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517 Court Street, Room 105, Neillsville, WI 54456  |  Phone: (715) 743-5105  |  Fax: (715) 743-5115
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

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Director  

Brittany Mews

brittany.mews@co.clark.wi.us

Brittany graduated from UW-Eau Claire with her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing in May of 2009. She started working as a Public Health Nurse with the Clark County Health Department in 2009, became the Lead Public Health Nurse, and was promoted to the Director/Health Officer in 2019. 

 

Public health is her passion.  She is proud of all the Health Department staff members and partners for the collective work and positive impact they are making in Clark County. As a lifelong resident of Clark County, she is truly honored to be given the opportunity to lead the Health Department and serve the residents of Clark County.

 

Brittany resides in Clark County with her husband and her 3 little boys. Some of her hobbies include spending time family and friends, running, biking, going to beaches and lakes in the summer, snowmobiling, gardening, and enjoying the outdoors.

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Lead Public Health Nurse  

Kelsey Wussow

kelsey.wussow@co.clark.wi.us

 

Kelsey obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree from UW-Eau Claire in May 2015, and was hired as a Public Health Nurse for the Clark County Health Department in July 2015. Kelsey took on a new role as the Lead Public Health Nurse in February 2020. Although Kelsey plays a part in several programs, the two main programs that she leads is the Reproductive Health and Immunization programs. Kelsey finds a lot of satisfaction in being a Nurse, but her favorite role is being a Mom to her three, beautiful daughters. When Kelsey is not working, she likes to spend time with her family. December is her favorite month, as preparing for Christmas Day is something she looks forward to every year! Kelsey is excited to continue serving the members of Clark County for many years to come.

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Public Health Nurse  

Corrine Spencer

corrine.spencer@co.clark.wi.us

Corrine graduated from UW-Eau Claire with her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing in May of 2016. After graduation, she worked as a Pediatric Registered Nurse at Marshfield Children’s Hospital for almost 4 years, before transitioning to the Clark County Health Department in March of 2020. She lives at home with her husband, their son, and their two Labrador fur babies. They love spending time “up at the lake” with family and friends, where everyone enjoys fishing and sitting around the campfire. She has loved being able to expand her nursing career, at the Clark County Health Department as a Public Health Nurse, in the way of continuing to help the community. She has always had a special place in her heart for children and their families, and enjoys being able to continue to take care of that population in Clark County.

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Public Health Nurse  

Katie Cook

kathleen.cook@co.clark.wi.us

Katie graduated from UW Eau Claire with her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing in December of 2015. Following graduation, she worked at Marshfield Clinic in the hospital Operating Room, specializing in orthopedic surgery. She started at the Clark County Health Department in September 2019. Katie is involved in many programs including the Prenatal and Postnatal education program, Childhood Lead prevention, Car Seats for Kids, Safe Kids Wood and Clark County, and several other injury prevention programs. Katie loves the education aspect of nursing, and enjoys being on the prevention end of nursing after having worked in the OR. She lives at home with her husband and daughter, and plans to remain in the area for many years. She likes to spend her free time with her family and friends, and loves being outside kayaking, gardening, or going for walks.

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Jail Nurse

Lynn Klovas

lynn.klovas@co.clark.wi.us

Lynn has been working in the Clark County Health Department since August 1988.She received her Associate Degree in Nursing from Rochester Community College in June 1981.  Prior to working in the Health Department she gained experience working in a hospital setting in the Emergency Room Department and Critical Care Unit.  Lynn worked in the Home Care Program for 10 years providing skilled nursing care to the home-bound in Clark County.   In 1998 Lynn started working in the Jail Health Program and continues to provide nursing care in the jail.  In addition to working in the jail Lynn works during flu season doing Senior Flu Clinics and Mass School Flu Clinics. In her spare time Lynn enjoys the outdoors and spending time with her family and friends.

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Environmental Health Specialist II/Sanitarian 

Dillon Brost

dillon.brost@co.clark.wi.us

Dillon has been working for the Clark County Health Department since July of 2019. He graduated from UW-Stout in 2019 with a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science and a concentration in Environmental Health. Dillon’s roles at the Health Department includes; well water sampling for the DNR Transient Non-Community program, beach testing, lead investigations, animal bite follow up, environmental concern follow-up, and inspections of restaurants, retail, and recreation facilities. In his free time Dillon likes to go fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, and he also enjoys hiking. He looks forward to serving Clark County and seeing where his new career will take him.

