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The Coastal Health District of Georgia serves the counties of Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long & McIntosh

Effingham Co. Board of Health Members and Public Health Managers

Public Health Managers
Nurse Manager: Cynthia Grovenstein
Environmental Health Manager: Darrell O’Neal
Board of Health Members
The 7 member Board of Health consists of the following representatives:

·Chief Executive Officer of the County Commission or some member designated by said officer.
·County Superintendent of Schools
·A physician appointed by the County Commission (actively practicing in county).
·A consumer advocate appointed by the County Commission
·Consumer or licensed nurse interested in promoting Public Health appointed by the Governing Authority of the largest municipality.
·Advocate for the County’s needy, underprivileged, or elderly community, appointed by the County Commission.
·Chief Executive Office of the governing authority of the largest municipality of the county or some member designated by said officer.

The County Commission Chair, County Superintendent of Schools, and the Mayor serve on the Board of Health while in office. All other Board of Health Members serve 6-year terms and may be reelected.

Wendell Kessler
Effingham County Commission

Randy Shearhouse, Ed.D., Superintendent
Effingham County Board of Education

Ken Lee
Mayor, city of Rincon

Gussie Nease
Advocate for the County’s needy, underprivileged, or elderly community

Jeff Utley
Consumer advocate

Jack Heneisen, M.D.
Area physician

Barbara Scott
Consumer or licensed nurse interested in promoting Public Health appointed by the Governing Authority of the largest municipality.