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 Assistant Health Director
Mark Waksmonski Community Nurse
Danielle Williams Administrative Assistant

Board Members

Name Title
Mary Seymour 2020, Chair
Sarah Thompson 2021, Vice Chair
Anita Raj 2021, Member
Beatrice Brunkhorst 2022, Member
Ann Kiessling 2020, Member
Amy F. Lloyd Planning Board Liaison
Margot R. Fleischman Selectmen Liaison