Carol Mitchell of Sallisaw has been appointed to the Sequoyah County Board of Health it was announced last week.
Her term will begin immediately and will expire June 30, 2015.
“As a member of the Sequoyah County Board of Health, Mitchell will be actively involved in working with the health department to identify the public health problems of our county, and lead community efforts to solve them,” Linda Hattaway, Sequoyah County Health Department administrator, said.
Carol Mitchell is a registered nurse.
The county’s health board is composed of five members. Other board members are Steve Carter, Christine Henshaw, John Lenington and Ben Poindexter.