David Kang, MPH, CIH, LEED

Senior Industrial Hygienist 

Professional Experience

David Kang is a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) with over 19 years of experience in the environmental, health and safety fields. David entered the EH&S profession as an industrial hygienist/safety engineer with Cal OSHA shortly after earning his MPH from UC Berkeley. Working for a regulatory agency enabled him to gain an excellent foundation and understanding in federal, state, and local regulations.  He spent the next several years of his career working for companies such as BSI EH&S Services and Solutions, Disneyland Parks and Resorts, Novartis, and the University of California, Irvine.

During that time, he developed, implemented, and managed a variety of environmental health and safety programs such as chemical safety, industrial hygiene monitoring, indoor air quality surveys, respiratory protection, ventilation assessments, confined space, noise surveys, contractor safety, hazardous waste management, and employee safety training.  In addition, he has executed various regulatory permit preparations, submittals, audits, and inspections.  Professionally, he enjoys identifying where a better solution is possible, and then implementing that solution for a positive outcome.  He possesses strong problem-solving abilities, presentation skills, and training expertise with a focus on making complex information digestible and actionable.


  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Noise Surveys
  • Indoor Air Quality Assessments
  • Laboratory Fume Hood Certifications
  • Ventilation Assessments
  • Environmental Health & Safety Compliance Program Development, Implementation, Management & Audits
  • Safety Program Development and Implementation
  • Job Safety Analysis
  • Safety Culture Assessment
  • Supervisor and Management Accountability


  • Master’s of Public Health (MPH) Environmental Health Sciences, Industrial Hygiene Emphasis – University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health

  • B.A. Physics and Biology – University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Certificates and Registrations

  • CIH – Certified Industrial Hygienist License 11040 CP

  • LEED Accredited Professional 


  • Environmental Information Association (EIA)
  • Southern California Chapter of the American Industrial Hygiene Association (SCAIHA)
  • California Society for Healthcare Engineering, Inc. (CSHE)