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Professional Experience

Kerry Group – Regional HSE Manager (East Coast-Remote) (May 2021 – Current)

Key Contributions & Achievements:

  • Spearheads HSE-related efforts across three vinegar sites on the East coast

  • Successfully implemented Kerry’s Life Safety Program across three sites

  • Achieved zero waste to landfill while reducing costs

Everyday Activities:

  • Conducts incident investigations to determine root cause & corrective actions as necessary

  • Designs and drives implementation of corrective actions formed from observations and incidents

  • Performs JSA’s, risk assessments, and leads contractor management efforts using ISN & Traction Guest

  • Designs and evaluates new or modified equipment, machines, and their safeguards to maximize safety

  • Spearheads all compliance efforts in regards to OSHA, the EPA, and other regulatory agencies

  • Ensures regulatory reports and permits (Stormwater, Wastewater, Tier II, etc.) are completed accurately, approved, and submitted in a timely manner across three sites

  • Designs and implements processes and procedures to mitigate hazardous workplace conditions

  • Establishes, tracks, and communicates HSE KPIs and trends to monitor leading and lagging indicators; provides timely updates and reports to executive management

  • Manages implementation, training, and management of all HSE-related software (Intelex, ISNetworld, Traction Guest, Alchemy Training, etc.) across the business unit

  • Proactively leads a network of HSE professionals across three sites

  • Performs budget analysis, budget forecasts, and cost-benefits analysis as they relate to HSE

  • Collaborates with engineering, operations, and quality to enhance the overall safety culture

  • Manages Kerry’s worker’s compensation program for three sites


Valiant Artificial Lift Solutions – Corporate HSE Specialist (April 2018 – May 2021)


Key Contributions & Achievements:

  • Developed and led the implementation of Valiant’s global safety and environmental policies, programs, and manuals

  • Established, maintained, and continually improved a process where employees were encouraged, empowered, and enabled to communicate HSE-related questions and concerns

  • Successfully managed efforts to reduce the incident rate by 3 points and maintained an incident rate of 0 thereafter


Everyday Activities:

  • Managed global safety efforts for the business with one direct report

  • Identified, assigned, and ensured employees received appropriate training at both corporate and field levels

  • Managed Valiant’s DOT and non-DOT fleet vehicles, fleet safety monitoring system, and PM system

  • Performed safety audits on the manufacturing processes related to building artificial lift equipment

  • Managed contractors through Valiant’s Avetta, PEC, and ISN accounts

  • Evaluated and re-designed processes and equipment to maximize safety

  • Conducted quarterly safety KPI and continuous improvement meetings with the Executive team and CEO

  • Reviewed HSE-related sections of Master Service Agreement (MSA) documents

  • Conducted HSE-related meetings with executive-level employees of Valiant’s customers

  • Developed Valiant’s corporate HSE strategies


ISN Software Corporation – Safety Specialist (April 2016 – April 2018)


Key Contributions & Achievements:

  • Directly managed a team of reviewers who completed OSHA, MSHA, and EPA citation reviews for over 30,000 companies

  • Directly managed a team of reviewers who completed over 50,000 reviews of OSHA documents (300 logs & 300A summary forms)

  • Conducted pre-sales presentations to Executive Management of potential customers (Microsoft, Nike, etc.)


Everyday Activities:

  • Researched, developed, and enhanced health and safety review protocols across the world

  • Assisted and supported ISNetworld contractor/ supplier clients with safety programs and concerns

  • Performed numerous desktop audits of health and safety programs

  • Coordinated various review protocol development and implementation initiatives

  • Proactively analyzed processes and brought forth ideas for continuous improvement

  • Supported and participated in the organization's Continuous Improvement Program to conform to ISO 9001 requirements by complying with the Quality Policy and procedures and meeting QMS objectives

  • Assisted customers with software implementation and overall platform management

  • Reviewed Citation information from OSHA, MSHA, and EPA databases

  • Incorporated OSHA regulation changes into workplaces, processes, and programs (HAZCOM update)


Husqvarna Outdoor Products – HSE Specialist to HSE Manager of Assembly Operations (January 2015 – April 2016)


Key Contributions & Achievements:

  • Reduced the incident rate by 2 points in a year and a half

  • Implemented an employee-driven Central Safety Committee

  • Designed and implemented a near-miss program that led to a decrease in workplace incidents by 25%

  • Spearheaded efforts to pass an OSHA VPP re-certification audit


Everyday Activities:

  • Conducted Incident Investigations to determine root cause & corrective actions

  • Maintained tracking of PIV inspections, BBS program, monthly OSHA trainers and corrective actions

  • Conducted employee safety orientation and training on various topics

  • Participated in ISO 9001 & 14001 environmental & quality internal/external audits

  • Conducted, analyzed, and tracked weekly air quality readings for facility test booths

  • Conducted weekly supervisor safety meetings and monthly Central Safety Committee meetings

  • Managed OSHA Voluntary Protection Program projects and audits

  • Initiated and facilitated 5S (Safety) plant audits and Central Safety Committee safety audits

  • Designed and evaluated machine/robotic safeguards during engineering meetings

Author of  "The Beginner's Guide to the Environmental, Health and Safety Profession" a best selling book sold exclusively on Amazon. 

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