Peninsula Health District COVID-19 Call Center: 757-594-7069 Monday-Friday
The Peninsula Health Department is currently open for limited essential services. Please call ahead.
We apologize for the inconvenience.
Health District Leadership
|Steve Julian, MD, Acting Director|
|Nicole Taylor-Baptist, MHA, MSN, RN, Nurse Manager Senior||Gary Hagy, MSEH, Environmental Health Manager|
|Martin Wheeler, Business Manager||Kevin Pearce, MPA, Emergency Coordinator|
|Cynthia Rieken, MPH, Epidemiologist||Irene Ferrainolo, MPH, Population Health Manager|
|Nancy Lemis, RN, Epidemiologist||Laura Mulryan, RDN, WIC Program Coordinator|
Our Mission: Our mission is to protect the health and promote the well-being of all people on the Virginia Peninsula.
Our Vision: The Virginia Department of Health focuses on healthy people in healthy communities with of vision to “become the healthiest state in the nation.” The Hampton/Peninsula Health District adopted as their own to “become the healthiest cities and counties in the state.”
Our Values: Our work is guided by these core values: service; equity; and data informed decision-making.
Service: We value our role as crucial service providers to the people on the Virginia Peninsula and take pride in the quality of the service delivered.
Equity: We value the right of every citizen to receive equitable services from us free of discrimination.
Data Informed Decision-Making: We value the use to accurate and unbiased data to guide us in defining needs, setting and prioritizing goals, planning programs and services, and monitoring progress.