Board of Trustees

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President
Beth Welmaker
President

Executive Director of Environmental Health & Safety, Nova Southeastern University

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Vice President
Ryan Lisk
Vice President

Director of Biological and Chemical Safety, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

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Secretary
Nancy Eaker
Secretary

Manager, Environmental Health & Safety, Texas A&M University

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Treasurer
John Delahunt
Treasurer

Risk & Life Safety Manager, University of Texas- San Antonio

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Immediate Past President
Meagan Fitzpatrick
Immediate Past
President

Senior Laboratory Safety Specialist, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Princeton University

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At-Large Member
Elisabeth Haase
At-Large Member

Director, Environmental Health & Safety Compliance, Carleton College

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At-Large Member
Jodi Ogilvie
At-Large Member

Lab and Research Safety Manager, University of Health & Safety, University of Minnesota

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At-Large Member
Ken Smith
At-Large Member

Executive Director of EHS, University of California System

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At-Large Member
Markus Schaufele
At-Large Member

Manager, Standards, Compliance and Emergency Planning, Northwestern University

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At-Large Member
Miriam Sharp
At-Large Member

Laboratory Safety Manager and Chemical Hygiene Officer, University of Maryland

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Per section VI of the bylaws, the Meeting Minutes are available upon request: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Past Presidents/Chairs
1953–54: George Harper1, Donald Dickason2
1954–55: Wayne Hughes2
1955–57: T.E. (Ted) Haley3
1957–58: Clay DeMent
1958–59: Arthur Brandstatter
1959–60: John Morris
1960–61: Mark Dondero
1961–62: Charles Easley
1962–63: Gus Scheffler
1963–64: Glenn Shupe
1964–65: Monty Coulson
1965–66: Norman Steere
1966–67: William Joy
1967–68: John Fresina
1968–69: Al Orsborne
1969–70: Dugald Finyan
1970–71: Marvin Wells
1971–72: Earl Rupp
1972–73: Ray Ketchmark
1973–74: Eric Spencer
1974–75: William Watson
1975–76: Oliver Halderson
1976–77: Raymond Hall
1977–78: William Steinmetz
1978–79: Frederic Thomas
1979–80: James Knocke
1980–81: Phillip Koehler
1981–82: Mary Mellein
1982–83: Raymond Stephens
1983–85: H.O. (Buzz) Triebold
1985–86: Del Weed
1986–87: Mike Ceser
1987–89: Azmi Imad
1989–90: Emery Sobottka
1990–91: Byron Tepper
1991–92: Richard Meibos
1992–93: Warren Safter
1993–94: Donald Robinson
1994–95: Harry Stiteler4
1995–96: James Beckett5
1996–97: Ron Angus
1997–98: Marty McDougall6
1998–99: Jimmy Matthews
1999–00: Roger Pugh
2000–01: Ray Richards
2001–02: Marty Shaub
2002–03: Andy Garcia-Rivera
2003–04: Sue Magor
2004–05: Matt Finucane
2005–06: Jim Robinson
2006–07: Robin Elliott7
2007–08: Cheri Hildreth
2008–09: Madelyn Miller
2009–10: Herb Wagner
2010–11: Maureen Kotlas
2011–12: Bruce Backus
2012–13: Courtney Kerr
2013–14: Patty Olinger
2014–15: Bill VanSchalkwyk
2015–16: Amy Orders
2016–17: Mary Crabtree
2017–18: Pat Wolf
2018–19: Tom Briggs
2019–20: Jerilyn Roberts
2020-21: John Fellers
2021-22: Meagan Fitzpatrick

Historical Reference

  1. Responsible for organizing meeting; organization was not in existence
  2. Presided over business meeting
  3. Campus Safety Association organized and first president chosen
  4. Name changed to Campus Safety, Health, and Environmental Management Association
  5. Ratification of National Safety Council division status; name changed to Campus Safety, Health, and Environmental Management Division
  6. Changed operating procedures; CSHEMA president was renamed chair to follow NSC procedures
  7. CSHEMA becomes independent organization
Committee Chairs
  • Advocacy Committee: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Harvard University (Chair); This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Cornell University (Co-chair)
  • Awards Committee: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Appointed 2021), South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (Chair); This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Appointed 2022), University of Central Florida (Co-chair)
  • Conference Planning: Joe Udelhofen, Carleton College; Conference Education Subcommittee– This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Boston University
  • Membership Committee: Peter Jayasekara, CUNY-LaGuardia Community College; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Nominations Committee: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Chair), Princeton University; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Chair), Texas A&M University; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., South Dakota School of Mines and Technology; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Gonzaga University; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of California
  • Professional Development Committee: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Tennessee Knoxville; Scott Bourdon
  • Scholarship Committee: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Texas Arlington; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Florida
Task Force Leaders
  • CSAP/Complete Safety Programs Task Force: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Pennsylvania State University; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Key Performance Indicators Task Force:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Missouri, Kansas City
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Montgomery College; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Georgia
Special Representation Liaisons
  • Higher Education Associations Sustainability Consortium (HEASC): This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Georgia
  • Chemical Insights: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of North Carolina Charlotte, 
  • Center for Campus Fire Safety: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Texas A&M University
  • Pistoia Alliance/CAS: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of California-Los Angeles
Symposia (Chair recruited by MEE)
  • Fall 2021 - Virtual - Scott Bourdon
  • Spring 2021 - Orlando - Brian Butkus 
  • Fall 2022 - Princeton University - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Spring 2023 - University of California Santa Barbara - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Fall 2023 - University of Wisconsin-Madison - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Spring 2024 - University of Texas-San Antonio - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Community of Practice Leaders
  • Animal Research: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Weill Cornell Medical College; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Arizona State University
  • Biosafety: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Texas A&M University; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Penn State; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Washington 
  • Embedded Safety: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  • Emergency Management: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., UNC Charlotte; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Princeton University
  • Environmental/Sustainability: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Eastern Virginia Medical School; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Univeristy of Tennessee Knoxville; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Maryland
  • Facilities Management: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Virginia; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Clemson University
  • Field Research Safety: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of California–Berkeley; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Cornell
  • Fine & Performing Arts: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Nova Southeastern University; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., UMass Amhurst
  • Fire & Life Safety:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Univeristy of Illinois at Chicago; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Nova Southeastern University; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Arizona
  • Industrial Hygiene: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Washington University–St. Louis; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Oklahoma State University
  • International Campuses: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., King Abdullah University of Science and Technology;This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., National University of Singapore
  • Lab Safety: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Duke University; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Marketing/Communications & Education: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Texas Tech University; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Oklahoma State University
  • Radiation Safety: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Portland State University; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Washington University in St. Louis
  • Research & Survey: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Louisiana State University; Wendy McCoy, Texas State University
  • Safety Culture: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. University of Florida ; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Tennessee - Knoxville
  • Small Schools: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., University of Richmond; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Gustavos Adolphus College
  • Technology: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Yale University; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Georgia Institute of Technology