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Board of Health meetings

The Board of Health meetings are open to the public and there is an opportunity for public comment. The full Board of Health normally meets on the second Tuesday of the month. Occasionally meetings are scheduled on other dates. Call 425.339.5210 for current meeting dates.

Meeting date
Second Tuesday of the month
Meeting time
3 p.m.
Meeting location
First floor auditorium
3020 Rucker Ave., Everett, WA 98201.


The public is invited to attend. Parking and meeting rooms are accessible for persons with disabilities. Questions or additional information about the Board meeting may be obtained by contacting Lorie Ochmann, 425.339.5210; Relay: 711; Email

It is a custom for each Board meeting to include an assigned period for public comment from individuals present at the meeting. Generally, the public comment occurs near the beginning of the meeting and comments are limited to no more than three minutes per person. The Chair of the Board may, as circumstances require at each Board meeting, reduce the time allotted to individuals or reduce the overall time assigned for public comments.

To request reasonable accommodations, please contact us three business days prior to the meeting date.

Special Meeting Announcements

Unless otherwise stated, special meetings of the Board of Health and Subcommittee meetings are open to the public, but do not have a public comment period.
County Consolidation Ad-Hoc Committee:
Meeting date
Thursday, December 17
Meeting time
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Meeting location
Snohomish Health District Conference Room 309 A/B
3020 Rucker Ave., Everett, WA 98201

Board of Health members

A 15-member Board of Health, composed of local county and city elected officials, oversees the policy and budget of the Health District.

District 1 - North County

Arlington, Darrington, Granite Falls, Lake Stevens, Marysville, Stanwood
Councilmember Suzie Ashworth
Suzie Ashworth
City of Granite Falls
Councilmember Donna Wright
Donna Wright
City of Marysville
Councilmember Ken Klein
Ken Klein
Snohomish County Council
2015 Vice Chair

District 2 - Central County

Everett, Mukilteo
Councilmember Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan
Snohomish County Council
Councilmember Linda Grafer
Linda Grafer
City of Mukilteo
Councilmember Scott Murphy
Scott Murphy
City of Everett


District 3 - Southwest County

Edmonds, Lynnwood, Woodway
Councilmember Adrienne Fraley-Monillas
Adrienne Fraley-Monillas
City of Edmonds
Councilmember Sid Roberts
Sid Roberts
City of Lynnwood
Councilmember Sid Roberts
Stephanie Wright
Snohomish County Council

District 4 - South Central County

Bothell, Brier, Mill Creek, Mountlake Terrace
Councilmember Terry Ryan
Terry Ryan
Snohomish County Council
Councilmember John Joplin
John Joplin
City of Brier
Councilmember Seaun Richards
Seaun Richards
City of Mountlake Terrace


District 5 - East County

Gold Bar, Index, Monroe, Snohomish, Sultan
Councilmember Dave Somers
Dave Somers
Snohomish County Council
Mayor Karen Guzak
Karen Guzak
City of Snohomish

Councilmember Sam Low
Sam Low
City of Lake Stevens
2015 Chair

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Did you know
The Board of Health includes all five members of the Snohomish County Council, along with city council members or mayors selected to serve by agreement of cities in each region. We have one of the largest health boards in the state.