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Join the Utilities Practice Specialty for access to a network of safety and utilities subject-matter experts, as well as relevant industry education and information.

utilities_mainWho We Are

ASSP’s Utilities Practice Specialty member community is the premier resource for ASSP members looking for technical knowledge and expertise within the utility industry on issues related to electrical, solar and wind generation, natural gas transmission and distribution, water or wastewater treatment, telecommunications, public works and other utility areas.

What We Do

For ASSP members within the Utilities Practice Specialty community, 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 utilities industry and OSH-focused education you can immediately put into practice, mentor relationships that facilitate sharing knowledge, and volunteer and leadership opportunities to build your skills and enhance your resume.
  • Safety-related, utilities-industry-focused content and information that you can also immediately implement, as well as share with employers and colleagues, to create safe, productive work environments.

Why It Matters

Workers in the utilities industry face a wide range safety hazards that can produce serious and fatal injuries. This makes it especially important for you to have access to a network of safety professionals within the utilities industry who can provide real-world guidance and support, along with access to the latest technical content that offers direction on the unique challenges you face.

How to Join

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.

News

Get the latest news from the ASSP Utilities Practice Specialty community, including meeting updates, future engagements and education, requests for volunteers, and calls for action or advocacy. 

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Leadership Opportunities

Go beyond belonging to the Utilities Practice Specialty community and volunteer for a position on our Advisory Committee. Or, consider running to be elected as assistant administrator, which, after two years, leads to the office of administrator. 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.

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Utilities Practice Specialty Advisory Committee

Administrator Connie L Muncy, CIH, REM

Advisory Committee Member Rene Kalkman

Advisory Committee Member Jordan Davidson

Advisory Committee Member Sunny Bradford, M.S.

Advisory Committee Member David A Driver, CSP

Advisory Committee Member Russell Wong, CSP, CPEA

Advisory Committee Member Paul D Chaney

Assistant Administrator Michael K Carter, CSP

Assistant Awards & Honors Chair Moe Collins

Assistant Membership Chair Jessica L Richardson, M.S., CSP, CET

Assistant Professional Development Chair Elvira Glanville, CRSP

Awards & Honors Chair Jeremy W Presnal, CSP, ASP, CHST, OHST

Content Coordinator Jenniffer Zillmer, M.S., CSP

Government Affairs Chair William J Paolello

Membership Chair Berj L Bush

Nominations & Elections Chair Jeremy W Presnal, CSP, ASP, CHST, OHST

Professional Development Chair Russell Wong, CSP, CPEA

Secretary Debra Fisher, CSMP, CSHM

Social Media Chair Berj L Bush

Staff Liaison Charlyn L Haguewood

Standards Chair William J Paolello

Technical Question Coordinator Jeremy W Presnal, CSP, ASP, CHST, OHST

Water/Wastewater Chai Kanwer A Khan, P.E., CSP, CRSP, QEP

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