Board of Health


The primary concern of the Board of Health is ensuring the safety, well being, and public health of the citizens of East Longmeadow.

The Board of Health is responsible for overseeing development of health policies and regulations, food inspections, waste disposal issues, tobacco control, issuance of licenses, and animal control. Additionally, the Board of Health plays an integral role in Emergency Planning.


Christine Johnston, MPH - Chair                             2023

Rebecca Torcia, RN, BSN - Clerk                             2025

Dr. Kathryn Jobbins, DO, MS, FACP - Vice Chair   2024

For meeting times or additional information contact the Health Department at (413) 525-5400, ext. 1105.