Santiam Section

Photo: Bryon Snapp

Upcoming Meetings Schedule

Next Event: Wednesday, June 12, 2024. 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Topic: Oregon OSHA’s Heat Illness Prevention Program

Overview: Sterling will provide overview of Oregon OSHA’s Heat Illness Prevention Program and practical application of the rule.  After a year of practice, and as  we move into this summer, Mr. Cobb will be available to answer questions you may bring to the group as you begin to prepare and train your employees.

Presenter:  Sterling Cobb, Senior Occupational Safety Consultant, Oregon OSHA

Where: SAIF Conference Center / 440 Church St. SE, Salem, OR 97312


This month is a bring you own lunch.

Members and Guests

The following important Section meeting changes are taking effect, starting January of 2023 =

  • 1) Section meetings will now be 100% in-person to promote greater networking opportunities, achieve more interactive discussions and entice high quality presenters with relevant and interesting topics.
  • 2) Santiam Section meetings will now be held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month and will begin at Noon.
  • 3) Participants are encouraged to bring a brown bag lunch to the Section meeting.

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)

7/10/2024 @ Noon = Oregon OSHA’s Wildfire Smoke regulations

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 immediately after the membership meeting each month. This is usually the second Thursday but is sometimes the third Thursday, based on when the membership meeting occurs. Guests are always welcome.

We meet at 7:00 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:

  • 6/13/2024
  • 7/11/2024

Section Officers

Use the Contact Us page to email the chapter leadership team.

  • Chairperson
    Robert Snyder
  • Chairperson-Elect
    Jacquie Strand
  • Vice Chairperson
    Jennifer Boykin
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
    Naomi Hernandez
  • Past Chairperson
    Carl Halter
  • 2nd Past Chairperson
    Rob Miller
  • Oregon OSHA Liaison
    Bryon Snapp

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: