Kevin Kennedy is the Program Director for the Environmental Health Program at Children's Mercy Kansas City. Mr. Kennedy has been involved in environmental health science, research, and professional training for 16 years and environmental consulting and analytical chemistry for over 25 years.
He received his Master's Degree in Public Health from the Kansas University Medical Center, and his Bachelor's Degree in Natural History and Environmental Science from the University of Kansas, where he also received teaching certification in secondary science.
He has served on a variety of committees including the Environmental Health Committee for ASHRAE, and the Environmental Assessment Workgroup for the Joint Task Force of the AAAAI, and the ACAAI.
He teaches courses in environmental health assessment and investigations, healthy homes, environmental measurement and sampling, and building science. In a previous life he worked as a restoration carpenter and woodworkers focusing on older homes.