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Polk Norman Mahnomen Community Health Services


The Polk-Norman-Mahnomen Community Health Services (PNM CHS) comprised of Polk County Public Health (PCPH) and Norman-Mahnomen Public Health (NMPH) is a multi-county community health services entity responsible by Minnesota Statute 145A for protecting and promoting the health of Polk, Norman and Mahnomen County residents. The two public health departments are assigned the general authority and responsibility for ongoing planning, development, implementation and evaluation of an integrated system of local community health service.

Sarah Reese, CHS Administrator

Meeting Dates 2022

  • January 21
  • April 22
  • May 27 (Special Meeting)
  • July 15
  • November 18

*Special meetings as requested


Mahnomen County Commissioner Darvin Schoenborn
Polk County Commissioner Joan Lee, Vice Chair
Norman County Commissioner Steve Bommersbach, Chair
Polk County Commissioner Gary Willhite
Mahnomen County Commissioner Scott McCollum
Norman County Community Member Erin Stoltman, Recording Secretary
Polk County Community Member Mary Holz-Clause

Sarah Kjono, Norman-Mahnomen Public Health (NMPH) Director
Sarah Reese, Community Health Services Administrator/ Polk County Public Health (PCPH) Director


Communities where all people have opportunities to achieve their optimal health and well-being.


Prevents. Promotes. Protects.

Related Links

Minnesota Department of Health