Board of Health


The primary concern of the Board of Health is ensuring the safety, well being, and public health of the citizens of East Longmeadow.

The Board of Health is responsible for overseeing development of health policies and regulations, food inspections, waste disposal issues, tobacco control, issuance of licenses, and animal control. Additionally, the Board of Health plays an integral role in Emergency Planning.

  1. Members
  2. Meetings

The Board of Health consists of three members, serving staggered three-year terms - one member being appointed by the Town Manager each year.

NamePositionTerm End
Christine Johnston, MPHChair2026
Dr. Kathryn Jobbins, DO, MS, FACPVice Chair2024
Rebecca Torcia, RN, BSN