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Network with top young safety professionals worldwide. National Safety Council Young Professionals Division member benefits include:
Young Professionals Division members can share tips or post a question on the group's Facebook page. Not a Division member yet? Join today.
Become an advocate for college students interested in a safety career by introducing them to free student membership offered by NSC. Advocates visit local colleges and universities that have safety industry-related classes and clubs. They explain NSC membership, review student membership program documents and give a presentation on the benefits of student membership, NSC scholarships, the NSC Divisions and the NSC mentoring program.
Get more details about the advocate program, and download the PowerPoint presentation to get started right away.
The Division also is organizing a mentor program that will partner working safety and health professionals (Young Professionals Division members) with NSC student members. Students will regularly communicate with their mentor, who can assist with educational questions, give career advice, offer possible work or internship opportunities, recommended professional resources and more.
Students should contact Christy Maes, NSC program manager, [email protected].
Thank you for your interest in joining the Young Professional's Division! We are always looking for additional safety professionals who are motivated, talented and dedicated individuals. Join us to help move safety forward in your workplace, your community, your roadways, your state, and your country. Your participation within this division will allow for great professional growth, networking with world class leaders and a wealth of resources from NSC. Please join us as we work with the National Safety Council to “End preventable deaths in our life time”!
Kristen ChipmanYoung Professionals Division Chair
Kristen ChipmanEnvironmental, Health and Safety SupervisorCianbro Fabrication & Coatings CorporationDivision Chair
Vaughn HayesDirector of OperationsHopkins PropaneDivision Vice-Chair
Christy Maes[email protected]NSCDivision Program Manager
Chris OsterhoutSystem Safety SpecialistSound TransitDivision Secretary
Lydell BanksSafety Manager - Central RegionFirstGroup AmericaImmediate Past Chair
Shelley BrownAEComDivision Delegate
David HunyarARCO-MurrayDivision Delegate
Peter SullivanAccenture ConsultingMember-at-large
Amanda HornerKansas Traffic Safety Resource OfficeCommunications Chair
Travis ParkerLee MechanicalLeadership Development Chair
Jeff KozubDow ChemicalMembership Chair
Adam BatesTerminixStrategic Planning Chair
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