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Fellow of American Society of Safety Professionals 2021

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.

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Carl W. Heinlein

CSP, CPEA, CSHM, OHST, ARM, FASSP

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Michael W. Hayslip

P.E., CSP, FASSP

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Timothy R. Fisher

CSP, CHMM, ARM, CPEA, FASSP

Individual Awards 2021

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.

William E. Tarrants Outstanding Safety Educator Award

Morgan Bliss
Morgan M. Bliss,
Ed.D., CSP, CIH

 

Thomas F. Bresnahan Standards Medal

Kathy A. Seabrook Photo
Kathy Seabrook,
CSP, FIOSH, FASSP, EurOSHM

 

Charles V. Culbertson Outstanding Volunteer Service Award
Stephanie Gurnari, CSP
Dan Henn
Thomas M. Lotz
, CSP ARM

 

Professional Safety Article of the Year
First Place
Pam Walaski, CSP
Second Place
Bruce K. Lyon, P.E., CSP, SMS, ARM, CHMM
Georgi Popov, Ph.D., CSP, QEP, ARM, SMS, CMC, FAIHA
Third Place
Rona A. Smeak, Ph.D., M.B.A., CSP

 

Council on Practices and Standards Safety Professional of the Year
Abby Ferri, CSP

 

Region Safety Professional of the Year
Region I: Enrique Medina, CSP, CIH
Region II: Michael W. Bryant, CSP, CIT
Region III: Matthew F. Herron, M.S., P.E., CSP, CPE
Region IV: Randy M. Easterling, M.S., CSP, CIH
Region V: Abby Ferri, CSP
Region VI: John C. Sullivan, CSP, CFPS
Region VII: James D. McGlothlin, CPE
Region VIII: Wayne Vanderhoof, CSP, CIT
Region IX: Sampath Reddy Golamari, CSP, CMIOSH

 

Virtual Community Safety Professional of the Year
Blacks in Safety Excellence
Carl Anthony Hamilton
Emerging Professionals
Bryce J Griffler, CSP, ASP
Hispanic Safety Professionals
Isabel C Bravo, CSP
Women in Safety Excellence
Abby Ferri, CSP
Consultants
Brent A Knight, CSP
Engineering
Matthew F Herron, M.S., P.E., CSP, CPE
Environmental
Michael Doherty, CSP
Ergonomics
Matthew F Herron, M.S., P.E., CSP, CPE
Healthcare
Holly A Bollin, M.S., ASP
Industrial Hygiene
Adrianne Pearson
Management
Stacey A Brooks, CSP, CHMM, CPEA
Military
Stephen Sinatra, CSP, CP12
Oil, Gas, Mining & Mineral Resources
Edsel R Truett, CSP, ARM
Public Sector
Elliot P Laratonda, M.S., CSP, GSP
Risk Management
Bruce K Lyon, P.E., CSP, ARM
Training & Communications
Morgan M Bliss, Ed.D., CSP, CIH
Utilities
Jeremy W Presnal, CSP, CHST, OHST

 

ASSP President’s Award
C. David Langlois, CSP, FASSP
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Task Force
Kristin Amlie,
DeAundra Brabham,
Ryan Clayton, MS, CSP
Tiffany Felix, MBA, CSP
William Geddings
Bryce Griffler (he/him), M.Eng., CSP
Kahlilah Guyah, CSP, CHMM
Krystle Hodge, MPH, CSP
Massimo Alessandro Navarretta
Oscar Paredes
Monique Parker, CSP
Christine Waters, CHST
Governance Task Force
Lindsay Bell
Wyatt Bradbury, MEng, CSP, CHST, CIT
Abby Ferri, CSP
Lori Frederic, CSCS, CMT
Matthew F. Herron, MS, PE, CSP, CPE
Monique Parker, CSP
Jose A. Perez, CSHM, SMS, OHST, CIT, CHST
Rick Pollock
Kathy Seabrook
Royal A Willard, CSP, MPH

 

ASSP Foundation Distinguished Service Award
Justin Bielss
Donald S Burke, Ph.D.
Outstanding Student Section
Slippery Rock University
Runner Up - Murray State University
Third Place - Oakland University

