Board of Health


  • Quarterly on the 1st Monday of the month beginning in January

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


Member Address Phone Term Expires
Dr. Michelle Dikkers, Chairperson
111 Sunset Lane
Guttenberg, IA
563-252-1573 (home)
563-252-2141 (office)
December 31, 2022
Vicki Carolan, Secretary in Health Department Absence
208 SE High Street
Elkader, IA
563-245-1830 (home)
563-245-1472 (office)
December 31, 2021
Gary Bowden
30674 Eagle Drive 
McGregor, IA
563-873-2308 (home)
December 31, 2021
Sherri Stoffel
23651 Hickory Avenue
Elkader, IA
563-245-2215 (home)
December 31, 2020
Forrest Whitford
29935 Acre Road
Volga, IA
563-767-3434 (home)
December 31, 2020


The Board of Health oversees the Public Health Nurses and Sanitarian Offices. It is responsible for the general well-being of the public. The terms of the members are for three years.