Safety Committee

Patrick Gagnon and Nick Ormasen are co-chairs of the University Safety Committee which meets monthly. Members are appointed by the President to represent the campus community of students, faculty and staff. The Committee identifies and listens to safety concerns of the community, analyzes appropriate responses, and makes recommendations directly to the President and the Safety Compliance Task Force. All members of the campus community are welcome to attend safety committee meetings in order to report safety concerns. Safety concerns can also be reported to the committee by E-mail or by contacting any member of the safety committee.

Immediate safety concerns should be reported to Campus Safety and Security at 229-5555.

The next Safety Committee meeting will be Friday, April 2nd, 2021 remotely via Zoom.  It is requested that any new business to be added to the Agenda be forwarded to Susan C. Johnson no later than Friday, March 26th.  Requests for the Zoom meeting invitation may also be directed to Susan C. Johnson.

Most recent agenda

Report a safety hazard or make a safety suggestion here - Report Safety Hazard/Safety Suggestion Form.  Notify Safety and Security at (315) 229-5555 to report hazards immediately.

Winter Walking Safety Tips - Avoiding Slips and Falls

Minutes from past meetings

Committee Charge

Committee Members:

  Name      Title        Phone Extension

   Pat Gagnon        Assistant Vice President of Safety & Security and Emergency Management  5609

  William Ritchie  Campus Support Service, Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator5607

  Nick Ormasen    Director of Purchasing and Environmental Health & Safety5303

  Traci Grainger  Executive Director of Finance5543

  Susan C. Johnson  Safety Committee Secretary, Assistant to the AVP of Safety & Security and Emergency Management  5010

  David Geleta  Dining and Conference Services Director  5982

  Dan Seaman  Facilities Operation , Director  5632/5613

  Jim Kozsan  Facilities Operations, Manager  5625

  Marcus Sherburne  Facilities Operations, Grounds Manager  5610

  Jill Pflugheber  Biology, Radiation Safety Officer  5645

  Stacie La Pierre  RLC & Housing, Asst Director  5250

  Tara Tent  Director of Counseling Services  5392

  Ethan Townsend Intercollegiate Athletics, Head Men's and Women's Nordic Skiing Coach  5530

  Noelle Black  Student Representative 

  Naomi Fernandez  Student Representative 

  Marsha Sawyer  Project Director CSTEP & McNair Grant  5605

  Tim Kinch  General Laborer - Facilities Operations  5601

  Steve Richards  Receiving and Storage - Dining Services  5606

  Suna Stone-McMasters  Chemical Hygiene & Environmental Compliance Officer  5105

  Mary Charleston  Residence Life, Senior Secretary  5250

  Kasarian Dane  Associate Professor of Art & Art History  5189

  Sharmela Garcia-Martin  Director of Student Accessibility Services  5533

  Stacey Vassar  Coordinator of General and Organic Labs  5487

  Vacancy  Thelmo Representative