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We acknowledge, with grateful thanks, the many hours these individuals donate to the Association. Their companies have made a commitment to industrial safety and health that is recognized and appreciated. Through their efforts, and the efforts of all members, the safety record in our industry is continuing to improve.

Committee Chairs are encouraged to review these responsibilities periodically and re-write them, as necessary.

Members are encouraged to provide feedback to the committees either by contacting the chairs directly. Contact PPSA to join a committee.

Executive Committee
The Executive Committee will now take on the responsibilities of the Financial Committee and review PPSA’s accounts and annual budgets. This committee would maintain the old format and consist of all board member volunteers.
John Deveau (Chair), Paul Bierley, Steve Gearheart, Matthew Kanneberg, PPSA Staff

Conference Committee
The Conference and Sponsorship Committee is responsible for planning the annual conference and managing the sponsorship for the conference.
Paul Bierley (Chair), John DeveauTim Elizondo, Matthew Kanneberg, Shawn Powell, PPSA Staff

Membership and Vendor Committee
The Membership and Vendor Committee is responsible for all types of PPSA membership.
Randy Adams (Chair), Paul Bucek, John DeVeau, Tim Kubly, PPSA Staff

Educational Development
The Education Development Committee is responsible for developing annual courses for PPSA members and non-members
Larry Warren (Chair), Matthew Kanneberg, Larry Kilian, Shawn Powell, PPSA Staff

Awards and Nominations
The Awards and Nominating Committee is responsible for executing the Executive Eagle and PPSA Distinguished Service Awards. This committee will also be responsible for seeking out and recommending new Board Members
Steve Gearheart (Chair), Randy Adams, Terry Hughes, Pete Masias, PPSA Staff

Communications Committee
This committee is responsible for providing content for the various publications and non-event content outlets.
John DeVeau (Chair), Joy Ausman, Steve Gearheart, PPSA Staff