Board of Health

201-337-8111 X2018


To support an integrated systems-based public health capacity, to support the promotion of health and the prevention of disease and to build the necessary public health infrastructure and capacity needed to protect the health of the residents of Oakland.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Bergen County Department of Health Services Health Officer
Thomas J. Romans, Esq. Board Attorney
Karin Kennedy Dubowick, C.M.R. Secretary/Registrar of Vital Statistics (201) 337--8111 ext. 2018
Kristin Caperino, R.E.H.S. Health Inspector (201) 405-7714
Marjorie Vanacore, Principal R.E.H.S. Health Inspector

Members of the Board

Name Title
Stephen C. Tiffinger, B.S., M.S., H.O. President
Leonard Provenzale, B.S.
Jo-Ann Ashkenazi, M.A.
Yuval Ashkenazi, B.S., M.S.
Brian LaForgia, M.S., B.S. Vice-President
Michael D. Talucci, B.S., R.Ph.
Mary Ann West, R.N.