New director of health department named

EAU CLAIRE, Wis (WEAU) – The Eau Claire City - County Health Department has named their new director.

It says Lieske Giese will start as the new Health Department Director/County Health Officer on December 17th. Current Director Richard Thoune is retiring November 30th.

It says Giese has served as the Director of the Western Region Division of Public Health with the Wisconsin Department of Health Services since 2006.

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