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Manager Air Force

Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
January 01, 2017

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Experienced Environmental, Occupational Safety and Health Professional

***** ********** *****, **********, ** 45241 / / 513-***-**** Summary

Experienced environmental, occupational safety and health manager, with an established history of developing effective programs that balance regulatory compliance with lowering associated costs.


Proven industrial EH&S management


Experienced multidiscipline accident


Accomplished at generating revenue

through EH&S training

University-level curriculum developer

and instructor

Professional Background


VMX, Inc., Detroit, MI (Temporary Project for Heritage Environmental) Sep 16–Date

Managing hazardous and industrial waste activities for a renovation project for Ford Motor Company in Sharonville, OH


Ply Gem, Inc., Sidney, OH Apr 15–Jul 16

Coordinated environmental permitting activities toward introducing a new process

Repositioned the hazardous waste management to lower disposal costs

Revised and revamped a dormant “Safety Stand-Down” system SAFETY SUPERINTENDENT

178th Wing, Ohio Air National Guard, Springfield, OH Dec 01–May 15

Slashed accident rates by greater than 20 % for the more than 2,600 personnel employed at three independent work locations

Created a detailed system to track and analyze accidents that was noted as being one of the top programs of its type in the Air National Guard

Established a one-of-a-kind motorcycle safety training program, achieving a 0% serious accident rate for over 200 students in two training seasons

Awarded the Air Force Commendation and Meritorious Service Medals, for dedicated and commendable service, and exceptional knowledge

Selected as one of only three safety professionals to perform the initial disaster response during the Hurricane Katrina recovery


Environmental Resource Training Center, University of Findlay, Findlay, OH Oct 95-Apr 98

Generated nearly a $500,000 in annual training revenue managing a national contract with a major automotive manufacturer

Led a cadre of 15 instructors providing EPA and OSHA training to over 4,700 students via more than 300 classes annually at 42 manufacturing sites

Developed awareness training covering RCRA, CERCLA, TSCA, SARA, HAZMAT and related topics tailored for each client and location


179th Aerial Port Squadron, Ohio ANG, Mansfield, OH May 96-Dec 01

Primary technical expert and supervisor for shipping dangerous goods, explosives, and David Arthur 2 P a g e

other sensitive cargo by air

Managed air transport operations as the assistant supervisor in charge of Air Terminal Operations

Personally invited by other units to manage their contingency airlift planning and execution PRESIDENT

Environmental Educators, Inc., Boise, ID Apr 92-Oct 95

Reduced remediation costs for industrial clients by as much as 80%

Achieved a 0% accident and injury rate over four years as an occupational safety and health consultant and remedial Site Safety Officer

Provided expert testimony before the Idaho state legislature, as well as EPA permitting boards

Presented technical papers and training at national environmental, hazardous waste, and pollution prevention conferences

Developed and conducted individualized HAZWOPER training throughout the Pacific Northwest


Dart Trucking Co., Boise Terminal, Boise, ID Feb 88-Apr 90

Created the Western Regional Safety Manager position, responsible for all safety management and accident investigation west of the Mississippi

Managed Hazardous Waste Flatbed Operations that generated annual revenues of more than $3 million


3760th Technical Training Group, Sheppard AFB, TX

Attained the second-highest pass rate by15%, in a section of 20 instructors

Personally certified more than 1,000 students worldwide to transport dangerous goods by air


BACHELOR OF SCIENCE Boise State University

Major: Environmental Health / Minors: Biology and Chemistry ASSOCIATE IN APPLIED SCIENCE Community Col lege of the Air Force Major: Occupational Safety and Health

ASSOCIATE IN APPLIED SCIENCE Community Col lege of the Air Force Major: Instructor of Technology and Military Science ASSOCIATE IN APPLIED SCIENCE Community Col lege of the Air Force Major: Logistics

OSHA 501 Approval, OSHA OTI, University of Cincinnati Feb 08-Feb 16 HAZWOPER Technician, Apollo Technical Center Nov 2015 DoT HAZMAT Transportation Certificate, Lion Technology Aug 2016 Affiliations

Former Member and Chairman, Springfield-Clark County Safety Council Former Member, Safe Communities Coalition, Clark County, OH Former Member, National Environmental, Safety and Health Training Association

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