SCHC BOD Special Committees

Competencies and Curriculum

Chair:  Robert S. Skoglund

Develop a set of competencies for the Hazard Communication professional and a curriculum of courses, resources, and experiences that supports these competencies.


Chair: Ari Lewis

Provide opportunities for discussion between members, including round table breakouts on HazCom topics at annual meetings.


Chair:  Jennifer Mahoney

Develop a marketing plan that also includes mechanisms to promote SCHC activity (e.g., meetings, professional development opportunities, webinars and other events) to increase awareness and grow membership of the SCHC.

University Relations

Chair:  Robert S. Skoglund

To engage students and the academic community, and to foster interest and scholarly activity in chemical hazard communication by focusing on the following three activities: sponsoring scholarly activity in chemical hazard communication through grants; lecturing on chemical hazard communication in graduate and undergraduate courses; presenting chemical hazard communication as a career path at university job fairs.

Webstreaming / Webhosting

Chair: Bernadette Lindquist, Ph.D., DABT

Investigate and make recommendations for state of the art electronic delivery methods for SCHC products, such as live-streaming (remote attendance) and recorded sessions.  These may include: webinars, current distance learning and other PDC offerings, as well as plenary sessions.

SCHC Standing Committees


Chair: Douglas L. Eisner
Board Liaison: Robert Skoglund
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Chair: Douglas J. Strock
Board Liaison: Kirsten Alcock
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HazCom Resources

Co-Chair: Sharen Breyer
Co-Chair: Troy Azzivitto
Board Liaison: Paul Brigandi
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Chair: Charles Sokol. PhD.
Board Liaison: Ann Thompson
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Chair: Adriene Bopp
Board Liaison: Michelle Baker
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Chair: Mark S. Cohen
Board Liaison: Ann Thompson
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Outreach and Communications

Co-Chair: Danielle Svestka
Co-Chair: Beth Tanner
Board Liaison: Beth Bidstrup
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Poster Session

Chair: Jing Sun
Board Liaison: Robert Skoglund
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Professional Development

Co-Chair: Cheryl Hawthorne
Co-Chair: Elaine Freeman
Board Liaison: Michele Sullivan
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Co-Chair: Allan Jemi-Alade
Co-Chair: Mary Rudolph
Board Liaison: Elizabeth Dederick
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SCHC-OSHA Alliance

Chair: Jennifer Mahoney
Chair (HazCom 2012 Fact Sheets): Luc Seguin
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Social Media

Chair: May Thomas
Board Liaison: Julia Diebol
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Chair: Dan Levine
Webmaster: Scott Amoroso
Board Liaison: Atanu Das
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