|For Immediate Release||Contact: Joanna Climer, 847-768-3404, email@example.com|
American Society of Safety Engineers Foundation Welcomes Alexi Carli of Georgia to Board of Trustees
|Des Plaines, IL (April 22, 2008) — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Board of Directors recently approved the nomination of Alexi Carli, CSP, of Roswell, GA, to serve as ASSE Foundation Trustee. She will begin her three-year term on July 1, 2008.
Carli is a Certified Safety Professional and has a Bachelor of Science in Business Management. She has served as a corporate health and safety manager for Atlanta, GA-based UPS for more than eight years. During her 30-year career with UPS, Carli has held various positions as a package handler and driver, as well as operations management. She has spent the last 20 years in health and safety at UPS in the district, regional, and corporate level.
“We are very excited to have Ms. Carli join the Board of Trustees,” said ASSE Foundation Chair Cynthia Roth, COHN. “She has contributed much of her time to the Foundation over the years serving as a liaison with the UPS Foundation, which has donated $331,000 to the Foundation toward the UPS Scholarship Program. Over the years, nearly 60 students have benefited from this program.”
Carli’s current job responsibilities at UPS as international health and safety manager include global policy and training program development, organizational health and safety strategy, injury and auto crash prevention planning and crisis management.
The American Society of Safety Engineers Foundation, established by and in partnership with the American Society of Safety Engineers, generates funding and provides resources for scholarship, applied research, academic accreditation, and related academic initiatives in order to advance the safety, health, and environmental profession. For more information on the Foundation and its programs visit www.asse.org/foundation.
Founded in 1911, the Des Plaines, IL-based ASSE is the largest and oldest professional safety organization and is committed to protecting people, property and the environment. Its more than 32,000 occupational safety, health and environmental professional members manage, supervise, research and consult on safety, health, transportation and environmental issues in all industries, government, labor and education. For more information please go to www.asse.org.
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