Our vision is to be the trusted and recognized leader in public health emergencies, advocate for health equity, and provider of programs and services that uphold standards of public health practice.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to prevent and control communicable diseases, promote the health and wellness of Greene County residents, and protect the quality of our environment.

Scope of Service

Our employees accomplish our mission through integrated community efforts, assessment, health education, collaboration and assurance of quality services, disease prevention and control, and emergency preparedness. 


We put these values into practice with our individual and organizational behavior:

  • Service
  • Dependability
  • Dedication
  • Collaboration
  • Quality


  • Melissa Howell, MS, MBA, MPH, RN, REHS - Health Commissioner 
  • Noah Stuby, MBA - Deputy Health Commissioner