City Board of Health

The Fayetteville Board of Health was established by Resolution 02-03 pursuant to the provisions of A.C.A. 14-262-102.  The Board was created to secure the City and its inhabitants from the evils of contagious, malignant, and infectious diseases.  The Board shall have jurisdiction for one (1) mile beyond the city limits, and for quarantine purposes, in cases of epidemic, five (5) miles.  The City Health Officer’s duties shall not include treating patients, prescribing medications or doing anything not statutorily required pursuant to A.C.A. 14-262-103.


David Dayringer, 575-8365


The Board shall serve during the term of the Mayor who appoints them.


The Board shall be composed five members as follows: 

Mayor, member ex officio

Two members must be Physicians 

Three members shall be Community Citizens-at-large


Appointments must be made by the Mayor and approved by the City Council to serve during the term of the appointing Mayor. The Mayor of the City may appoint no fewer than five persons, two of whom shall be graduates of reputable medical colleges and of good professional standing.  The Mayor of the city shall be an ex officio member of the board.

Public Notification

A weekly meetings list is prepared by the City Clerk office which is distributed to the press and posted on the City’s web site:

Meeting Times

The Board meets quarterly the second Wednesday of each month at 3:30 p.m. in Room 326 at the City Administration Building.

City of Fayetteville Appointees

Position Name Address Phone Terms
Ex-Officio Mayor Lioneld Jordan 113 W. Mountain, Fayetteville, AR 72701 (479) 575-8330 01/01/2009 thru Indefinitely
Don Moore 3191 Katherine Ave., Fayetteville, AR 72701 (479) 263-0200 04/01/2004 thru 12/31/2016
Physician Dr. David Crittenden 1408 Elmwood Dr., Fayetteville, AR 72703 (479) 841-1808 04/01/2004 thru 12/31/2016
Rick Johnson 1765 Susan Dr., Fayetteville, AR 72703 (479) 409-6419 04/01/2004 thru 12/31/2016
Robert Patton 59 East Prospect Street, Fayetteville, AR 72701 (479) 445-8779 04/01/2015 thru 12/31/2016
Shana Kasparek 493 East Malinda Drive, Fayetteville, AR 72703 (479) 442-2054 01/01/2014 thru 12/31/2016