Christopher J. Smith, RS, REHS, CFSP, MPA
Director of Environmental Health, Preparedness Coordinator
Wilson County Health Department
Christopher Smith is the Director of Environmental Health with Wilson County Health Department in
Prior to joining Wilson County Health Department, Mr. Smith was employed as a Regional Environmental Health Specialist with the North Carolina Division of Environmental Health, Dairy & Food Protection Branch. During this time he was responsible for ensuring the initial training and testing of new Environmental Health Specialists working in the southeast region of North Carolina. He was also responsible for the oversight and continuing education needs of Environmental Health Specialists in the 14-county region.
Mr. Smith earned a Bachelor's degree from the
Leadership Development Opportunities
Being part of the Environmental Public Health Leadership Institute has been an extremely rewarding experience for me both personally and professionally. I am honored and humbled to have met and worked with some of the very best Environmental Health professionals in the country over the past year. This includes the faculty, mentors, and my fellow students. I have learned so much about myself through the assessments, activities, and project over the course of this program. My goal is to continue building on the leadership skills that have been gained through this institute and pass them on to others in the profession.