Board of Health


The local Board of Health shall have jurisdiction over public health matters within its designated geographic area according to Iowa Code chapter 137. The local Board of Health shall promote and protect the health of the citizens, and carry out the powers of local boards as specified in Iowa Code sections 137.104, and all other applicable Iowa Code chapters.

Board Members
Term Expiration
Dr. John Paschen, MD, Chair
Mark Speck, Vice Chair12/31/21
Dr. John Kluge, DVM
Lisa Heddens (Ex-officio Member)12/31/20
Louisa Tabatabai
Molly Lee12/31/22

Use the link below to apply for a Board of Health seat. APPLICATION FOR APPOINTMENT (PDF)

Meeting Schedule
Call to Order: 2:00 PM
Story County Administration Building; 2nd Floor Public Meeting Room
900 6th Street
Nevada, Iowa 

  • February 4, 2020
  • April 7, 2020
  • June 2, 2020
  • August 4, 2020
  • October 6, 2020
  • December 1, 2020

Agenda Request Submittal Deadline: 3:00 PM Wednesday prior to meeting date

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.

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Minutes are also available following approval.

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Meeting audio as available:

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