Mt. St. Helens Section

Chair
David Tucker
Email
503.444.0115
Vice Chair
Rhett Carpenter
Email
360.431.5279
Treasurer
Brian Loos
Email
360.442.5024
Susan Knowles-Berry
Susan Knowles-Berry
Email
2nd Past Chair
Dave McNiel
Email
360.518.8040
Chair Elect
Dave McNiel
360.518.8040
Secretary
Michael Sorenson
Email
425.405.4070
Delegate at Large
Clark Hislop
Email
360.218.8908
1st Past Chair
Wes Lashbrook
Email
503.522.9524
WA Governors Safety Conference – Board Member
Tony Howard
Email

Section Events

The Mt. St. Helens section meetings take place on the 3rd Thursday of each month starting at 7:30am and concludes by 9:00am.  The meeting is held at the Columbia Inn, 698 NE Frontage Rd, Kalama, WA 98625.  Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are held at the Columbia Inn.  Members attend free of charge, and are responsible for covering the cost of their own meal.  Guests, and potential new ASSP members are always welcome!

Since April 2020, due to COVID 19, monthly section meetings are being held remotely via a web based media platform.  For information on how to join in on a future meeting, please contact the section chair or any section officer at the contact points below.

Section Meetings Schedule

The speaker schedule with topics for 2020-2021 is as follows:  (Click On Hyperlink Below)
20 21 MSHS Schedule

Section Bylaws

Current section bylaws, as approved by CWC – 20oct16-section-approved-asse_st-helens-section-bylaws-changes-23-jul-16-ver-2
Next section bylaws review:  July 2019 – June 2020 programming year
Previous approved section bylaws:  112014-approved-msh-section-bylaws-recent-chgs-in-red

MSH Section Executive Committee

The section executive committee meeting will take place at Columbia Inn, 698 NE Frontage Rd, Kalama, WA 98625, on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 7:00am to 8:00am.  The main focus of the section executive committee meeting will be to establish the monthly section meeting agenda items, make final programming/speaker preparations and handle any section business as required on behalf of the section membership.  MSH section meeting agendas are generally provided via email from the section chair, one week prior to the scheduled monthly meeting.  Please contact the MSH Section Chair for meeting call in options if you are unable to attend the monthly executive committee meeting in person.

MSH Section Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Section meeting agendas and draft meeting minutes are sent out via email through the section chairs monthly correspondence to all members listed on the ASSP Society provided section roster.  Meeting minutes are approved at each monthly section meeting.  A call for additional agenda items also takes place at the beginning of each section monthly meeting.  If any section member has an item they would like added to the monthly section meeting, please contact the section chair at any of the contact points provided below.  The executive committee also maintains a historical database on www.box.com, a cloud based file management and storage system for other section related documentation and business (PDC, PDS history, etc.)

MSH Section Mailing Address

American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP)
Columbia Willamette Chapter (CWC)
Mt. St. Helens Section (MSH Section)
PO Box 1021
Longview, WA  98632

MSH Section Webpage Update Needed?

Please contact Brian Loos at the following email address – brian.loos@ci.longview.wa.us