Board of Health


2022 Schedule

  • Wednesday, Feb. 2, 10 a.m. Regularly Scheduled Meeting (Zoom) - Livestreamed via the Office of Public Health's Facebook page
  • Wednesday, May 4, 10 a.m. Regularly Scheduled Meeting 
  • Wednesday, Sept. 7, 10 a.m. Regularly Scheduled Meeting 
  • Wednesday, Nov. 2, 10 a.m. Regularly Scheduled Meeting 

Public Comment

Public comment on matters on the agenda will be accepted by mail and email. 

By Email:
By Mail: Board of Health, Montgomery County Human Services Center, Board Room, 1st Floor, 1430 DeKalb Street, Norristown, Pennsylvania 19404-0311

Meeting Location (Unless otherwise noted above)

Montgomery County Human Services Center
Board Room, 1st Floor
1430 DeKalb Street
Norristown, Pennsylvania 19404-0311

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.
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Member Name Appointed to the Board of Health Current Term Expires
Michael B. Laign, Chair 6/20/2013, 12/1/2016, 1/1/2021
Francis Jeyaraj, MD 1/3/2013, 1/15/2015, 12/13/2018 12/31/2022
Steven Katz 1/3/2013, 1/15/2015, 12/13/2018 12/31/2022
Barbara Wadsworth, DNP 8/7/2014, 12/1/2016, 1/1/2021
Martin D. Trichtinger, MD 1/15/2015, 12/13/2018 12/31/2022


The Montgomery County Board of Health is a five-member board required to meet at least once every three months. According to Act 315 (Chapter 4, 16 § 12007 - Local Health Administration) and a Montgomery County Resolution dated January 25, 1990, the Board of County Commissioners shall appoint five resident citizens, two of whom shall be physicians licensed to practice in Pennsylvania.

Four-year terms, except in initial appointment, two members shall be appointed for a term of two years, "measured from the second Monday in January next following his/her appointment."