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Environmental Health Specialist  

Brittnay Fortuna

brittnay.fortuna@co.clark.wi.us

Brittnay obtained her Master of Public Heath Degree from the University of Arizona in May of 2021 and her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Healthcare Management from Lakeland University in December of 2016. Brittnay started with Clark County Health Department in November 2021 as an Environmental Health Specialist. In her role, she will be completing well water sampling for the DNR Transient Non-Community program, beach testing, lead investigations, animal bite follow-up, environmental concern follow-up, and inspections of restaurants, retail and recreation facilities. Brittnay grew up in Greenwood and now resides in Willard with her significant other, Eddie, and their son. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, shopping, reading and participating in outdoor activities, especially during the summer months. 

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Health Educator/P.H. Specialist/Public Information Officer 

Rebecca Greisen

rebecca.greisen@co.clark.wi.us

Rebecca has been working at the Health Department since April, 2015.  She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Health Promotion/Wellness from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point in 2012.  She is also a certified Community Health Educator Specialist. 

Some of the projects/programs Rebecca oversees include: Clark County’s Community Health Assessment (CHA); Clark County’s Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP); the county-wide Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS); tobacco compliance checks; emergency planning & preparedness; Question, Persuade, Refer suicide-prevention training; and worksite breastfeeding policy.  She is currently the co-chair for Clark County’s Mental/Behavioral Health Task Force and serves as a member on the Eat Right, Be Fit Committee as well as the employee-sponsored Wellness Committee.

 

Rebecca resides in Greenwood with her husband, Aaron.  In her spare time, she enjoys playing trivia with her family and traveling.  Her main bucket list item is to visit all of the 61 National Parks.  Fun fact: Rebecca has hiked to the top of Mount Kosciuszko, Australia’s highest peak!

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Finance Associate

Alyssa Suda

alyssa.suda@co.clark.wi.us

Alyssa started with the Clark County Health Department in February of 2021 after working with the Clark County Office of Finance since March, 2018. She went to college at Black Hills State University in Spearfish, South Dakota with classes in Business Administration and Accounting. Alyssa will be working with the CCHD to help integrate the nursing side of work with the billing side to streamline more of the processes and further optimize the work done in the department. In her free time she likes to spend time with her family, cooking and keeping up with her vegetable garden in the Summer. 

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LTE Public Health Nurses

Megan Lindau

LTE Contact Tracers

Autumn Marshall

Laura Garcia-Torres

Marisol Garcia

Administrative Assistant

Brianna Chwala

brianna.chwala@co.clark.wi.us

Brianna obtained her Medical Assistant degree from Mid-State Technical College in May 2020, and was hired as an Administrative Assistant in June 2022. She has always had a passion for helping others, which drew her to this position. Brianna resides in Neillsville with her husband, Brett, and their two children. She enjoys spending time with her friends and family, camping, and going to the lake in the summer. She looks forward to serving Clark County and assisting the department reach their mission.

Board of Health

The Clark County Board of Health (BOH) is a nine member board appointed by the Clark County Executive, with County Board and citizen representation. The BOH assesses public health needs and advocates for the provision of reasonable and necessary public health services. The board provides leadership that fosters local involvement and commitment, which emphasizes public health needs and advocates for equitable distribution of public health resources. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services provides more information regarding Boards of Health in Wisconsin here.

 

If you are interested in serving on the BOH as an at-large appointed community member, please email brittany.mews@co.clark.wi.us for information about openings.

2022-2023 Official Directory Clark County Wisconsin County Seat - Neillsville

 

Clark County Board Of Health (BOH)

Dean Zank

BOH Chairman

Supervisor District 7

Joe Waichulis Jr.

County Vice

Chairperson

Supervisor District 6

Doris Bakker

Supervisor District 26

Jim Smagacz

Supervisor District 22

Kathy Brodhagen

Supervisor District 1

Dr. Gary Janssen