The purpose of ND SACCHO is to improve coordination of local public health department efforts across the state, enhance consistent messaging and education, improve training and advocacy and share best practices.
ND SACCHO is governed by an Executive Committee with representatives from local public health units, the State Health Department and the North Dakota Association of Counties. There are many challenges that local public health units face today and the overall goal of the association is to provide a collegial environment with the tools and resources necessary to enhance the provision of quality public health programs.
Chair: Sherry Adams, Executive Officer, Southwestern District Health Unit
Vice Chair: Theresa Will, Administrator, City-County Health District
Past Chair: Robin Iszler, Administrator, Central Valley Health District
Member-at-Large: Lisa Hilbert, Administrator, Foster County Health
Member-at-Large: Barb Frydenlund, Administrator, Rolette County Public Health District
Secretary/Treasurer: Mary Korsmo, Executive Director, ND State Association of City & County Health Officials (ND SACCHO)
Dept of Health Designee: Kelly Nagel, Director, Office of Public Health Systems & Performance