Innovative Manufacturers' Center
Driving Manufacturing Growth and Job Creation in Central Pennsylvania
The onset of COVID-19 placed major focus on health policies and resiliency to pandemic-style events, increasing the visibility of EHS functions. As pandemic risks diminish, Verdantix data points to a major shift in EHS function spend priorities and responsibilities, as they manage a much broader definition of worker health.
Attendees of this webinar can expect to learn how the EHS functions have adapted to the total worker health agenda, best practices for managing total worker health based on the methods of a global automotive manufacturer, and the role of technology and digital solutions in enabling a healthier workforce.
Chris Sayers | Industry Analyst, EHS Technologies | Verdantix
As an industry analyst in the Verdantix EHS practice, Chris’s current research agenda focuses on digital mental health and wellbeing solutions. Prior to joining Verdantix in 2020-, he worked with EY where he specialized in robotic process automation (RPA).Chris holds an M. Eng. In Engineering Science from Oxford University with a concentration in machine learning and machine vision.
Dr. Carolyn J. Trigg | Director, Client Operations | Premise Health
With more than 20 years of progressive expertise in leadership and problem solving, Carolyn identifies specific areas of risk across diverse and challenging industries in occupational health. Currently, her specific responsibilities center around two clients – Nissan North America and Ashley Furniture. In previous roles with Premise Health, Carolyn was known for identifying and capitalizing on way to improve operational efficiency, performance, cost-effectiveness and profitability. She prides herself on delivering high quality professional advice and exceptional customer service to her clients.
Carolyn holds a doctorate in management with an emphasis on project management and health care administration from Colorado Technical University, a master’s degree in business administration from Belhaven University, and a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Jackson State University.
Kevin Richards | EH&S Director | ProcessMAP Corporation
Joining ProcessMAP Corporation in 2017 following a successful career in corporate environmental health and safety, Kevin utilizes his expertise to support the system development team in their effort to provide best-in-class software tools for ProcessMAP customers.
Kevin also supports the implementation team in preparing requirement documentation for customers along with the business intelligence team in refining products and solutions to meet customer requirements. He also provides EHS training to ProcessMAP’s technical support team. His experience across a wide variety of industries helps him to better understand the customer’s requirements and allows him to act as a customer champion during the entire life cycle with ProcessMAP. Kevin received his B.S in Chemical Engineering from the University of Rochester.