NORA Wholesale and Retail Trade Sector Council

Council Members

The Council has two co-chairs, one from the NIOSH WRT Program and one a stakeholder representative. The NIOSH Program coordinator(s) and assistant coordinator(s) also help to facilitate the work of the Council. Members attend meetings and participate in workgroups. Contact the NIOSH WRT Coordinator or the NORA Coordinator with questions or comments or to volunteer.

Current Members

Name Organization
Kermit Davis
University of Cincinnati
Adrienne Eastlake
Co-chair, NIOSH Program Co-Coordinator
Deborah Hornback, Co-chair, NIOSH Program Co-Coordinator NIOSH
Doug Baker FMI
Brent Baker NIOSH
Mike Bowers Northgate Markets
Jaque Brittain LP Magazine
Robert Connery Aon
Sadie Costello University of California – Bekerley
Jeret Elwell Home Depot
Greg Ferrara National Grocers Association
Anasua Bhattacharya NIOSH
James Galante Material Handling Indust. of America (MHI)
James Grosch NIOSH
Darrell Hornback United Food and Commercial Work (UFCW) International Union
Tricia Hodkiewicz Environmental Editors
Jeff Hoyle The Ergonomics Center of North Carolina
Gary Jarvis Safety Solutions
Mike Lampl Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (OBWC)
Steven Lavender The Ohio State University
Brian Lowe NIOSH
Cammie Chaumont Menendez NIOSH
Michael Mikitaka Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC)
Libby Moore NIOSH
Kristin Mullins Ohio Grocer’s Association
Jeanie Nigam NIOSH
Gary Orr Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Dale Peleski Supervalu Inc.
Rob Peter Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Donna Pfirman NIOSH
Robyn Robbins United Food and Commercial Work (UFCW) International Union
Julie Ross Dick’s Sporting Goods
Chad Ross FMI – The Food Industry Association
Shane Schaefer Ohio Grocers Association
Ted Scharf NIOSH
Paul Schulte NIOSH
Glenn Shor California Division of Workers’ Compensation
Adam Smith Weis Markets
Carolyn Sommerich The Ohio State University
Amanda Stammer NIOSH
Terry Sullivan The Loss Prevention Foundation
Cordell Walton Care Works
Maggie White National Grocer’s Association
Daryl Wigington Ben E. Keith Co.
Oliver Wirth NIOSH

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)

Name Affiliation
Vern Anderson NIOSH
Tom Cunningham NIOSH
Karl Marion Lowes
Tim McGlothlin The Ergonomics Center of North Carolina
Lyn Penniman Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Juliann Scholl NIOSH
Sara Wuellner Washington State Department of Labor & Industries
Page last reviewed: March 9, 2021