Dr. Wes Scott has more than 30 years of experience in the bio-medical, engineering, environmental and occupational safety and health fields. While working with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Federal Emergency Management Agency he provided leadership and technical direction for disaster assessment and relief; developed structural theories and solutions; conducted training; and implemented safety programs in over 20 locations.
As corporate facility manager/EHS director for one of the country's largest medical laboratories, he was responsible for the administration, development, and coordination of all facility and safety programs at the main laboratory campus and associated facilities throughout North America.
As Consulting Services Director at the National Safety Council, Wes provides oversight for consulting and core course and other occupational training instruction for open enrollment and on-site programs as well as providing technical and curriculum input for the development, implementation, and modification of occupational safety and health training programs, services and systems. Wes identifies safety and health needs in the marketplace that can be satisfied with existing consulting/training expertise or recommends consideration for the development of new technical capabilities.
Wes holds a B.S. in Business Management from the University of Maryland; an M.S in Civil Engineering from Howard University; and a PhD in Engineering Management from the University of Maryland.