Butte Co. Health Officer clears air of the reason for his resignation

Miller's last day with the department is July 10.

Posted: May 20, 2020 3:51 PM

BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - Butte County Public Health Officer Andy Miller delivered a message about his resignation on Facebook.

Miller said he wants to make clear he is not leaving due to any disagreements, but rather a personal decision.

"I look forward in the future to spending less time on disaster response, which has been much of my job during the past three-and-a-half to four years, and instead moving back to clinical medicine in a hospital setting or a clinic," said Miller.

RELATED: Butte County Public Health Officer Dr. Andy Miller announced his resignation from the Department

In addition to the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. Miller also played a critical role during the Oroville Spillway Evacuations and the Camp Fire.

Miller's last day with the department is July 10.

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