Health Board

Roles and Responsibilities:
The Chautauqua County Board of Health promulgates, adopts, and publishes rules, regulations, orders and directives for the security of life and health in Chautauqua County.
  • 6 p.m.
  • Meets four times a year on the third Thursday of the month
  • Fourth Floor Conference Room, Hall R. Clothier Building, 7 North Erie St. in Mayville.


The board is made up of 9 members that are appointed by the County Executive and subject to the approval of the County Legislature. Members serve a six-year term and current members include: 

  • Thomas Erlandson, President                             
  • Roland Hewes                                   
  • Dr, John Tallett
  • Mark Tarbrake                                     
  • Dr. Lillian Vitanza Ney           
  • Natasha Souter                                  
  • Dr. Tariq Kahn                              
  •  Elisabeth Rankin
  • Vacant