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OABH Needs You!

We welcome you and your local board to join the Ohio Association of Boards of Health, and we look forward to helping you serve your community.

OABH is also looking for leaders who would like to represent their districts by joining our OABH board. 

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Gain access to a network of board members and educational resources. Here’s how:

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Are you interested in being on the Board for OABH? 

We are looking for Board of Health members from each of our state regions in Ohio. 

The OABH Board of Directors is made up of:

  • President, President-Elect, Secretary, Treasurer, and Immediate Past President
  • Five Directors aligned with the Ohio Department of Health five state regions (Northwest, Northeast, Central, Southwest, and Southeast)
  • Five Directors serving at large

We meet via Zoom monthly on the last Thursday of the month at 6pm Calls last about one hour.  We also try to meet in person on a quarterly basis, meeting at the Der Dutchman Restaurant in Plain City at 11 am on a Saturday. If we meet in person, we usually do not have the monthly Zoom call. 

Please consider joining us! We need your enthusiasm and your commitment to local public health and Board Governance!

If interested, please send email to with the following information:

  • Name
  • Email
  • Contact phone
  • BOARD of Health/ County
  • Health Commissioner

You will not regret volunteering!

Membership Fee

NEW 2024 Fees

$150 per board or
$25 Associate fee

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Membership Fee cost - $150.00 or $25 for an Associate Membership