The Board of Health is appointed by the Council President
Nicholas LoConte- Nick LoConte was raised in Winthrop, including graduating from Winthrop Public Schools. He has a degree in Forensic Chemistry from Northeastern University and works as a Scientist to treat serious diseases such as Hepatitis C, Cystic Fibrosis, and Lung Cancer at a Biotechnology company based in Boston. Nick has been a member of the Board of Health since June 2012 and Chairman of the Board since February 2014.
Tracey Honan- Tracey Honan graduated in 1992 with a BS in Biology from Tulane University. After college, she worked as a Health Inspector for 8 years in the cities of Newton, Watertown, and Waltham. She received her Masters in Biology from the Harvard Extension School in 2000, and her Masters in Regulatory Affairs from Northeastern University in 2013. Tracey has worked for the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard for the past 12 years, where she is currently the Quality Assurance Manager. She has served on the Winthrop Board of Health since January of 2014.