Polk County Health Department

Reylon Meeks

Reylon Meeks 

Term Expires1/5/2019


Reylon Meeks

Reylon is the Nurse Manager for Blank Children’s Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. In 2005, she became the first female fire chief for the city of Pleasant Hill. Located just east of Des Moines, Pleasant Hill responds to approximately 650 calls per year and is a provisional paramedic level service. Pleasant Hill gained national attention in 2002 as EMS Magazines’ Gold Award winner for volunteer service of the year. Reylon has taught a variety of EMT classes, and is currently holding a paramedic class through DMACC. Reylon was named the American Red Cross Hero of the Heartland in 2004 in the fire division and most recently was chosen one of one hundred Great Iowa Nurses for 2005.

Contact Us

Phone: (515)-286-3798
Fax: (515)-286-2033
Toll free: 866-209-1300

Address: 1907, Carpenter Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50314