Chapter Goal

  • To develop and promote educational programs for obtaining the knowledge required to perform the functions of a safety professional.
  • To develop and disseminate local, information and materials that will carry out the purposes of the Chapter, the Society, and serve the public.
  • To provide and/or support forums for the interchange and acquisition of professional knowledge among its members.
  • To foster liaisons with local organizations of related disciplines.
  • To inaugurate and implement programs and projects consistent with the purposes of the Chapter and the Society.
  • To conduct its affairs in a manner that will reflect the standards, purposes, and objectives of the Society.

The Chapter is located in Empire State Area of Region VIII; the Chapter’s geographical area is defined as follows: fifteen counties in Eastern New York (Ulster, Dutchess, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Albany, Schenectady, Schoharie, Fulton, Montgomery, Saratoga, Washington, Warren, Essex, and Clinton)

  • President
    Kenton Wengert

  • Vice President
    Etienne Alembong

  • Secretary
    Caroline Krupski

  • Treasurer
    Tanija Maynard

  • Program Chair
    Bill Verhayden

  • Membership Chair & Past President
    Joel Paradee