The Dare County Health & Human Services Board is comprised of members selected by the Dare County Board of Commissioners. This board is responsible for policymaking and rulemaking in accordance with North Carolina General Statute Laws and meets at least quarterly throughout the year. The board meets every other month on the 3rd Tuesday of the month unless otherwise noted. All meetings of the board are subject to the provisions of North Carolina‚Äôs open meeting law. 

The department is governed by a Health & Human Services Board comprised of the following members:

Name Appointed Expires
Tim Shearin, Chairman
Community-at-Large
09.2013  09.2020
Kevin Phillips, Vice Chairman
Pharmacist
09.2014 09.2018
Nick Kiousis
Community-at-Large
09.2013 09.2018
Christian Lige, MD
Physician
09.2013 09.2017
James Woodson, DDS
Dentist
10.2015 09.2019
L'Tanya Murray
Community-at-Large
06.2015 09.2017
Janet Riddick, OD
Optometrist
09.2013 09.2019
Alexis Hodges
Nurse
09.2013 09.2020
David Ryan, PE
Engineer
09.2013 09.2017
Mark Grossman
Veterinarian
03.2016 09.2020
Vacant
Community-at-Large
   
Bob Woodard
Board of Commissioners
09.2013 09.2017
Wally Overman
Community-at-Large
04.2017 09.2020
Frank Hester
Community-at-Large
09.2013 09.2020
Kay White
Community-at-Large
09.2013 09.2017
Tanya Barkley-Graham
Social Worker
01.2014 09.2018

 

Authority is given by the North Carolina General Assembly to local governments to provide both public health and social services. Several chapters address laws and authority, specifically Chapters 7B35A108A130A131D153A.

 

 

Rabies Post-Exposure Management of Dogs & Cats 

09.20.2016- Rules Adopted

 

Electronic Nicotine Delivery System Products in Restaurants & Bars

06.16.2016- Rules Adopted

 

Operation of Seafood Markets

03.02.2012- Rules Amended 

 

 

Free Standing Food Establishment Rules

06.24.2014- Rules Established

 

Extra Restaurant Seating Approval

06.15.2002- Rules Adopted