Coming of Age Advisory Council Spotlight: Kara Whiddon

Kara Whiddon serves as the Director of the Complaint and Incident Intake section in the Regulatory Services Division at Texas Health and Human Services. 

She joined the section in 2008 with legacy agency Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) and previously served as the section’s Quality Assurance Administrator and Toll-Free Intake Processing Manager. 

Ms. Whiddon holds a bachelor’s degree in human biology with a concentration in genetics and biotechnology from the University of Texas at Austin.  She is a graduate of the DADS Building the Bench program and the HHS Executive Leadership Academy and is qualified as a nursing home surveyor.