Kevin J. Harrell, MPH, CHES serves as Adjunct Faculty in the Department of Public Health Education and previously served as the Director of Health Promotion at Wake Forest University, Health Educator in Student Health & Counseling Services at North Carolina Central University and as Health Education Specialist at Duke University. He managed a relaxation space for students, advised student peer education groups focusing on mental health, sexual health and substance use prevention and edited the Student Health website and electronic newsletter. Kevin also educated students on the importance of sleep, stress management and tobacco cessation. His work developing the Duke Farmers Market, earned him the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 2004 Secretary's Innovation in Prevention Award. Kevin has served as a steering committee member for the North Carolina 5-A-Day Coalition and is currently a member of NASPA and the American College Health Association.
Kevin graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Public Health with a Bachelor of Science in Public Health in Health Policy and Administration and a Master of Public Health in Health Behavior and Health Education. He also received professional certification through the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.