If it is after hours and you are calling to report a public health emergency such as a disease outbreak or a bioterrorism attack, call: 1 (800) 295-8253.

Executive Office

Lake Cumberland District Health Department
500 Bourne Avenue, Somerset, KY 42501
(606) 678-4761; Toll Free: (800) 928-4416

The administrative offices are here to serve your needs.  Please contact us with questions, comments, or suggestions. To locate our clinics click here: Health Department Contact Information.

Shawn D. Crabtree, MSSW, MPA
Executive Director
Shawn D. Crabtree: Swine Flu Fighting


Executive Staff/Department Heads

Tracy Aaron Melinda Copenhaver
Tracy Aaron, CHES
Director of Health Education
Melinda Copenhaver, CCS-P
Administrative Support Coordinator

Sylvia Ferrell Pam Godby
Sylvia Ferrell, RN
HANDS Director
Pam Godby, BS, MA
Human Resource Manager

Leah Jasper Jamie Lee
Leah Jasper, BBA
Director of Administrative Services
Jamie Lee, RN, CDE
Diabetes Program Coordinator


Stuart Spillman: Sabotage Beth Thomas
Stuart Spillman, RS, REHS
Environmental Director
Beth Thomas, RN, BSN, AE-C
School Program Administrator

  Amy Tomlinson Amy Tomlinson
Amy Tomlinson, MPH
Public Health Preparedness Manager
Janae Tucker, RN, CCS-P
QI Director

  Christine Weyman Laura Woodrum
Christine Weyman, MD, PhD, FAAP
Medical Director
Laura Woodrum, RN, BSN
Clinics Administrator