I retired as the Senior Industrial Hygienist and Emergency Manager for The University of Illinois Chicago (UIC). My safety career started in 1969 and I have loved every minute of it. I serve on the ASTM F23.65 International Respiratory Protection Committee on Protective Clothing and Respiratory Protection. I am Master level Instructor for FEMA/DHS and my accomplished include the recipient of the 2014, Illinois Emergency Management Agency-Emergency Management Achievement Award, the 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 – Gold Level DHS/FEMA/Center for Domestic Preparedness Excellence (in the indirect Training Program) Instructor awards and three Center for Domestic Preparedness 5.0 Perfect Instructor Awards. I have presented Professional Development Seminars for ASSP, ACGIH, CSHEMA, CUHMMC, DHS and others. I would be honored to assist the ASSP Greater Chicago Chapter in any way I can.