Bedford Board of Health

VISION: Helping neighbors lead healthy lives in Bedford.

MISSION: We are dedicated to serve all Bedford residents, particularly the under served, and to promote healthy people, healthy families, and a healthy environment through compassionate care, education, and prevention. The Board will create needed regulations, set policy, hold hearings, and consider variances. Your health is our concern.

VALUES: Maintaining a balance between short-term benefit(s) to human life vs. long-term risk. Decision making priority is given to town/community needs vs. individual needs.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Heidi Porter Director
Katharine Dagle Health Agent
Joyce Cheng Community Nurse
Danielle Williams Administrative Assistant

Board Members

Name Title
Beatrice Brunkhorst 2019, Co-Chair
Anita Raj 2018, Co-Chair
Sarah Thompson 2018, Member
Mary Seymour 2020, Member
Ann Kiessling 2020, Member
Amy F. Lloyd Planning Board Liaison
Margot R. Fleischman Selectmen Liaison