Katie has over twenty years of experience as a safety professional. Her formal education is in Environmental Management. She holds the CHST designation from the Board of Ce rtified Safety Professionals as well as being a Subject Matter Expert in multiple disciplines. She is a Competent Person in the following areas; General safety and health provisions, Lead, Hearing Protection, Fall protection, Respirators, Ladders, and Rigging- Slings-inspections, she is also an expert in behavior safety.
Her experiences range from environmental management to heavy construction which consisted of underground, design-build, and utility work.
Katie has been the PGDS Director of Safety for over 7 years where her emphasis is on Risk Management and managing a World class safety program.