Spencer Ballard, OCDPH Environmental Health Team Supervisor
Decade Award for Leadership in Innovation
Spencer received this award for his leadership and creativity in implementing the new Environmental Health Decade Software. Throughout the process he and the environmental health team worked on innovative solutions and new ways of using the system that will lead to quality improvements for our department.
Dale Zahn, CEO of the West Michigan Lakeshore Association of Realtors
Michigan Environmental Health Association’s Distinguished Service Award Non-Member
Dale has been designated by MEHA to receive a special award
in recognition of his contributions to environmental health and/or MEHA.
Jessica Voglewede, OCDPH Environmental Health Specialist
Michigan Environmental Health Association’s David H. McMullen Young Professional of the Year Award
Jessica has been designated by MEHA to receive this special award in recognition of her outstanding accomplishment(s) to the environmental health profession within the first five years of her employment.
Janine Chittenden, OCDPH Community Health Team Supervisor
2015 Nurse Administration Forum Leadership Award
Janine (on the left) has been an active member of the Nurse Administrators Forum for many years, and has provided leadership on a number of Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and Michigan Association of Local Public Health committees that have led to improvements in public health practice at the state and local level.