NSC Women's Division

The NSC Women's Division

NSC Women's Caucus (now Women's Division) at the 2018 NSC Congress & Expo in Houston

Welcome to the NSC Women's Division. We're so glad you are here. Not a member? Join Today

Spring Meeting Update

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Division Spring Meeting did not happen as planned. We are looking forward to seeing everyone at the NSC Congress & Expo in Indianapolis, Oct. 6. Agenda and Registration will be available soon.

Women's Division Committees

The Women’s Division Committees meet regularly and always welcome new voices. Please contact [email protected] if you have any questions about these committees:

  • Awards and Recognition
  • Women's Workplace Issues
  • Recruitment and Retention

Educational Opportunities

The Women’s Division is hosting a webinar series to educate all safety professionals on common workplace hazards that may affect female employees differently or disproportionately.

Upcoming Webinars

  • 1 p.m. June 18
    Women in Leadership with Treasa Turnbeaugh, CEO of BCSP

    Registration information coming soon.

Recorded Webinars

Check out the full library of Divisions webinars here.

Panel Discussion

Why Diversity and Inclusion Matter in Safety
1 p.m. July 23, 2020

Presented as a technical session at the Southern Safety Conference and Expo in New Orleans

Other Engagement Opportunities

Bullying and Harassment Position

Would you like to be a part of the review process for the Bullying and Harassment Policy Position? The Women’s Division is looking for a committee lead and committee members who can help with this project between now and the end of 2020. Please contact Sarah Van Huis or Shelley Brown if you’re interested.

Tell Your Story

Are you interested in sharing your safety story? The National Safety Council has three opportunities:

  • For all Safety Professionals: Safety+Health Magazine highlights safety professionals in the “My Story” section of the magazine. About 500 words, for individuals at all levels.
  • For Safety Professionals with 15 or more years of experience: Tell how you’ve seen safety change over the period you’ve been in safety for the Safety First Blog. Interested candidates should contact Sarah Van Huis for more information.

Act as an Award or Scholarship Reviewer

The Marion Martin Award, Distinguished Service to Safety Awards and NSC Scholarships need you! If you’re interested in participating as a reviewer please contact Sarah Van Huis for more information and requirements. Scholarship needs reviewers beginning April 20; awards need reviewers beginning May 11.

Interested in a volunteer leadership position? Email [email protected].

Women's Division Leadership Team

Shelley Brown

Vice Chair/Recruitment and Retention Chair
Juliana Ruggieri

Awards and Recognition Chair
Shawne Walthall

Women’s Workplace Issues Chair
Cassandra Dillon

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