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Fellow of American Society of Safety Professionals 2020

The Honor of Fellow is ASSP's most prestigious honor. It recognizes significant commitment, achievement and leadership in the occupational safety and health (OSH) profession. Meet our new Fellows.

Ashok Garlapati
CSP, CFIOSH, QEP, FASSP

Zack Mansdorf
Ph.D., CSP, CIH, QEP, FASSP

Terrie Norris
CSP, ARM, CSPI, FASSP

James Thornton
CSP, CIH, FASSP

Jeffrey Vincoli
CSP, CHCM, FASSP

Individual Awards 2020

ASSP offers a multitude of awards to individuals who make great contributions to the safety profession and who drive excellent results within their organizations or for ASSP.

ASSP Safety Professional of the Year sponsored by Grainger
Bala Siva Srikanth Adivi, CSP, CFIOSH

Meet our award recipient

 

William E. Tarrants Outstanding Safety Educator Awards
Leigh Ann Blunt, Ed.D., CSP

Meet our award recipient

 

Emerging Professional Award sponsored by Amazon
Matthew F. Herron, P.E., CSP, CPE
Jayme K. Hobson, M.S., CSP, STS-C
Anthony J. Marletta, M.S., CSP, ARM
Jarred O'Dell, M.S., CSP, CUSP
Ogaga J. Tebehaevu, M.S., CSP, CIH

Meet our award recipients

 

Thomas F. Bresnahan Standards Medal
James Howe, CSP

 

Charles V. Culbertson Outstanding Volunteer Service Award
Paul Colangelo, CHST, CIT, CRIS, STSC
Steven Gray, CSP, CHST
James Howe, CSP
Carol A. Keyes, CSP, CCM, CRC
Tim Page-Bottorff, CSP, CIT
Mary L. Silva, CSP

 

Professional Safety Article of the Year
First Place
Bruce Lyon, P.E., CSP, SMS, ARM, CHMM
David Walline, CSP
Georgi Popov, CSP, QEP, SMS, ARM, CMC, FAIHA
Second Place
Christopher Janicak, Ph.D, CSP, CEA, CFPS, ARM
Majed Zreiqat, Ph.D., CSP
 
Third Place
Bruce Lyon, P.E., CSP, SMS, ARM, CHMM
Georgi Popov, CSP, QEP, SMS, ARM, CMC, FAIHA

 

Council on Practices and Standards Safety Professional of the Year
Steven Gray, CSP, CHST

 

Region Safety Professional of the Year
Region I: Paula K. Jones, CSP, ASP, CIT
Region II: Daniel Klimek
Region III: Steven Gray, CSP, CHST
Region V: Steven Flann, M.S., CSP
Region VI: Matthew Wilcox, CSP
Region VII: Joseph Whitlock, CSP, CIH, CHMM
Region VIII: John Suter, CSP, CIH, ARM
Region IX: Sanjay Jaiswal

 

Virtual Community Safety Professional of the Year
Blacks in Safety Excellence
Randall Butler, M.S., CSP
Emerging Professionals in OSH
Melissa Rohrer
Hispanic Safety Professionals
Luz Marin, Sc.D.
Women in Safety Excellence
Melissa Rohrer
Construction
Kevin Cannon, CSP
Consultants
John Suter, CSP, CIH, ARM
Engineering
Mark Hansen, P.E., CSP, CPE, CPEA, FASSP
Fire Protection
Brian Hitt, CSP, CHMM
Healthcare
Maralee Sartain, ASP
Industrial Hygiene
Jeffrey Nesbitt, CSP, CIH
International
Steven Gray, CSP, CHST
Management
Matthew Wright, M.P.H., CIH
Military
Marjorie McDonald, CSP
Oil, Gas, Mining and Mineral Resources
William Walker, CSP, CPEA
Public Sector
Chris Chaffin, CSP
Training and Communications
Jeffrey Dalto
Transportation
Stephanie Pratt, Ph.D
Utilities
Connie Muncy, CIH, REM

 

ASSP President’s Award
CH. Rama Krushna Chary, M.B.A.
Carl Heinlein, CSP, ARM, CRIS
Skipper Kendrick, CSP, CIT, FASSP
Carol A. Keyes, CSP, CCM, CR
Eldeen Pozniak, CRSP, CHSC, CHSMSA, CMIOSH, FIIRSM
Sunil N. Sadanandan
Denisa Shallo, IOM
ASSP Professional Team

 

ASSP Foundation Distinguished Service Award
Dave Crowley, CSP, CHMM, STS

Outstanding Student Section

Murray State University

Chapter Award 2018-19

ASSP chapters across our U.S. and global regions empower members to put their passion to work and get involved with their local professional community. Our platinum chapter designation recognizes those chapters that meet our rigorous standards of excellence. These chapters serve as strong role models for other chapters.

