2014-15 COPS & Practice Specialty SPYs

One member from each ASSE practice specialty was recognized for his/her ongoing efforts and contributions to the Society at Safety 2014, held in Orlando, FL. Each person received a Practice Specialty Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) Award. The Society also presented its Council on Practices and Standards (COPS) SPY Award. Here are the recipients:

ThomKramer_2014-15_COPS-SPY_87x122COPS SPY
Thomas E. Kramer, P.E., CSP
Southwestern Ohio Chapter
Managing Principal
LJB Inc.
Miamisburg, OH

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Jeremy Bethancourt
Arizona Chapter
Safety Director Trainer
LeBlanc Building Co. Inc.
Scottsdale, AZ

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Carol A. Keyes, CSP
Northwest Chapter
President
CHESS Inc.
St. Paul, MN

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Don Enslow, CSP
Alaska Chapter
PSM Team Leader
BP Exploration Alaska Inc.
Anchorage, AK

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Rama Krushna Chary
Kuwait Chapter
Environment Engineer
Kuwait Oil Co.
Ahmadi, Kuwait

JessicaEllison_2014-15_Ergonomics-SPY_87x122Ergonomics
Jessica K. Ellison, MS, CSP, CPE
San Francisco Chapter
Principal Consultant
Environmental & Occupational Risk Management
Pacifica, CA

EdwardZimmerman_2014-15_FireProtection-SPY_87x122Fire Protection
Edward L Zimmermann, CSP
Permian Basin Chapter
Training Manager
Baker Hughes Inc.
Robert Lee, TX

LoriSeverson_2014-15_Healthcare-SPY_87x122Healthcare
Lori A. Severson, CSP
Colorado Chapter
Sr. Loss Control Consultant
Lockton Companies
Denver, CO

BrianAnderson_2014-15_IH-SPY_87x122Industrial Hygiene
Brian K. Anderson, ARM
New Jersey Chapter
Vice President of EHS Risk and Sustainability
SBM Management
Ocean, NJ

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Ashok Garlapati, CSP, QEP, CMIOSH
Kuwait Chapter
HSE Consultant D&T
Kuwait Oil Co.
Ahmadi, Kuwait

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Melanie B. Sanders, ASP
Panhandle Chapter
Safety Coordinator
Western Sales & Testing
Amarillo, TX

FrederickLewis_2014-15_Mining-SPY_87x122Mining
Frederick “Mick” Lewis, CSP, CMSP
Colorado Chapter
Principal
Target Safety Inc.
Arvada, CO

ScottVaughn_2014-15_OilGas-SPY_87x122Oil & Gas
Scott Vaughn, CSP, REM, AIC, CIPS, CSEM
Gulf Coast Chapter
Vice President – HSE
Paragon Offshore
Houston, TX

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Joann M. Robertson, CSP, ARM, CPCU, CPSI
Long Island Chapter
Sr. Risk Consultant
Glatfelter Insurance Group
Melville, NY

ThomasPegg_2014-15_RMI-SPY_87x122Risk Management/Insurance
Thomas F. Pegg, CIC
Western Pennsylvania Chapter
SVP Deputy Director Risk Control
Willis NA
Monroeville, PA

CharlesHalfen_2014-15_Transportation-SPY_87x122Transportation
Charles N. Halfen
Central Texas Chapter
Owner
CNH Safety LLC
Austin, TX

MichaelCarter_2014-15_Utilities-SPY_87x122Utilities
Michael K. Carter, CSP
Northeast Tennessee Chapter
Generation East Safety Operations
Tennessee Valley Authority
Chuckey, TN