The Blacks in Safety Engineering (BISE) common interest group's mission is to promote and encourage the collaboration, interest, recognition and promotion of Blacks within the safety profession and within ASSE.
BISE: The 3 Most Important E's in Safety Leadership
Sponsored Sessions for SAFETY 2018
Click here to view the sessions sponsored by the BISE Common Interest Group.
Read the BISE member spotlight on Nsikak-Abasi Akpan Ekam
Read the BISE member spotlight on Jacquelyn Seth, CSP
Read the BISE member spotlight on Daniel E. Osadiaye
Register now for the BISE Open Call and Presentation: The 3 Most Important E's in Safety Leadership.
Learn about the benefits of membership of ASSE’s Blacks in Safety Engineering (BISE) common interest group. BISE also welcomes Britt Howard MS, CSP, CRSP and his presentation on safety leadership. Register now!
ASSE Members, join today for just $20!
Network via social media, conference calls and annual meetings
Connect with top industry professionals
Request advisory committee guidance and advice
Share or seek knowledge through mentoring services
Enhance your resume through volunteer opportunities
Publish your knowledge to earn recertification points
Volunteer Advisory Committee
Administrator: Kevin Slates
Assistant Administrator: Alexis Daniels
Awards & Honors Chair: Monique Parker
BISE Annual Meeting Moderator/MC – Buddy Newbold
BISE Local-Level Contact: Joe Dennis
Body of Knowledge Chair: Oluwabenga Ogungbe
Conferences, Events and Professional Development - Bettina Lucas
Conference & Event Planning – Veronica Watson-Bonner
Content Coordinator: Krystle Hodge
Governmental Affairs and Standards Chair – Carl Hamilton
Membership Chair: Crystal Turner
Mentoring: Linda Rhodes
Nominations/Elections Chair – Monique Parker
Professional Development Chair: Bettina Lucas
Secretary: Donald Fondel
Special Projects - Gladine St. Julien & Dr. James Mason
Technical Question Coordinator – Krystle Hodge
Website/Social Media Chair: Daniel Osadiaye
Today’s students will be tomorrow’s safety professionals and ensuring their success is key to improving workplace safety worldwide. The Foundation has helped thousands of students in their educations by providing hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships each year. If Safety Matters to you, please contribute to the BISE Scholarship. Donate today and note BISE Grant in the other field.
BISE Scholarship Recipients
2016 – Charles Ezimoha, Eastern Kentucky University
2015 – Ebony Winder, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
2014 – Limi Akomah-Mordi, Brigham Young University Idaho
2013 – Belema Boyle, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology
2012 – Stella Amuwha, Oakland University
2011 – Ernine Porter, Oakland University