A ten-year veteran of the Summit County Health Department, Nate Brooks worked as an Environmental Health Scientist until his recent promotion to Environmental Health Director. Before interviewing and being selected as director, Nate’s worked primarily focused around drinking water, septic systems, and water quality. He is also a lifelong resident of Summit County. In this episode of the healthcast, we talk about his expanded responsibilities, his plans for the Environmental Health, and what challenges he foresees Summit County facing in the future.