31st Annual Business & Industry's Sustainability and Environmental Health & Safety Symposium

Final Agenda with Speakers, Times, Menus, Displays, and Map of the Facility

Keynote PowerPoint Presentations

Ohio … Environmental Priorities & Initiatives

Laurie A. Stevenson, Director, Ohio EPA, Columbus, OH

Corporate Sustainability Best Practices

How Sustainability Has Helped Cummins Be Ready for the Demands of a Changing World -- Brian C. Mormino, Executive Director, Technical and Environmental Systems, Cummins, Inc., Columbus, IN

Concurrent and Interactive Workshops

Workshop A - Environmental Justice (EJ) Initiative and What It Means for Your Facility

Farshid Kiani, Senior Consultant, Trinity Consultants, Inc., Westerville, OH and Kevin G. Desharnais, Member, Dickinson Wright PLLC, Chicago

Workshop B - Practical Tips & Trends in RCRA Enforcement, Solid & Hazardous Waste Management, Disposal & Transportation

Tim McDaniel, EHS Manager, Navistar, Inc., Springfield, OH and Rajib Sinha, Regional Initiatives Manager, Trihydro Corporation, Cincinnati

Workshop C - Ohio: Storm Clouds Ahead ... Renewal of Ohio EPA Industrial Storm Water NPDES General Permit

Timothy Ling, Corporate Environmental Director and Mickey J. Croxton, Environmental Manager, Plaskolite, LLC, Columbus, OH and R. Curt Spence, President, Spence Environmental Consulting, Inc., Pickerington, OH

Workshop D - Passionate About Safety … Influencing Employee Behavior for Safer Performance

Keith D. Robinson, Corporate Director of Occupational Health & Safety, Moffatt & Nichol and Past President, Central Ohio Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers

Workshop E - New to EHS/101 Basics … Environmental Basics from a Novice and Pros

Sheri Bussard, Environmental Engineer, Utilities, University of Cincinnati; Hope Manning, Vice President, Engineering & Consulting & Kenton Hall, Environmental Scientist, Environmental Quality Management, Inc. (EQM), Cincinnati

Workshop F - New & Emerging Issues … PFAS New & Emerging Issues … An Evolving Compliance Landscape: Addressing Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in a New Decade

AnnMarie Sanford, Member, Dickinson Wright PLLC, Troy, MI and John Cuthbertson, North America Industrial and Oil & Gas PFAS Lead, AECOM, Grand Rapids, MI

Workshop G - ISO 14001:2015.... Best Practices on Implementation of an Environmental Management System

Matthew Scroggins, CSP, Environmental Health & Safety Manager, StandardAero, Fairfield, OH and Gregory Hemker, Principal, EHS Technology Group, LLC, Dayton

Workshop H - Air Permitting & Compliance: Practical Tips and Best Practices … Calculating Emissions, Applying Best Available Technology and Permit Terms & Conditions

Gary Strassell, Manager, Environmental, Health & Safety, The Shepherd Color Company, Cincinnati; Ronald Hansen, Principal Consultant/Owner & Derek Kirkbride, Engineer, GT Environmental, Columbus, OH and Michael E. Hopkins, Assistant Chief, Permitting, Ohio EPA, Division of Air Pollution Control, Columbus, OH

Workshop I - Passionate about Safety -- Keeping Your People Safe: Best Practices in Workplace Safety … Improving Safety Incident Investigations and Follow Up

Danton Campbell, Global EHS & Facility Project Leader, GE Aviation, Cincinnati and Mia Vetter, Associate VP for Subscriber Services, Benchmark Digital Partners, Mason, OH

Workshop J - New to EHS/101 … Air Permitting Basics

Heidi Reeb, Site Environmental Leader, The Procter & Gamble Co., Cincinnati and Hope Manning, Vice President, Engineering & Consulting, Environmental Quality Management, Inc. (EQM), Cincinnati  

Workshop K - Corporate Sustainability Best Practices – Honda Development and Manufacturing of America – East Liberty & Maryville Auto Plants’ Environmental Excellence Stewardship Initiative

