Administrator and CEO of the Audrain County Health Department is being named to a state board.
Craig Brace is now on the Missouri Association of Local Public Health Agencies, representing Region F.
He takes over for retiring board member Greg Lara of the Gasconade County Health Department.
Brace will meet monthly with 16 other members of public health agencies from both rural and urban areas to address issues facing public health.
The Missouri Association of Public Health Agencies was formed in 1994 to support communication among local, state, and federal public health agencies.