Jane Ann Nichols, Administrator with the Ottawa County Health Department and Robert Reavis, Associate District Judge announces the re-appointment of Robert E. Reed to the Ottawa County Board of Health.

His new term will begin July 1, 2010 and will expire June 30, 2014.

“As a member of the Ottawa County Board of Health, Mr. Reed will be actively involved in working with the health department to identify the public health problems of our county and help lead community efforts to solve them,” said Jane Ann Nichols, Administrator.

Mr. Reed retired as Superintendent from the Commerce High School in 1988. Also in his career he was Superintendent at the Northeast Area Vo-Tech for 12 years. He has served as a board member since July 1, 1986.

The Ottawa County Board of Health is composed of five members. Other board members are Ann Gilbert, Chairperson, Tony Shepard, member, Gary Wyrick, member and the late Pauline Wilson.