Board of Health


The Nantucket Health Department provides a range of environmental and community health services to monitor and improve the health status and quality of life of persons who live or work on Nantucket Island.

The Board of Health meets the third Thursday of each month at 4:00 pm at the PSF Community Room, 4 Fairgrounds Road, Nantucket, MA.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Most Recent Agenda (PDF) | View All Agendas and Minutes


Stephen J. Visco. Chair
Term Expires: 2020

Malcolm W. MacNab, MD, PhD, Vice Chair
Term Expires: 2022

James A. Cooper
Term Expires: 2021

Rita Higgins
Term Expires: 2020

Helene M. Weld, RN
Term Expires: 2020

Helpful Information

Ticks on Nantucket

How to help protect yourself, family, and pets from tick borne diseases.