D'Shane Barnett announced as new Missoula County Health Officer
April 8, 2021
MISSOULA COUNTY - Following a nationwide search, the Missoula City-County Board of Health selected D’Shane Barnett to replace outgoing Health Officer Ellen Leahy in June. He will begin his new role May 17.
Barnett has worked in the American Indian health field for over 20 years. He is the former director of the National Council of Urban Indian Health in Washington, D.C., and currently serves as the executive director of All Nations Health Center in Missoula.
He has a bachelor’s degree in sociology and is currently completing his doctorate in public health at the University of Montana. H...