Santiam Section

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Upcoming Meetings Schedule

Next Meeting: November 8, 2022 at 7:10AM (Hybrid Meeting)

Topic: Oregon OSHA SHARP Program



In Person — Comfort Suites, 630 Hawthorne Ave. SE, Salem OR 97301


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Mark Hurliman, Oregon OSHA VPP/SHARP Program Coordinator
Machell Depina, Human Resources Manager, City of Keizer
Pete Kimbrel, Occupational Safety Consultant, Oregon OSHA

Our panel of speakers this month will talk about the benefits of Oregon OSHA’s SHARP program.  This overview will include a representative from two different SHARP graduate companies that will share their experience, including the benefits and challenges they encountered while moving through SHARP.

Members and Guests

Thank you for being a member or guest of the Santiam Section of the Columbia-Willamette Chapter. We want to take this opportunity to invite you to our monthly meetings. Guests are always welcome. We would like to see more people at our meetings and welcome your input.

  • Do you have recommendations for speakers and topics?
  • Do you regularly attend our monthly Santiam Section meetings? (Why or why not?)
    • If not, What would motivate you to attend the meetings?.
    • How are the meeting time and location for you?
  • What would you like to see the Santiam Section do to support the safety profession locally and you in your professional development? In the past, we have had an AED grant for schools, hosted Professional Development Conferences, hosted webinars, and hosted a CSP study group.

Please email your suggestions and comments to our Section at

Upcoming Meeting Topics (In-Person Only)

12/13/2022 – Santiam Section Member Appreciation

1/10/2023 – Hearing Conservation: Basics, Best Practices and Challenges

2/14/2023 – Active Shooter / Threat Assessment

March 2023 – NO MEETING! See you at the GOSH Conference!

Available Section Meeting Minutes:

For a copy of section meeting minutes or presentations used during the meetings, submit a request (including the month and year needed) to the following email:

Executive Committee

The Santiam Sections’ Executive Committee meets on the Thursday the week after the membership meeting each month. This is usually the third Thursday but is sometimes the fourth Thursday, based on when the membership meeting occurs. Guests are always welcome.

We meet at 7:15 AM via video conference. To be included in the video meeting please email us at the following link:

The dates for the upcoming Santiam Section Executive Committee meetings are:

  • 11/17/2022
  • 12/22/2022
  • Chairperson (2022-2023)
    Robert Miller
  • Chairperson-Elect
    Carl Halter
  • Vice Chairperson
    Robert Snyder
  • Secretary
    Jacquie Strand
  • Treasurer
    David Davidson
  • Past Chairperson
    Jason Luty
  • 2nd Past Chairperson
    Paula Phelps

ASSP Santiam Section Bylaws:

Available Executive Meeting Minutes:

For a copy of executive meeting minutes, submit a request (including the month and year needed) to the following email: