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Board of Health Members

mark edgar, 1ST Vice Chair

Mr. Edgar is the Coordinator for the Wisconsin Center for Public Health Education and Training.

PATRICIA lASKY, 2nd Vice Chair

Patricia is a Professora Emerita at the University of Wisconsin - Madison School of Nursing.
City appointee


Alder Phair represents District 20 for the City of Madison. He teaches at Mount Horeb Middle School.
City appointee


Ms. Redmond is the Outreach and Communications Manager for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Ms. Redmond has over 20 years of experience improving population health through education and training, research dissemination, systems change, communications and policy.
County appointee

renae sieling

Renae is an adult educator and has worked in the field of health promotion for over 20 years.
County appointee

dr. jerry halverson

Dr. Halverson is a Psychiatrist and practices in Madison and Oconomowoc. He is the Medical Director of Adult Services at Rogers Memorial Hospital in Oconomowoc, a Clinical Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health in Madison, and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. He has been very involved in public health and general health initiatives through the Dane County Medical Society (where he was a past president), Wisconsin Psychiatric Association (where he is the current president) as well as the Wisconsin Medical Society (where he represents Madison and Dane County on the Board as well as being the current chair of legislation) and the Wisconsin Hospital Association, where he has worked on task forces to improve access to mental health.