Dubuque County has a new health director

The Dubuque County Board of Health has named a new director for the county health department. Allie White was selected for the position from a field of more than 50 candidates in a nationwide search. White is currently the health services coordinator for the Dubuque Community School District. She will take over the position, left vacant when longtime leader Patrice Lambert retired at the end of last year, in late December, a press release states.