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Chapter Objectives

  • Advance the management and technology of System Safety in all areas of human endeavor where a systematic approach and analytical evaluation directed toward hazard control can be applied.
  • Improve the dissemination of information between individuals in this field and related fields.
  • Improve public understanding of the discipline.
  • Promote and improve System Safety as a profession.
  • Promote within the Chapter's jurisdiction the activities and objectives of the International System Safety Society.

 

Chapter Officers

Melissa Waters

President

Melissa Waters
A-P-T Research
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Dave West

Immediate Past President

Dave West
SAIC
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Melissa Waters

Vice President

Pam Kanik
COLSA

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Jason Rupert

Secretary

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COLSA
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Ken Rose

Treasurer

Ken Rose
U.S. Army
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Don Swallom

Webmaster

Don Swallom
U.S. Army
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