Top Executive Characteristics
LHD leaders set the tone for the health department, determine staffing decisions, and provide a critical bridge to the community and other local governmental agencies. The chart below depicts various demographic characteristics of LHD top executives. Use the filters to display further breakdowns by select LHD demographic characteristics. Use the “Compare Results by” drop-down to display differences between new (i.e., those who have been in their positions for less than three years) and experienced (i.e., those who have been in their positions for three or more years) top executives.