The University Health & Safety Committee was formed by the Campus Administration to ensure the health and safety of all university employees. The Committee meets monthly to review campus policies and make recommendations to the Administration.

Committee Charter

Committee Bylaws


Contact the Committee

Safety Recognition Program


Michael Mayers, Memorial Union, 541-737-4105 email
Dan Kermoyan, Environmental Health & Safety, 541-737-2505 email
Tom Doyle, Environmental Health & Safety, 541-737-8257 email

Heidi Lively Melton, Insurance and Risk Management Services, 541-737-2916 email
Brian Stroup, University Housing & Dining, 541-737-3290 email
Ariel Leshchinsky, Student Health Services, 541-737-4519 email
Carrie Burkholder, College of Agricultural Sciences, 541-737-5818 email
Ryan Mitchell, Chair, HSBC/Veterinary Medicine, email
Stephanie Harrison, Facilities Services Work Coordination Center, email
Debi Rothermund, College of Healthemail
Rachel Burgess, 
Valley Library, 541-737-8914 email
Tarrigon Van Denburg, 
College of Engineering, 541-737-0978 email
Mike Bamberger, 
Emergency Preparedness, 541-737-4713, email
Laura Beaver, 
College of Health, 541-737-5049 email
Shirley Mann, 
School of Psychological Sciences, 541-737-1360, email
Matt Drahn, Environmental Health & Safety, 541-737-4557 email
Eric Cardella, Youth Safety & Compliance, 541-737-9362 email
Bill Callender, Recreational Sports, 541-737-7525 email
Suzanne Grey, Liberal Arts Administration, 541-737-8809 email
Jennine Livengood, Extension & Engagement, 541-737-1389 email
Jim Patton, Environmental Health & Safety, 541-737-3066 email
Jim Yon, OSU Police Department, 541-737-7458 email
Steve Pitman, OSU Cascades, 541-322-2048 email
Chris Russo, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences, 541-737-5225 email

Brett Morrissette, Forest Engineering, Resources & Management, 541-750-7449 email
Bruce Seal, OSU Cascades, 706-540-4936 email
Brian Kreft, University Housing & Dining, 541-737-1440 email
Loria Holden, College of Engineering, 541-737-8573 email
Frank Sousa, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences, 541-737-8550 email