This agency, under the direction of the Albany Area Community Service Board, determines the county's health needs and develops programs to meet those needs. This agency administers numerous programs in areas such as physical health and disease control, environmental health, mental health, and substance abuse.

The Board of Commissioners provides this agency with a facility and funds for operating expenses. View the Board of Health & Mental Health's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget.

Meetings are held on a quarterly basis on the first Tuesday of March, June, September, & December at 12:00 noon at the Lee County Health Dept, 112 Park Street in Leesburg.

View the quarterly meeting Agendas and Minutues.

Health & Mental Health Board

Name Term Expires Appointing Authority
Rick Muggridge Virtue of County Commission Virtue of County Commission
Jim Quinn, Mayor Virtue of City Virtue of City
Dr. Jason Miller Virtue of Board of Education Virtue of Board of Education
Ellen Phelps 12/31/22 County
Dr. Robert Clay 12/31/22 County
Patricia Tharp 12/31/16 Leesburg
John E. Vance, M.D. 12/31/23 County

Contact Information
Sharon Woods
Administrative Coordinator

Dana Hager
County Nurse Manager

Phone: (229) 759-3014
Fax: (229) 759-3017

112 Parks Street
Leesburg, Georgia 31763

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Albany Area Community Service Board Web Site
Albany Area Community Service By-Laws