Cabarrus County Public Health Authority Board of Commissioners

Meetings Time and Place

  • 5:30 p.m.
  • Members of the public may attend in person at:
    300 Mooresville Rd. Kannapolis, NC 28081
  • To comment on public business, like the annual budget, you can email PublicComment@CabarrusHealth.org or call (704) 920-1915 and leave a voicemail.  

Meeting Dates

Fiscal Year 2024

  • Tuesday, September 19, 2023
  • Tuesday October 17, 2023
  • Tuesday January 16, 2024
  • Tuesday March 19, 2024
  • Tuesday May 21, 2024
  • Tuesday June 18, 2024

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Local Rules

Tobacco Rule - Revised 1-13-2016 (PDF)
Cabarrus Health Alliance - Tobacco Free Campus Policy 1-25-2023 (PDF)

North Carolina Public Health Laws

Board Members

  • Lara Pons, MD, Chair - Atrium Health Cabarrus Family Medicine - Cabarrus County Practicing Physician in field of family medicine, internal medicine, or community health
  • Mark Spitzer - Public Member
  • Chip Buckwell, EdD - Public Member
  • Vacant - Professional in the field of infectious diseases
  • Asha Rodriguez, Atrium Health Cabarrus Facility Director
  • Steve Morris - Member/Designee: Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners
  • Cecilia Plez - Public Member
  • Daryle Adams - Kannapolis City Schools or Cabarrus County Schools Representative
  • Kimberly Dehler, DDS, MPH - Dentist (practicing in Cabarrus County)


Board Committees

Executive Committee

Meeting Dates - FY2024: 9/12/23, 10/10/23, 1/9/24, 3/12/24, *5/13/24, *6/10/24
Members: Lara Pons MD, Mark Spitzer, Daryle Adams, Erin Shoe, Rolanda Patrick-Forehand, Raquesha Balknight

Finance and Sustainability Committee

Meeting Dates - FY2024: 9/11/23, 10/9/23, 1/8/24, 3/11/24, *5/13/24, *6/10/24
Members: Mark Spitzer, Stephen Morris, Vacant, Erin Shoe, Rolanda Patrick-Forehand, Sue Yates

Data and Outcomes Committee

Meeting Dates - FY2024: 8/29/23, 10/3/23, 2/27/24, 4/23/24
Members: Lara Pons MD, Kimberly Dehler DDS,MPH, Asha Rodriguez, Erin Shoe, Asma Warrich

Equity and Policy Committee

Meeting Dates - FY2024: 7/26/23, 9/27/23, 1/24/24, 4/24/24
Members: Daryle Adams, Cecilia Plez, Chip Buckwell EdD, Erin Shoe, Steve Cathcart, Alicia Primus, Marcella Beam

Committee Meetings are held virtually or in-person in the Cabarrus Health Alliance Board Room.

*Combined meetings