Health Director, Secretary
All communications to the Board of Health can be submitted to [email protected].