Tom Emerson

LCHD Administrator

Board Treasurer

Lafayette County Health Department (LCHD) Administrator Tom Emerson has worked for the Department since 1992. The first eight years he served as multi-county sanitarian for Lafayette and Johnson counties. In 1999, he came to LCHD full time as environmental public health specialist and handles communicable disease epidemiology duties. Emerson brings 20 years of public health experience, as well as a strong vision for inter-agency cooperation to achieve goals that improve all aspects of health in Lafayette County.