ELMIRA - Chemung County would like to welcome Pete Buzzetti into his new role as the Chemung County Public Health Director. Mr. Buzzetti is a lifelong resident of Chemung County who earned a BS in Cell and Molecular Biology from Binghamton University and an MPH in Public Health Practice from the University at Albany. Prior to his appointment, he spent nine years in the Environmental Health Department of the Chemung County Health Department as a Sanitarian and Supervising Sanitarian. He spent last year as the Deputy Public Health Director for the Chemung County Health Department mentoring with the previous Public Health Director.
“It truly is an honor to have this opportunity to serve the members of my community. I believe strongly in a committed and professional public health department that is able to promote and respond to our community’s health needs. I look forward to working with the exceptional staff of the County Health Department, community partners, and other County and regional departments and agencies.”
Mr. Buzzetti replaces Robert Page, who retired after serving 34 years with the County Health Center.