Environmental Health Services Supervisor
Public Health - Seattle & King county
Ki Straughn, RS, Environmental Health Services Supervisor at Public Health – Seattle & King County (PHSKC) has over 30 years of experience in Environmental Health with current focus in areas of quality assurance, professional development trainings and program alignment with FDA Voluntary National Retail Food Regulatory Program Standards (VNRFRP), Washington State code revisions with 2017 FDA Food Code and in Foodborne Illness Investigations. Ki has presented at multiple conferences including NACCHO Mentorship, FDA Conferences and will be for upcoming 2019 NEHA AEC on the topic of "Sustaining Efforts to Achieve Conformance with the Retail Program Standards." She currently serves as Council to Improve Foodborne Outbreak Response (CIFOR) seat for NACCHO and is a Co-Lead Identify Development Team. She has also been instrumental in securing multiple AFDO Grants, regional trainings for Pacific Northwest region including Epi-Ready and HACCP/Special Processes, lead for 6th/7th Cohort NACCHO Mentorship Programs and is on several committees for Conference of Food Protection Council 2. Ki is an instructor at Edmonds Community College teaching Foodborne Illness Prevention and HACCP. Through the lens of servant leadership, equity and cultural competency trainings Ki's lifelong passion to help others is reflected in the diverse communities she serves. Ki was born in Seoul, South Korea, grew up in the Pacific Northwest and has an EH Bachelor of Science from University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine.
Tuesday, July 9
3:15 PM – 4:15 PM