Niemann Named New County Health Officer

New County Health Officer Drenda Niemann

The Lewis and Clark City-County Board of Health has hired Drenda Niemann to serve as the next county health officer and director of Lewis and Clark Public Health. She replaces Melanie Reynolds, who retired in June after 12 years in the position. Niemann previously was administrator of the health department's Community Health Promotion Division, which includes family and child health, chronic disease programs, and Medicaid waiver programs. Learn more about the new health officer.