Board of Health




About the Lexington-Fayette County Board of Health

Lexington-Fayette County Board of Health

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department’s Board of Health determines the long-range planning and sets goals for the future direction of the health department. The board ensures that policies and goals are carried out by LFCHD staff. The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is overseen by the Commissioner of Health, who reports to the Board of Health. 

Current Members (July 1, 2023-June 30, 2024)

Kacy Allen-Bryant, RN, MSN, MPH (Mayor’s Designee)
Lee Dossett, MD
Hartley C. Feld, PhD, MSN, RN, PHCNS-BC
Michael Friesen
Maria de Lourdes Gomez, DrPH, MPH
Linda Gorton, Mayor
Gregory Hood, MD, MACP, FRCP
Majd Jabbour
Rodney Jackson, DMD (Chair)
Christine Ko, MD
Leah Mason, JD (Vice-Chair)
Jennifer Reynolds, Councilmember
Elizabeth N. Riley, PhD

Phyllis Cooper, BS, ACC, MSAcc, CPA

Open Records Request

Please use the form found here: Request to Inspect Public Records.

Board of Health Monthly Meetings


  • The Board of Health meets at 5:45 p.m. on the second Monday of each month.
  • The Board of Health Finance Committee meets at 4:45 p.m. on the second Monday of each month.
  • Board of Health Minutes

Select a link below to view the approved minutes for 2024 Board of Health meetings. Previous Board of Health meeting minutes can be found here: Archived Board of Health Meeting Minutes