Sequoyah County Board of Health
Since 1964, Oklahoma Statutes require a county Board of Health consisting of five members all of whom must reside in the county they serve.
The State Commissioner of Health appoints one member who must hold a school administrator certificate issued by the State Board of Education; the board of county commissioners appoints two members; one member who is a MD or DO, or if an MD or DO is unavailable to serve, a dentist, optometrist, or a registered nurse; the other member who may be a member of the board of commissioners.
Sequoyah County Board of Health Members
Member Appointed Term Expires Appointed By
Steve Carter 02/02/2005 Indefinite Board of Commissioners
Christine Henshaw 07/01/1991 06/30/2021 Commissioner of Health
Rick Agent 11/01/2016 07/01/2020 Commissioner of Health
Carol Mitchell 06/30/2011 06/30/2020 Board of Commissioners
Ben Poindexter 07/01/2010 06/30/2022 Associate District Judge