Chapter Award

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 2020-2021
Arizona
Brandon Wiseman
Badgerland
Thomas W. Egstad, CSP
Bakersfield
Joe Canas, CSP
Broken Top
Lucas W. Betts, CSP, ASP, ARM-E
Central Florida
Josh Densberger, CSP
Central Illinois
Vicki L. Christy, CSP
Central Indiana
Jeff W. Fox, CSP, CIT
Central Ohio
Keith D. Robinson, CSP, CHMM
Chesapeake
James F. Kane,
Colorado
Ilene S. Presworsky, CSP, ASP
Columbia-Willamette
Mark D. Frisco, CSP
Connecticut Valley
Kevin Galotti, CSP, ASP
Egypt
Mohamed Khalaf, CSP, ASP, CIT
Four Corners
Charles W. Casey, ASP
Greater Calumet
Michele M. Crider
Greater Chicago
Carmen Julia Castellon, ASP
Greater San Jose
Maria C. Sandoval
Gulf Coast
Jeron G. Quincy, CSP
Hawkeye
Nathan Berry
Heart of America
Thomas E. Metzner, CSP, ASP, CFPS, ARM
Hudson River Valley
Matthew F. McDonald
Kitty Hawk
Debra Fisher, CSHM, CSMP
Kuwait
Jahid B. Thakor
Los Angeles
Tim Melvin
Louisville
Cynthia M. Brown, CSP, ASP
Michiana
John R. Hewitt, CHST, OHST, COSS
Mid-Michigan
Carl William Granger, CSP, SMS
National Capital
April R. Dorsey, ASP, CHST
New Jersey
Anthony M. Krake, CSP
Nigeria
Mercy Osato Omoifo- Irefo
North Carolina
Patrick Terrance Ragan, CSP
North Florida
Robert Warren Dooley
Northeastern Illinois
Brittany Danielle Ekena, ASP
Northern Ohio
Juliet Kathryn Cooper, P.E., CSP, CHMM
Northwest
John Breskey, Ph.D., CSP, CIH
Oklahoma City
Patrick L. McGrew, CSP, CHMM
Penn-Jersey
David Wagulth Guirguess, CSP, ASP, CHST
Permian Basin
Ketha R. Molina
Philadelphia
Brittany Derafelo
Piedmont
Corey D. Arledge, CHST, STSC
Puget Sound
Krista A. Kolaz, M.S., CSP
Quad Cities
Jason Paul Schwartzhoff, M.S.
Rocky Mountain
Griffin F. Petri, CSP
San Francisco
Jonathan Eric Scruggs, ASP
Snake River
Lea J. Duffin
South Texas
Larry W. Peterson, CSP, ARM
Southern Nevada
Asa M. Davis
Southern Oregon
David C. Hanson, CSP
Southwest
Dusty K. Cotter, GSP
Southwestern Ohio
Bradford A Weber
St. Louis
Steve Williams
Tarheel
Heather S. White, CPE
Three Rivers
James I. McGovern, M.S., CSP
Utah
G. David Holland, CHST
West Michigan
Richard A. De Leau
Western Carolina
Angel Bright, ASP
Western Pennsylvania
Joshua M. Becker, M.S., CSP
Platinum 2019-2020
Columbia-Willamette
Royal Arthur Willard, CSP
Puget Sound
Justin James Molocznik, CSP, CHST
San Francisco
Amanda Mae Myo Shin, M.S.
Arizona
Carly Elena Baez
Colorado
Patrick Garland, CSP
Rocky Mountain
David Hartman
Snake River
Lea J Duffin
Gulf Coast
Lucas J Albrecht, CSP
Oklahoma City
Patrick L McGrew, CSP, CHMM
Permian Basin
Ketha R Molina
South Texas
Teresa English, CSP, ASP, CHST
Central Florida
Emily Paige Schoonover, M.S., GSP
Greater Baton Rouge
Andrew J Downing, CSP
Kuwait
Sunil N Sadanand
Central Illinois
Patrick A Costello, P.E., CSP
Hawkeye
Nathan Berry
Heart of America
Thomas E Metzner, CSP, ASP, CFPS, ARM
Northeastern Illinois
Anthony E Stephens, M.S., CSP, CHST, ARM
Northwest
Abby Ferri, CSP
Quad Cities
Jason Paul Schwartzhoff, M.S.
Three Rivers
James I McGovern, M.S., CSP
Wisconsin
Elier Aguilera
National Capital
Wyatt Bradbury, CSP, ASP, CHST, CIT
North Carolina
Kimberly Blatz, CPEA, CRSP
Central Indiana
Jeff W Fox, CSP, CIT
Kitty Hawk
Debra Fisher, CSHM, CSMP
Greater Boston
Michael A Sample, CSP
New Jersey
Robert Ortiz, CSP, OHST
Philadelphia
Steven B Stewart, OHST, COSS

 

 

 

Virtual Community Award

ASSP common interest group and practice specialty communities provide accessible, virtual opportunities for members to become better safety professionals and build inclusive safety cultures. Our gold community designation recognizes those virtual communities that meet our rigorous standards of excellence. These communities serve as strong role models for others.

Gold 2019-2020
Blacks in Safety Excellence Common Interest Group
Crystal D Turner-Moffatt, CSP, ASP, CHST
Consultants Practice Specialty
Andrew W Johnson, CSP
Emerging Professionals in OSH Common Interest Group
Alyssa Weber, CSP
Industrial Hygiene Practice Specialty
Ann Schubert, CSP, CIH, CHMM
Management Practice Specialty
Maureen M Johnson, CSP
Public Sector Practice Specialty
Brandon J Hody, M.S., CSP, CHSP
Women in Safety Excellence Common Interest Group
Abby Ferri, CSP

 

Gold 2020-2021
Blacks in Safety Excellence Common Interest Group
Crystal D Turner-Moffatt, CSP, ASP, CHST
Consultants Practice Specialty
Andrew W. Johnson, CSP
Environmental Practice Specialty
Richard Olawoyin, Ph.D. , CSP, CEP
Ergonomics Practice Specialty
Rachel Michael , CPE, CHSP
Healthcare Practice Specialty
Cory B. Worden, CSP, CSHM, CHSP
Hispanic Safety Professionals Common Interest Group
Mery P. Sennett
Industrial Hygiene Practice Specialty
Wesley S. Lashbrook, CSP, CIH/div>
Management Practice Specialty
Joe Tavenner, CSP, CIH
Public Sector Practice Specialty
Brandon J. Hody, M.S., CSP, CHSP
Risk Management Practice Specialty
Greg W. Bordner, P.E., CSP, CPE
Utilities Practice Specialty
Michael K. Carter, CSP
Women in Safety Excellence Common Interest Group
Christina R. Roll, M.S., CSP, CIH

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