The examCORE subject matter experts include authors, renowned academics, and senior-level practicing SH&E professionals dedicated to serving the professional community. Together, this team of instructors and contributors represents over 350 years of combined SH&E experience.
Regina McMichael, President of The Learning Factory, Inc., has over 30 years of experience in safety and health education, training, communication and leadership. Her experience spans the construction, insurance, aerospace, automotive, and service industries.
Jessica Richardson develops and manages occupational health and safety management systems and training and performance improvement programs in high-risk industries. She is the Senior Manager, Professional and Organizational Advancement for BCSP.
Leslie Rex Stockel has 30 years of experience in the safety and health profession, working in education and both public and private sector organizations. She is currently an Assistant Professor of Professional Practice at Oklahoma State University in Fire Protection & Safety Engineering Technology.
Tim Azbill has 30 years of experience delivering organizational training and development solutions. Currently the Director of LJB University, Tim has built and led global training programs in the public and private sector.
Currently serving as Professional and Organizational Advancement Manager at BCSP, Dr. Colin Brown is an environmental health and safety (HSE) professional and educator with extensive experience spanning metals recycling, manufacturing, academia, healthcare, and biopharmaceuticals.
With over 20 years of occupational safety and health management experience, Joaquin Diaz has overseen the development and implementation of large construction company Health, Safety, and Environmental Management Systems.
Lon Ferguson is a retired Professor of the Safety Sciences Department at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. In addition to his work as a safety consultant, Dr. Ferguson served on ASSP's Educational Standard Committee for 10 years.
A past president of the American Society of Safety Engineers, Samuel. J. Gualardo is a dynamic and nationally recognized expert in occupational safety and health management. His consulting firm, National Safety Consultants Inc., specializes in helping organizations significantly change their safety culture and attain safety performance excellence.
Carl Heinlein has contributed to successful safety initiatives of multiple construction clients with American Contractors Insurance Group (ACIG) since 2002. Previously, he was the Director of Construction Services for FDR Safety and is also the past National Safety & Health Director for the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America.
Thom Kramer is a managing principal at LJB with over 24 years of experience. He is an internationally recognized expert in applying engineering and safety practices to reduce risk for workers at heights, specializing in fall protection systems.
Bruce K. Lyon is Vice President and Director of Risk Management Services for Hays Companies. With over 38 years of experience directing risk services for both national and global organizations, Bruce specializes in risk assessment, team-based problem solving, safety management systems, and ergonomics.
Zachary Northcutt is the owner of Texas Safety Solutions, LLC and a Senior Safety Advisor for the Texas Air National Guard. Zack believes in putting all of his efforts into leading indicators to reduce financial burden, all while reducing incident rates.
Georgi Popov is a professor in the School of Geoscience, Physics, and Safety at the University of Central Missouri. A published author and national conference speaker. Dr. Popov received the ASSP Outstanding Safety Educator award in 2017.
The owner of Beam Tutoring, Katie Beam's greatest skill and joy is making complex concepts clear and accessible to frustrated students. She has nearly 8 years' experience as a one-on-one middle school and high school math and English tutor.
Mandi Kime is a Central Washington University alumnus of the safety and health management program and currently serves as the director of safety for AGC of Washington. She also has a bachelor’s degree in foreign language and teaches Spanish for supervisors in the construction industry.