Health Department Administration (906) 475-9977

The Marquette County Health Department is a branch of county government ultimately responsible to the six-member County Board of Commissioners. The Board of Commissioners appoints the seven member Board of Health which is responsible for establishing policies, setting department priorities, overseeing activities, approving monthly expenditures, and insuring that the public health needs of the community are adequately addressed.

2019 Board of Health Members:

Marie Aho, PhD

Leonard Bodenus, Jr

Robert Kulisheck, PhD 

Bill Nordeen, JD - Marquette County Commissioner

Karlyn Rapport

Arthur Saari, MD

Dennis Smith

Harvey accepting plaque February 2019
Harvey Wallace, PhD, (pictured on right) accepts a plaque from the Marquette County Board of Health's Chairperson, Robert Kulisheck, PhD, (pictured on left) in recognition of 30 years of service to the Board of Health.  Dr. Wallace "retired" from the Board of Health at the end of his term in 2018.  His contributions are greatly appreciated! 


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