Health Department 

321 E. 4th Street
Joplin, MO 64801

(417) 623-6122 or (417) 623-6123

(417) 624-6453



Admin 

Joplin, MO 64801


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Pekarek, Dan Director (417) 623-6122 Ext 282
White, Mary Senior Clerk - Administration (417) 623-6122 Ext 280
Davis, Rosita Senior Clerk (417) 623-6122 Ext 281

Animal Control 

Joplin, MO 64801


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
White, Martin Animal Control Officer 417-623-6122 Ext 789
Phillips, Casey Animal Control Officer 417-623-6122 Ext 789
Woirhaye, Brent Animal Control Officer 417-623-6122 Ext 789

Environmental 

Joplin, MO 64801


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Talken, Ryan Environmental & Epi Coordinator/Assistant Director 417-623-6122 Ext 285
Morang, Suzan Environmental Health Specialist 417-623-6122 Ext 286
Pace, Jarrod Environmental Health Specialist 417-623-6122 Ext 287
Blankenship, Devin Environmental Health Specialist 417-623-6122 Ext 288

Epidemiology/Emergency 

Joplin, MO 64801


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Pollard, Jillian Community Health Planner/Educator 417-623-6122 Ext 729
McKeough, Lawrence Emergency Response Planner 417-623-6122 Ext 728

Medical 

Joplin, MO 64801


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Burnham, Cynthia Medical Services Coordinator 417-623-6122 Ext 254
Clark, Jan Community Health Nurse 417-623-6122 Ext 258
Holt, Maggie Community Health Nurse 417-623-6122 Ext 289
MacCaulay, Kimberly Clerk 417-623-6122 Ext 266
Massey, Wilma Licensed Practical Nurse 417-623-6122 Ext 256
Stewart, Cindy Senior Clerk 417-623-6122 Ext 257

WIC 

Joplin, MO 64801


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Doty, Joyce Coordinator - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 742
Runge, Marilyn Senior Clerk - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 747
Bare, Delicia Peer Counselor - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 551
Bloom, Rhonda Nutrition Coordinator - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 745
Osborne, Alicia Nutritionist (PT) - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 762
Busch, Linda Breastfeeding Coordinator - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 764
Campbell, Kayla Certifier - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 743
Christensen, Ashley Peer Counselor - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 763
Dunn, Jennifer Peer Counselor - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 551
Jobes, Angela Lead Peer Counselor - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 549
Reeves, Amanda Peer Counselor - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 551
Keels, Mary Nutritionist - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 748
Martin, Julie Clerk - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 749
Morgan, Beverly Certifier - WIC 417-623-1928 Ext 746
Dominguez, Jo Interpreter - WIC 417-623-1928
Greene, Claudia Interpreter - WIC 417-623-1928