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Environmental Practice Specialty

Membership

Join our Environmental Practice Specialty for access to educational opportunities, resources and a network of subject matter experts focused on environmental and sustainability issues. 

Who We AreWho We Are

ASSP’s Environmental Practice Specialty member community focuses on issues like environmental management, water and air quality, solid and hazardous waste, emergency planning and response practices, chemicals safety and legislative and regulatory monitoring to help companies operate sustainability and act as good stewards of the environment.

What We Do

For ASSP members within the Environmental Practice Specialty, we provide the following:

  • Networking opportunities via social media groups, conference calls and in-person meetings like the annual Professional Development Conference so you can connect with top industry professionals
  • Professional development opportunities, including environmental- and occupational safety and health-focused education that you can immediately put into practice, mentor relationships that facilitate sharing knowledge and volunteer and leadership opportunities to build your resume
  • Environmental-focused content that you can also put into practice and share with employers and colleagues to further environmental-related initiatives
  • Give our members a voice in commenting on relevant OSHA and EPA legislation and in leading discussions on hot topics such as alternative energy and green practices in the workplace

Practice Specialty Recognition

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Why It Matters

Through effective environmental strategies and best practices, occupational safety and health professionals help organizations manage waste, conserve energy, reduce pollution and otherwise safeguard the environment. Through these measures, safety professionals help organizations improve their sustainability and ensure compliance with environmental laws and regulations.

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ASSP members: Log in to your ASSP account to upgrade your membership.

Non-members: Join ASSP and your desired practice specialties at the same time.

Environmental Practice Specialty Advisory Committee

Administrator Isaac Wetse Mate

Advisory Committee Member David T Crowley, CSP, CHMM, STS

Advisory Committee Member Laura Yemili Heredia Ortiz

Advisory Committee Member Mercy Osato Omoifo- Irefo

Advisory Committee Member Darryl C Hill, Ph.D., CSP, FASSP

Advisory Committee Member Temitayo Abegunde, CSP, ASP, CHMM

Advisory Committee Member Akpabio Ndarake Esien, M.S.

Advisory Committee Member Laura Carmona

Advisory Committee Member Richard Olawoyin, Ph.D., P.E., CEP

Advisory Committee Member Tara Ann LaCoe, M.S., CSP, ASP

Advisory Committee Member Tracey Crawford

Advisory Committee Member Stephen Spaulding, CHST

Advisory Committee Member Benson O Egbevurie, M.S.

Advisory Committee Member Julie A McQueen-Foster, CSP, ASP

Assistant Administrator Dr. Jessica M Jannaman, Ph.D., M.S.

Awards & Honors Chair Joelle K Moman, CSP, CHMM, OHST

Content Coordinator Michael Doherty, CSP

Government Affairs Chair Peter J Mutschler, CSP, CHMM

Member Mark D Hansen, P.E., CSP, CPE, CPEA, FASSP

Membership Chair Paul S Shapiro, CSP

Mentoring Committee Herbert LG Bell, CSP, CHMM

Nominations & Elections Chair Herbert LG Bell, CSP, CHMM

Professional Development Chair Jack Odunga Ogutu, Ph.D., CSP

Professional Development Chair Janice L. Raible, CSP, ASP

Staff Liaison Charlyn L Haguewood

Technical Question Coordinator Greg W Bordner, P.E., CSP, CPE

Volunteer to Become a Leader

Go beyond belonging to the Environmental Practice Specialty and volunteer for a position on our advisory committee. Alternatively, consider running to be elected as assistant administrator, which leads to occupying the office of administrator after two years. As a volunteer leader, you can lend your time and expertise to our many initiatives, while developing transferable leadership and team-building skills. Leadership positions within ASSP help members reach their highest level of performance, both on the job and in the Society.

Interested in leading?

Learn about ASSP elections

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