Bay County Health Dept.

Bay County Health Department
1200 Washington Ave.
Bay City, MI 48708
Phone: 989-895-4009
Fax: 989-895-4014
Website:www.baycounty-mi.gov/health
Hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm (M-F)

Other Locations

Pinconning Clinic
415 Arthur Street
Pinconning, MI 48650
Phone: 989-879-3081

Legislative District


Senate: 31
House: 96, 97
Congressional: 5
Population: 107, 771 (2010)
County(ies): Bay

Key Staff

Joel R. Strasz, MPA
Health Officer

Thomas J. Bender, MD, PhD, FACOEM
Medical Director

Melissa Maillette, MA
Emergency Preparedness Division Manager

Mark Pickell
Business Services Manager

Kathleen Janer, RN, BSN
Maternal/Child Services Div. Mgr.

Tracy Metcalfe, MPA, CHES
PIO/Health Educator/ Analyst

Joel Kwiatkowski, RS
Environmental Health Director/Manager

Mary Jo Braman, RN, BSN
Communicable Disease Nurse

James Barcia
Bay County Executive

Sue Gadille, RS
Food Program Coordinator

Tom Ryder
Chair, Human Services Committee

Tom Herek
Chair, Board of Commissioners