Our team at Lincoln County Health Department is dedicated to helping the wonderful people of our county understand the importance of achieving and maintaining good health. 

Sam Suiter is the Administrator of the LCHD. In addition to his administrative duties, he is also a licensed sanitarian and is the threat preparedness coordinator for the county‚Äôs public health-related events. Sam is a retired paramedic of nearly 30 years and has an AAS  in Paramedic Science from Mountwest Community and Technical College. Additionally, Sam holds a BA in Business Administration (with Honors) from Marshall University; a BA in Human Resource Management (with Honors) from American Public University; and a MBA from the University of Southern Indiana. In his off time, Sam is an avid musician and plays with a few local groups such as the Tri-State Brass Band and other community bands.

Sam can be reached at (304) 824-3330, extension 101, or sam.k.suiter@wv.gov.

Rebecca Toppins Adkins

Office Assistant

Sam Suiter


Karrah Adkins


Joel McKinney