Dr. Stephen Keener

Position: Chair
Credentials: MD, MPH
Location: Charlotte

Dr. Keener has been with the Mecklenburg County Health Department for over 17 years, and currently serves as the Department’s Medical Director.  Dr. Keener practices in Family Medicine as well as Public Health & General Preventive Medicine, and holds degrees from Davidson College, UNC Chapel Hill and Duke University School of Medicine. Dr. Keener serves as an ex-officio member of the Mecklenburg County Medical Society board of directors and has spoken at press conferences and public hearings on a number of air quality issues including ozone pollution, diesel emissions and coal ash waste.