Board of Health

2024 Board of Health

Bill Ankney       

Ted Holthaus, MBA, PAS      

Shelby PenceRN

Aaron Sargeant, DVM, PhD, President

Matthew Vasko, MD, Vice President


Paul W. Weber, MD, Medical Director

Erica Lentz, MSN, RN, Health Commissioner

Board of Health meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. The meetings will be held at the Sidney-Shelby County Health Department (202 W. Poplar st.). Board meetings are sometimes rescheduled or canceled, please contact our office to verify meetings are on schedule. Thank you for your interest.


Board of Health Member Opening:

No openings at this time

Public Notice:



2024 Board of Health Meeting Dates:

January 17, 2024

February 21, 2024

March 20, 2024

April 1, 2024 (Special Board of Health Meeting)

April 17, 2024

May 15, 2024

June 26, 2024

July 17, 2024

August 21, 2024

September 18, 2024

October 16, 2024

November 20, 2024

December 18, 2024

March 13, 2024 District Advisory Council


Sidney-Shelby County Health Department

Public Health is an essential part of any community. The ultimate goal is to improve the health of the community through prevention, promotion and protection.