Santiam Section

Photo: Bryon Snapp

Upcoming Meetings Schedule

Next Meeting: Human & Organizational Performance

Presenter: Chris Liechty

Description: Chris Liechty will give a presentation Human & Organizational Performance.

When: Tuesday, February 11th. Arrive by 7:00 am, meeting starts at 7:10.  Meeting typically conclude around 8:30 am.

Where: Comfort Suites
630 Hawthorne Ave SE, Salem, OR 97301

Cost: Membership meetings are free for both ASSP members and non-members.

Size Limit: No size restrictions for this event.

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

  • Feb 11th, 2020 (Human & Organizational Performance – Chris Liechty, SAIF)
  • March 10th, 2020 (Silica Overview – Kim Henry, SAIF)
  • April 14th, 2020 (Respiratory Protection – Brandi Davis, Oregon OSHA)
  • May 12th, 2020 (Threat Assessment/De-Escalation – John Van Dreal)
  • May 20th, 2020 (Silica Workshop PDC – Vaughn Pugh)
  • June 9th, 2020 (Tour – Location to be Determined)
  • July 14th, 2020 (Officer Installation & OSHA Updates – Bryon Snapp, Oregon OSHA)
  • Aug (No Meeting)
  • Sept 8th, 2020 (Mental First Aid – Speaker TBD)
  • Oct 13th, 2020 (Tour – Location TBD)
  • Nov 10th, 2020 (“Managing the Gray” – Bryon Snapp, Oregon OSHA)
  • Dec 8th, 2020 (Member Appreciation – Speaker TBD)


Available Section Meeting Minutes:

For a copy of section meeting minutes, 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.

boradway-coffee-houseWe meet at 7:00 AM at the Broadway Coffeehouse, located at 1300 Broadway Street NE, Salem.

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

  • Feb 20th, 2020
  • Mar 19th, 2020
  • Apr 16th, 2020
  • May 21st, 2020
  • June 18th, 2020
  • July 16th, 2020
  • Aug 20th, 2020
  • Sept 17th, 2020
  • Oct 15th, 2020
  • Nov 19th, 2020
  • Dec 17th, 2020


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:


  • Chairperson
    Michiel Majors

  • Chairperson-Elect
    Nathan Taylor

  • Vice Chairperson
    Paula Phelps

  • Secretary
    Jacquie Strand

  • Treasurer
    David Davidson

  • Past Chairperson
    David Douglas

  • 2nd Past Chairperson
    Andy Rohner, CSP