NSC Experts

National Safety Council Subject Matter Experts

Amy Artuso, MPH
Senior Program Manager, Occupant Protection

Area of expertise: Child safety in and around vehicles, occupant protection, safety in homes and communities

Jenny M. Burke, J.D., M.S.
Senior Director, Advocacy

Areas of expertise: Safety in homes and communities, and on the road

Morgan Cihak
Program Manager, Teen Injury Prevention

Areas of expertise: Teen transportation safety and substance misuse prevention

Rachael Cooper
Senior Program Manager for Opioid Use Harm Prevention

Areas of expertise: Home and community safety

John Dony
Director, Campbell Institute, and Director, EHS and Sustainability

Areas of expertise: EHS management, sustainability, leading indicators, Campbell Institute

Alex Epstein
Director, Transportation Safety

Areas of expertise: Vehicle automation, safety on the road

Tammy Franks
Program Manager, Home and Community Injury Prevention

Areas of expertise: Injury prevention, home and community safety

Amy K. Harper, PhD, CSP, SMS
Director, Workplace Strategy and Consulting Operations

Areas of expertise: Safety at work

Julian Hoffman
Senior Manager, Government Affairs

Areas of expertise: Safety at work, in homes and communities, and on the road

Ken Kolosh
Manager of Statistics

Areas of expertise: Research and statistics, Injury Facts

Tara Leystra Ackerman
State Government Affairs Manager

Areas of expertise: Safety at work, in homes and communities, and on the road

Jane Mellow
Senior Program Manager, Road to Zero

Areas of expertise: Safety at on the road

Tom Musick
Senior Program Manager, Transportation Safety

Areas of expertise: Transportation safety, vehicle recalls

Kelly Nantel
Vice President, Communications and Advocacy

Areas of expertise: Safety at work, in homes and communities, and on the road

Lisa Robinson, CFLE
Senior Program Manager, Employer Traffic Safety Programs

Area of expertise: Safety on the road

James Solomon
Director, Defensive Driving Program Development & Training

Areas of expertise: Driving instruction, safety on the road

Claire Stroer
Program Manager, Substance Use Harm Prevention

Areas of expertise: Home and community safety

Jane Terry
Senior Director, Government Affairs

Area of expertise: Safety at work, in homes and communities, and on the road

Jonathan D. Thomas
Senior Director, Research and Safety Management Solutions

Area of expertise: Safety at work

Emily Whitcomb

Emily Whitcomb, MPH
Senior Program Manager, Fatigue

Areas of expertise: Community, transportation and workplace injury prevention

NSC Physician Speakers Bureau

NSC has made available the Physician Speakers Bureau, composed of medical experts who specifically address opioid dependence, addiction and treatment. Their focus is on providing prescriber education. Learn more about this program.


Dr. Alaa Abd-Elsayed
NSC Physician Speakers Bureau

Area of expertise: Opioid and Addiction Prescriber Education

Dr. Ezekiel Fink
NSC Physician Speakers Bureau

Area of expertise: Opioid and Addiction Prescriber Education

Dr. Thomas "Tommy" Hysler, MPH
NSC Physician Speakers Bureau

Area of expertise: Opioid and Addiction Prescriber Education

Dr. Natalie Kirilichin
NSC Physician Speakers Bureau

Areas of expertise: Opioid and Addiction Prescriber Education