Stamford’s health director decides not to renew contract with city; mayor names acting leader

STAMFORD — Dr. Jennifer Calder, who has headed up Stamford’s Department of Health since 2016, has decided not to renew her contract with the city, according to a statement from Mayor David Martin’s office. Calder, an epidemiologist and veterinarian, is looking to “pursue other endeavors,” according to Friday’s announcement. In the statement, Martin said that