2013-14 ASSE Branch & CIG Significant Contributor Awards

One of the best ways ASSE Practice Specialities can encourage involvement of its members and achieve greater levels of member interest is to recognize exceptional work and service. To this end, COPS presented Significant Contributor Awards to one member from each Branch and Common Interest Group (CIG). Here are the 2013-14 recipients:

PetersonAgricultural Branch
Caroline Peterson, CSP
Hawkeye Chapter
Safety  & Occupational HS
U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Laboratory for Agriculture and the Environment
Ames, IA

CarlsonHealth and Wellness Branch
Deborah Fell Carlson, RN, MSPH, COHN-S, FAAOHN
Columbia-Willamette Chapter
Policyholder Safety & Wellness Advisor
Lebanon, OR


BradyHuman Resources Branch
Michelle Brady, CSP
Central Ohio Chapter
Manager EH&S
Columbus, OH


Military Branch
Joshua Franklin, CSP
Alaska Chapter
Branch/District/Div/Area/Regional Manager Safety
Jber, AK


ReedBlacks in Safety Engineering CIG
Patricia Reed, CSP
Gulf Coast Chapter
Senior Global HSE
Sugar Land, TX



EscarcegaSafety Professional and the Latino Workforce CIG
Hector Escarcega, CSP, ARM, LCS
Los Angeles, CA
Bilingual Solutions International
Los Angeles, CA

AbramsWomen in Safety Engineering CIG
Adele Abrams, ESQ, CMSP
National Capital Chapter
Law Offices of Adele L. Abrams PC
Beltsville, MD