Our Health Board

CCHD Health Board (l-r): Sharon Buhr, James Buhr, M.D., Tom Overn, Mike Bishop and Cindy Schwehr.

City-County Health District’s health board governs policies, building improvements, and finances for the local public health unit. It is composed of ve individuals: Sharon Buhr, chair, representing Valley City Public Schools; Dr. James Buhr, medical officer; Tom Overn, vice chair, at-large representative; Cindy Schwehr, representing the Barnes County Commission; and Mike Bishop, representing the Valley City Commission. Theresa Will is the director of CCHD.


The health board generally meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 3:30 p.m. in the CCHD conference room. The meetings are open to the public.