Did you know that society elections are currently underway? You should have received information on the process and your ballot as of March 1st. This year we will be electing a new Region V Vice-President, the Senior VP (who ascends to the role of President-elect and President), a VP of Professional Affairs, a VP of Region Affairs, and several Assistant Administrators for Practice Specialties. Please take some time now to be an informed voter and review the candidates information at www.asse.org/elections. Every vote counts!
In addition, we will also be voting in the next month for a 2017-2018 Secretary. Jake Boulware is a candidate for this position for the 2017-2018 year. Please see Jake’s information below and keep an eye out for our own chapter election in the next few weeks.
EDUCATION: University of Wisconsin-Whitewater: Bachelor of Science in Occupational Health and Safety; Emphasis in Construction and Ergonomics
CERTIFICATIONS: OSHA 500 , OSHA 30 Hour in General Industry Safety & Health, and Construction. First Aid, CPR & AED Certified. Certified Asbestos Inspector, and Certified Rigging Instructor.
Total Mechanical, Inc. (Safety Director) November 2012-Present
MEJATC (Safety Trainer) June, 2015 – Present – Teach OSHA 30 along with other safety and health topics for the Local 494.
Platt Construction Co (Construction Safety Specialist) May 2011-November 2012
CESA 10 (Environmental Technician) December 2010-May 2011
VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES: Coach youth speed skaters for the Badger Speed Skating Club of Milwaukee. Boys basketball coach. Pius XI assistant girls golf coach.