MCRHC No. 1 Staff

Health Officer David A. Henry, MPH 732-493-9520

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The Monmouth County Regional Health Commission (MCRHC) staff is made up of five Registered Environmental Health Specialists (REHS), a public health nurse, and administrative staff. The Health Officer recommends local public health policies, and plans, develops, coordinates and directs the work program of the Monmouth County Regional Health Commission. He serves as Chief Executive Officer of the MCRHC and directs the enforcement of public health within this jurisdiction.

Registered Environmental Health Specialist staff are responsible for the food sanitation program, investigation of environmental concerns, inspections of wells and septic systems, investigation of lead poisoning cases, inspections of pools, and immunization audits of school and daycare locations in the towns we serve.

We are also responsible for reportable communicable disease as well as vectorborne (ex. West Nile virus) disease reporting and investigation of outbreaks in the towns we serve. We work closely with area hospitals and other healthcare facilities on disease reporting issues.

Our public health nurse or VNA of Central Jersey nurses are responsible for provision of nursing services to our municipalities.

            Monmouth County Regional Health Commission No. 1 Staff 

David A. Henry, Health Officer 

Stephen Gallagher, Chief Financial Officer

                 Nursing/Disease Surveillance and Investigation: 
              Ammar Rizvi, Public Health Nurse Manager

Jessica Ferreira, Acting Epidemiologist/Communicable Disease Case Investigator

Registered Environmental Health Specialists: 
Lisa Muscillo, Principal REHS, Ocean Township  

Dominick Astino, Senior REHS, Allenhurst, Deal, Interlaken, Loch Arbour, Tinton Falls 

Michael Kowal, Senior REHS, Brielle, Sea Girt, Spring Lake, Spring Lake Heights 

Otilia Dos Santos, REHS, Little Silver, Shrewsbury, West Long Branch 

Gregory Hawriluk, REHS, Fair Haven, Monmouth Beach, Rumson, Sea Bright 

Heather Frketich, Office Coordinator, Commission Secretary, Website 

Nancy Ippolito, Bookkeeper, Human Resources, OPRA Custodian 

Peggy Huie, Administrative Assistant, Flu & Rabies Clinic Coordinator, Website