Platinum
Arizona
Carly Elena Baez
Bakersfield
Jonathan L. Hall
Big Sky
Tammy J. Lynn, CSP
Central Texas
Jacob E. Zollinger, CSP
Columbia-Willamette
Corinna Kupelwieser
Greater Baton Rouge
Daniel P. Slattery, M.S., CSP, CET
Greater San Jose
Dolores Bergen
Gulf Coast
Tabitha A. Laser, CSP
Heart of America
Chris M. Cygan, CSP
Kitty Hawk
Jeremy L. Stockwell, CSP, CHST
Long Island
Anthony J. Marletta, M.S., CSP, ARM
New Jersey
Louise E. Vallee, CSP, CIH, CPE
North Carolina
W.J. Wallace, CSP
Northeastern Illinois
Claire Marie Obuchowski
NoVA
Jorge Otalora, CHST
Oklahoma City
Paul L. Turner, CSP
Permian Basin
Ketha R. Molina
Puget Sound
Justin Molocznik, CSP, CHST
Rocky Mountain
Allison Fultineer
San Diego
Enrique Medina, CSP, CIH
Snake River
Kozzette Bennett, CET
Southwest
Nazeer Khaleeluddin, CSP
Tarheel
Scott Baranowski, CSP
Three Rivers
Brenda A. Allard, CSP, CET

 

Gold
Alabama
Wayne P. Jackson, CSP, CEA
Badgerland
Rick A. Ryback, CSP
Central Florida
Danielle M. Dao, CSP, CHST
Central Illinois
Patrick A. Costello, P.E., CSP
Central Indiana
Ronald C. Brandon, M.S., CSP, CHMM
Central Ohio
Thomas Huegel, Ed.D.
Central Valley
Tony Canizales, OHST, STS, LCS
Chesapeake
Robb Altenburg
Colorado
Brian J. Pals, CSP
Colorado Plateau
Jeff J. Crews, CSP
Connecticut Valley
Edward L. Zimmer, M.S., CSP
Egypt
Said M. Khalifa, CSP
Four Corners
Kellie J, Campbell, CSP, ASP
Granite State
Joseph P. Orazio
Greater Chicago
Mariana Lever, M.S.
Greater Tidewater
James Hugh O'Rourke
Greater West Virginia
Zachary S. LeMasters, CSP, SMS
Hawaii
Tristan K. Aldeguer, CSP, CHST
Hawkeye
Nathan Berry
Hudson River Valley
Crystal D. Turner-Moffatt, CSP, ASP, CHST
Kuwait
Aamir Rasheed, CMIOSH
Long Beach
Simone A. Vu, CSP
Los Angeles
Tajinder Singh, CSP, ASP
Low Country
Justin M Reese IV, CSP, ASP, ARM
Michiana
John R. Hewitt, CHST, COSS
Middle Tennessee
Jimmie H. Tullis, ASP, CUSA
National Capital
Matthew Edison Law, CSP, REHS
Northern Ohio
Peter A. Shelling, CSP, CIEC
Northwest
Kurt M VonRueden, CSP, SMS, CIT
Orange County
Kaila Krichmar, CHST
Penn-Jersey
Cynthia A. Baldwin, CSP
Philadelphia
Cheryl Scanlon-Zinner, CSP
Quad Cities
Bill Skinner
Sabine Neches
Ronald E. Smith, CSP
San Francisco
Amanda Mae Myo Shin, M.S.
South Plains
Benjamin John Maldonado
South Texas
Damon Leon Shodrock, CSP
Southern Colorado
John Crawmer, CHST, STS, CIT
Southern Nevada
Mark S. Towers, CSP, CSHM
Southern Oregon
Michael A. Hill, CSP
St. Louis
Ricky Wayne Reams, SMS
Star Valley
Daniel Lewis Ashworth, Ph.D., CSP, CFPS
Tulsa
Tim B. Martin, CSP, CFPS
Valley Coastal
Madeline A. Vaughan, CHST, STS, SMS, STSC
Wisconsin
Corey R. Vickers

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