Staff List

Anna Ferrin

Safety Compliance Auditor

Anna Ferrin

Safety Compliance Auditor

I Can Help You With:
  • Annual audits
Mission Statement: We are committed to providing expertise in safety and health to better the lives of our university community and inspiring others to do the same.

April Marshall, CIH, CSP, CHMM

Clinical Care Safety Manager/Senior Industrial Hygienist

April Marshall, CIH, CSP, CHMM

Clinical Care Safety Manager/Senior Industrial Hygienist

I Can Help You With:
  • Hazard/Exposure Assessments
  • OSHA Compliance
  • PPE Selection
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Industrial Hygiene Questions
Mission Statement: We provide continuous excellence in occupational and environmental health and safety to all of our institutional partners in achieving their success. Our goal is to be your partners in safety.

Brandon Newell

Research Safety Specialist/Industrial Hygienist

Brandon Newell

Research Safety Specialist/Industrial Hygienist

I Can Help You With:
  • Research Safety
  • Chemical hygiene, Chemical waste, and Chemical storage
  • IACUC
  • General lab safety
  • Exposure assessments
  • PPE selection
Our mission is for you to go home as healthy as when you came to work. Think safe. Act safe. Be safe.

Bryson Ockey

Training and Communication Coordinator

Bryson Ockey

Training and Communication Coordinator

I Can Help You With:
  • Providing details of trainings offered by OEHS
  • Scheduling a training event for your department
  • Cheering for the Utes at any of their athletic events. GO UTES!!!
Our Mission is for you to go home as healthy as you

Chris Kay

Industrial Hygienist

Chris Kay

Industrial Hygienist

I Can Help You With:
  • Asbestos Inspection
  • PPE Selection
  • Hazard/Exposure Assessment
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Storm Water Pollution Prevention Training
  • Illicit Discharge Investigations
Our mission is for you to go home as healthy as you came to work. Think safe. Act safe. Be safe.

Christian Buehler

Environmental Compliance Coordinator

Christian Buehler

Environmental Compliance Coordinator

I Can Help You With:
  • SWPPP Reviews
  • SWPPP Inspections
  • Notice of Terminations (NOI)
Mission Statement: Together we can ensure that only clean water goes down the drain.

Clint Haymond

University Fire Marshal

Clint Haymond

University Fire Marshal

I Can Help You With:
  • Fire Code Compliance.
  • Fire Drills and Fire Safety Training.
  • Fire Education.
  • Fire Permits.
Mission Statement: Serve the University by providing fire and life safety inspections and community education services to help prevent fires and enhance public safety in all buildings.

Dana Parker

Environmental Technician

Dana Parker

Environmental Technician

I Can Help You With:
  • Waste Disposal
  • Chemical Storage
  • Lab Management System
Mission Statement: We are committed to providing expertise in safety and health to better the lives of our university community and inspiring others to do the same.

Derek Hedquist

Assistant Biosafety Officer

Derek Hedquist

Assistant Biosafety Officer

I Can Help You With:
  • Registering with the Institutional Biosafety Committee
  • Risk Assessments for Biological Agents
  • Biosafety Training
  • Laboratory Inspections
Mission Statement: OEHS is dedicated to the proposition that no job is so important that you cannot take the time to do it safely. We achieve

Gregory Walters

HazMat Manager

Gregory Walters

HazMat Manager

I Can Help You With:
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal
  • Hazardous Materials or Dangerous Goods Shipping
  • Environmental Regulatory Compliance
  • Emergency Response
  • Biohazardous Waste Disposal
Mission Statement: OEHS promotes workplace practices that result in the preservation and development of university resources including employees, the environment and campus facilities by meeting

James Stubbs

Associate Director

James Stubbs

Associate Director

I Can Help You With:
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Regulatory Interpretation
  • Best Practices Recommendations
  • OEHS Support Services
  • Building a Positive Safety Culture
Mission Statement: Our life’s work at OEHS is to promote continual, active improvement in the overall culture of safety at all levels of the University of Utah organization. We look to the future, working with faculty and staff, to lead the way in creating and implementing the world class safety programs that support excellence, innovation, and research at the University of Utah.

Jen Stones

Occupational Safety Manager

Jen Stones

Occupational Safety Manager

I Can Help You With:
  • Hazard/Assessments
  • PPE Selection
  • Asbestos Inspection
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • OSHA compliance
Mission Statement: Our mission is for you to go home as healthy as you came to work. Think safe. Act safe. Be safe.

Jennie Bothwell

Executive Admin

Jennie Bothwell

Executive Admin

I Can Help You With:
  • Directing you to your building specialist or other appropriate employee to help with your situation.
  • I can help with ordering supplies and customer invoices.
  • Help answer your questions.
Mission Statement: We are committed to providing expertise in safety and health to better the lives of our university community and inspiring others to do the same.

Jill Frei

Safety Compliance Auditor

Jill Frei

Safety Compliance Auditor

I Can Help You With:
  • Annual Health and Safety Audits
Mission Statement: OEHS is dedicated to the proposition that no job is so important that you cannot take the time to do it safely.

