The NSC Marion Martin Award honors women who have achieved professional excellence in the safety field. Nominees also must have accomplished one of the following:
- Influenced other women to pursue careers in the safety field
- Opened doors for women in a safety employment setting that are historically and professionally limited to them
- Advanced opportunities for women within the safety field
Nominations for the 2017 award closed on May 14. For more information, email Sarah Van Huis at Sarah.VanHuis@nsc.org.
Meet the 2016 Award Winners
Winnie Dee Schubert (left) and Annette Sandberg
National Safety Council Women's Caucus presented 2016 Marion Martin Recognition awards to
Winnie Dee Schubert, operations integrity manager at ExxonMobil, and
Annette M. Sandberg, CEO of TransSafe Consulting LLC. Sandburg also is of Counsel with Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson and Feary, where she advises motor carriers, logistics companies and shippers in transportation regulatory compliance and motor carrier safety.
The award celebrates the accomplishments of women in the safety field who have achieved professional excellence and have helped pave the way to success for other women in safety. Nominees demonstrate excellence in a variety of professional settings and personify excellence on the international, national, regional or local level.
Winners were awarded during the NSC Women's Caucus luncheon at the NSC spring meeting.