Mentoring Program

Fact: 45% of ASSP members have less than 5 years of membership in ASSP.

“I’ve learned that you shouldn’t go through life with a catcher’s mitt on both hands. You need to be able to throw something back.” — Maya Angelou

If you would like to throw something back by mentoring another safety and health professional, please provide your contact information and your top three (3) areas of expertise to

There is no specific requirement regarding the time you provide. It is a mentoring program designed for experienced safety and health professionals to help other less experienced colleagues. If you don’t have time to help when someone calls, they will be responsible for finding someone else on the list.

Name/Email Areas of Expertise
Daniel J Snyder, M.Ed, CSP, CHMM, CET Home-study Computer Based training for various safety certifications
Chris Merli Training and Auditing, Industrial Hygiene
Erin Mutert Loss Control, Insurance
Sheila Schmidt Insurance
David Callies Trenching and Excavation, Fleet Safety/D.O.T. Regulations, Blasting
Bill Dampf Electric and Natural Gas Distribution, Presentation Skills, Safety Auditing
AJ Gajdosik Insurance, Workers’ Compensation, Training, Emergency Preparation
Juliette Travous Asbestos, Hazardous Materials, Environmental Compliance

Revised 12/29/08