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:

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Thomas E. Kramer, P.E., CSP
Southwestern Ohio Chapter
Managing Principal
LJB Inc.
Miamisburg, OH

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

Carol A. Keyes, CSP
Northwest Chapter
St. Paul, MN

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

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

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

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Edward L Zimmermann, CSP
Permian Basin Chapter
Training Manager
Baker Hughes Inc.
Robert Lee, TX

Lori A. Severson, CSP
Colorado Chapter
Sr. Loss Control Consultant
Lockton Companies
Denver, CO

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Brian K. Anderson, ARM
New Jersey Chapter
Vice President of EHS Risk and Sustainability
SBM Management
Ocean, NJ

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

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

Frederick “Mick” Lewis, CSP, CMSP
Colorado Chapter
Target Safety Inc.
Arvada, CO

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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

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Thomas F. Pegg, CIC
Western Pennsylvania Chapter
SVP Deputy Director Risk Control
Willis NA
Monroeville, PA

Charles N. Halfen
Central Texas Chapter
CNH Safety LLC
Austin, TX

Michael K. Carter, CSP
Northeast Tennessee Chapter
Generation East Safety Operations
Tennessee Valley Authority
Chuckey, TN