Board of Health Members

Mr. Don Somers, President
Mr. Somers has served on the Board since 1996.  Holding a BS in Biology and Environmental Health Sciences from Bowling Green State University, Mr. Somers worked in the public health field for over 35 years.  He is currently President of Management Recruiters of Youngstown, an executive recruiting firm.

Mr. Len Perry, MPH, RS
Mr. Perry has worked in the environmental health and safety profession for over 40 years.  He earned a BS in Biology from Youngstown State University and an MPH from A.T. Still University School of Health Management.  Mr. Perry is a Registered Sanitarian, a Registered Environmental Health Specialist and is Certified in Public Health.  Mr. Perry is a 33 year member of the MCDBOH.

Mrs. Bev Fisher, CFE
Since 2002, Mrs. Fisher has served as the licensing council member of the MCDBOH as the campground representative.  Professionally, Mrs. Fisher joined the Canfield Fair Administration in 1990 and was named the first ever Canfield Fair Manager in 1995.  Her many awards include Ohio Fair Manager and District Director of the year. 

Nancy W. Mosca, PhD, RN
Dr. Mosca is currently the Nursing Director for the Center of Nursing Professional Practice at Akron Children's Hospital.  Prior to joining Akron Children's Hospital, Dr. Mosca was a professor of Nursing at Youngstown State University for thirty years.  She holds ANCC Certification as a Public Health Clinical Nurse Specialist.  Dr. Mosca first served on the Board of Health from 1986 – 1990 and returned in 2017 to start her next term. 

Dr. Michael Miladore 
Dr. Miladore joined the Board of Health in March of 2017 after years of professional service to area residents as an orthopaedic surgeon.  Dr. Miladore received his BS from Youngstown State University and MD from the Northeast Ohio Medical University.  He remains active in his professional service to each university; as both an Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery and an Anatomy Lab Instructor at Northeast Ohio Medical University as well as serving on Youngstown State University President's Council and the Penguin Club Board of Directors.

Dr. James Kravec, Medical Director
In February 2016, James F. Kravec, M.D., F.A.C.P. became the Medical Director of the Mahoning County District Board of Health.  Dr. Kravec also serves as the executive vice-president and regional chief clinical officer of Mercy Health Youngstown.  Dr. Kravec graduated from Youngstown State University, earned his medical degree from Northeast Ohio Medical University and completed his residency in internal medicine at Summa Health Akron City Hospital.  Dr. Kravec is board certified in both internal and hospice and pallative medicine.  He actively practices internal medicine in the Ambulatory Care Center and is a faculty member of the internal medicine residency at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital.