NORA Transportation, Warehousing and Utilities Sector Council

Council Members

The Council has two co-chairs, one from the NIOSH TWU Program and one from a partner organization. The NIOSH Program coordinator and assistant coordinator also help to facilitate the work of the Council. Members attend meetings and participate in workgroups. Contact Jennifer E. Lincoln or the NORA Coordinator with questions or comments or to volunteer.

Members
Name Organization
Eric Wood, MD, MPH
Co-chair
University of Utah
R.J. Matetic, PhD
Co-chair, NIOSH Program Manager
NIOSH
Karl Sieber, PhD
NIOSH Program Coordinator
NIOSH
Jennifer E. Lincoln, BSF, MSSM
NIOSH Program Assistant Coordinator
NIOSH
Mary M. Bauer, CIH, CSP Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor
Eric H. Bauman Electric Power Research Institute
Michael H. Belzer, PhD Wayne State University
Terry Bunn, PhD University of Kentucky
Tim Bushnell NIOSH
Lamont Byrd, MS International Brotherhood of Teamsters
Guang-X. Chen, MD, MS NIOSH
Mark A. Friend, EdD, CSP Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Terry Hallquist Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation
Jeffrey Hickman, PhD Virginia Tech Transportation Institute – Center for Truck and Bus Safety
Edward M. (Ted) Hitchcock, PhD NIOSH
Mokbul Khan, PhD Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation
Gerald P. Krueger, PhD, CPE Krueger Ergonomics Consultants
Andrew Krum Virginia Tech Transportation Institute – Center for Truck and Bus Safety
Ram Maikala, PhD Providence Regional Medical Center
Dennis W. McMickens, CSMP, CESM, CEHSL Safety Council of Northwest Ohio
Kevin McSweeney, PhD, CPE American Bureau of Shipping
David Moore Volpe National Transportation Systems Center
Mary O’Connor, REHS, MS NIOSH
Jack Sahl, PhD J. Sahl Associates; UCLA School of Public Health
Brian Sherlock Transport Worker’s Union of America AFL-CIO
Caroline Smith, MS Washington State Department of Labor and Industries
Carolyn Switzer, BSc, CIH, CSP American Industrial Hygiene Association
Mike Trusty Wal-Mart
Peter VanDyne, CSP, CFPS Liberty Mutual Insurance Group
Ximena Vergara, PhD Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
Ellen Voie, MA Women in Trucking
Tom Weakley Owner Operator Independent Drivers Association, Foundation
Linda West NIOSH
J. Daryl Wigington Ben E. Keith Company
P. David Yacht, AHFP Southwest Airlines

A heartfelt thank you to past participants in the third decade of NORA for their contributions:

(Please note: affiliations listed were current as of the time of participation but may no longer be accurate)

Members
Name Organization
Name Affiliation
Dawn Castillo NIOSH
Elizabeth Dalsey NIOSH
Kim Davies-Schrils Volpe National Transportation Systems Center RITA/USDOT
Enjoli DeGrasse, CIH International Brotherhood of Teamsters
Donald L. Fisher Volpe National Transportation Systems Center
Dan Flinta, CIH, CSP Board of Certified Safety Professionals
Robin M. Gillespie, PhD, MPH RMGillespie Consulting; Transportation Learning Center
David Goettee Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation
Louis O. Hosek, Ph.D. American Electric Power
Peter W. Johnson, PhD University of Washington
Rafael Lefkowitz Yale School of Medicine
Jennifer M. Lincoln, PhD, CSP NIOSH
Michael J. Mikitka, CAE Warehousing Education Resource Center (WERC)
Dinkar Mokadam, CIH Association of Flight Attendants-CWA
Ryan Olson, PhD Oregon Health & Science University
Stephen Popkin, PhD Volpe National Transportation Systems Center RITA/USDOT
Michael Quinlan, Professor University of New South Wales
Ed Watt Transport Worker’s Union of America AFL-CIO
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