John Bird

University Fire Prevention Specialist

John Bird

University Fire Prevention Specialist

I Can Help You With:
  • Fire Code Compliance.
  • Fire Drills and Fire Safety Training.
  • Fire Education.
  • Fire Permits.
Mission Statement: Serve the University by providing fire and life safety inspections and community education services to help prevent fires and enhance public safety in all buildings

Kaitlin Loosle

Industrial Hygienist

Kaitlin Loosle

Industrial Hygienist

I Can Help You With:
  • Hazard/Assessments
  • PPE Selection
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • OSHA compliance
Our mission is for you to go home as healthy as you came to work. Think safe. Act safe. Be safe

Marty Shaub CEM , UCEM

Managing Director

Marty Shaub CEM , UCEM

Managing Director

I Can Help You With:
  • Regulatory interpretation
  • Best practices recommendations or a new or different kind of support
  • Service from OEHS than what we currently have
Mission Statement: OEHS exists to serve the operating divisions at the U

Matt Lundquist

Research Safety Manager

Matt Lundquist

Research Safety Manager

I Can Help You With:
  • Research Safety
  • Chemical hygiene, Chemical waste, and Chemical storage
  • IACUC
  • General lab safety
Our mission is for you to go home as healthy as when you came to work. Think safe. Act safe. Be safe.

Michael Brehm, P.E.

Manager, Environmental Protection

Michael Brehm, P.E.

Manager, Environmental Protection

I Can Help You With:
  • Stormwater permitting and compliance.
  • Air Quality and Emissions permitting and compliance.
  • Regulated Waste program services and compliance.
  • Other environmental impact questions or concerns.
Mission Statement: Support the University community in advancing and achieving continual environmental compliance in a professional and objective manner.

Nathan Barlow

Environmental Technician

Nathan Barlow

Environmental Technician

I Can Help You With:
  • Hazardous Material Pickup
  • Lab Management System
  • Hazardous Spill Response
Mission Statement: OEHS is dedicated to the proposition that no job is so important that you cannot take the time to do it safely. We achieve this by providing high quality

Neil Bowles Ph.D

Biosafety Officer

Neil Bowles Ph.D

Biosafety Officer

I Can Help You With:
  • Registering with the Institutional Biosafety Committee
  • Risk Assessments for Biological Agents
  • Biosafety Training
  • Laboratory Inspections
Mission Statement: To support safe, secure and responsible research by assuring the safety of researchers, research materials, the environment and the public. Think Safe, Act Safe, Be Safe.

Peter Martinez

UU Health Care Fire Marshal

Peter Martinez

UU Health Care Fire Marshal

I Can Help You With:
  • Fire and Life Safety questions
  • Fire and Life Safety Prevention
  • Fire and Life Regulator Enforcement and Compliance
  • Fire and Life Safety Plan Review
Mission Statement: We are committed to fire and life safety and fire prevention to better the lives of our university and hospital community and inspiring others to do the same.

Reginald Beales

Industrial Hygienist, Research Safety Officer, Laser Safety Officer

Reginald Beales

Industrial Hygienist, Research Safety Officer, Laser Safety Officer

I Can Help You With:
  • Research safety
  • Chemical hygiene
  • Exposure assessments
  • General lab safety
  • PPE selection
  • Lab Management System (LMS) questions
  • Laser safety evaluations and training
Mission Statement: Our mission is for you to go home as healthy as when you came to work. Think safe. Act safe. Be safe.

Scott Nagle

Fire Prevention Specialist

Scott Nagle

Fire Prevention Specialist

I Can Help You With:
  • Fire & Life Safety Prevention
  • Code Red Drills
  • Fire Inspections and Monitoring
  • Fire Safety Training
Mission Statement: We are committed to Fire Prevention by providing education & monitoring to the Hospital/University Community.

Sophia Gagakuma, PMP, ITIL

Sr. Business Data Analyst

Sophia Gagakuma, PMP, ITIL

Sr. Business Data Analyst

I Can Help You With:
  • Access Management to the laboratory Management system and BioRaft
  • Troubleshooting OEHS website issues
  • Navigating OEHS software

Steve Natrop

Steve Natrop

Travis R.Staley

UU Health Care Sr. Fire Prevention Specialist – Deputy Fire Marshal

Travis R.Staley

UU Health Care Sr. Fire Prevention Specialist – Deputy Fire Marshal

I Can Help You With:
  • Fire and Life Safety questions
  • Fire and Life Safety Prevention
  • Fire and Life Regulator Enforcement and Compliance
Mission Statement: We are committed to fire and life safety and fire prevention to better the lives of our university and hospital community and inspiring others to do the same.

Tyler Fredsall

Environmental Technician

Tyler Fredsall

Environmental Technician

I Can Help You With:
  • Hazardous material pickup
  • Lab management system
  • Hazardous spill response
Mission Statement: We are dedicated to reducing injury, accidents, and environmental impact and ensuring compliance.

Tyson Chase

Accounting & IS Specialist

Tyson Chase

Accounting & IS Specialist

I Can Help You With:
  • Financial and billing questions
  • Resolving invoices, journal entries, and financial reports
  • Navigating CIS for financial information
Mission Statement: OEHS promotes workplace practices that result in the preservation and development of university resources including employees, the environment and campus facilities by meeting or exceeding regulatory standards.