Jeffrey Meyers

Casey McDermott, NHPR

  Governor Maggie Hassan will formally swear in Jeffrey Meyers as New Hampshire's Commissioner of Health and Human Services today at the statehouse. 

Meyers Confirmed as DHHS Commissioner

Jan 28, 2016

The Executive Council voted Wednesday to confirm Jeffrey Meyers as Commissioner of the Department of Health and Human Services.

Meyers has been the interim commissioner since early January, when Commissioner Nick Toumpas stepped down. Meyers has held other positions in state government, including as Director of Intergovernmental Affairs for DHHS, as well as Chief Legal Counsel to former Governor John Lynch and legal counsel to the state Senate.

Meyers has been appointed to a four-year term as commissioner. 

www.dhhs.nh.gov/dphs/

  The acting head of the Department of Health and Human Services is set to meet with state workers this week.