Kailynn Cerny, Green Factory/Environmental Leader, and Lisa Majchrzak, Marysville Auto Plant – Environmental Performance Coordinator, Honda Development and Manufacturing of America, East Liberty, OH and Maryville, OH

Workshop L - Ohio, Indiana & Kentucky … Water Quality Standards, Permitting & Compliance Challenges in a New Era of Water Management and Investment in Water Infrastructure Projects

Sharon R. Newlon, Member and Environmental, Energy & Sustainability Practice Group Co-Chair, Dickinson Wright PLLC, Detroit, MI; David Emerman, Assistant Chief, Division of Surface Water, Ohio EPA; Carey Johnson, Director, Kentucky Division of Water and Martha Clark Mettler, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Water Quality, Indiana DEM

Workshop M - U.S. EPA’s Efforts to Strengthen Enforcement of Violations: Best Practices to Avoid Environmental Enforcement & Effectively Defend Enforcement Actions … Tips, Tools & Strategies

Elyse Akhbari, Senior Regulatory Counsel, Duke Energy Corporation, Cincinnati and Andrew L. Kolesar, Partner, Thompson Hine LLP, Cincinnati

Workshop N - Air Permitting & Compliance: Practical Tips and Best Practices … Staying Compliant with Ever-Changing Regulations

Maeve Mason, Environmental Policy & Affairs Director, Duke Energy Corp., Cincinnati; Amy Kesterman, Permit Area Supervisor, Southwest Ohio Air Quality Agency, Cincinnati and Julie Hall, Senior Project Manager, Weaver Consultant Group, Cincinnati

Workshop O - Best Practices for Safety Professionals … The Front-Line Supervisor: A Safety’s Manager’s Friend or Foe?

Connor Brockman, MS, GSP, Regional EH&S Manager, Milacron, Mt. Orab, OH and Eric Harper, CSP, CHMM, Manager, Process Safety, EHS Technology Group, Dayton

Workshop P - Corporate Sustainability … Environmental & Business Benefits from Achieving ISO 14001 Certification: Best Practices and Lessons Learned

Kent Kelsch, Associate Vice President, Benchmark Digital Partners, Mason, OH and Jeremy Rowlette, CSP, CHMM, EHS Management Systems Director, GE Appliances,  Lousville, KY

Workshop Q - Best Practices & Emerging Trends … Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Data Management

Scott W. Walton, CSP, CHMM, SGNA Regional EHS Manager, Saint Gobain North America, Silver Grove, KY and Meghan Foley, Principal Consultant Trinity Consultants, Inc., Ann Arbor, MI

Workshop R - Air Permitting & Compliance … Be Prepared for Upcoming Deadlines for Maximum Achievable Control Technology (MACT) Risk and Technology Review (RTR)

Kelydra Welcker, Environmental Engineer, Solvay Specialty Polymers, Marietta, OH and Andrew Dunagan, Senior Consultant, Trinity Consultants, Inc., Westerville, OH

Workshop S - Best Practices in Safety Management … Strategies to Promote a Culture of Safety, Boost Productivity and Prevent Loss

Glorianna Corman, CSP, CHMM, Past President, Central Ohio Chapter of Hazardous Material Managers, Columbus, OH and Zach Pucillo, CSP, CHMM, Mid-Atlantic District Team Supervisor, KPA LLC, Lafayette, IN

Workshop AA - Passionate About Safety … Compelling Safety Training that Yields Results

Dianne Grote Adams, MS, CIH, CSP, CPEA, President, Safex Inc., Westerville, OH

Workshop BB - Ohio: Major Air Permitting, Regulatory & Compliance Developments

Sherry Hesselbein, Assistant General Counsel, Marathon Petroleum Corporation, Findlay, OH; DJ Wheeler, Managing Consultant, Trinity Consultants, Inc., Westerville, OH and Robert F. Hodanbosi, Chief, Ohio EPA, Division of Air Pollution Control, Columbus, OH

Workshop CC - Clean Water Best Management Practices … Storm Water Permitting; Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) and Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Compliance

Chris Kahn, Member, Frost Brown Todd, Cincinnati and Anita Evenson, Senior Consultant, Trinity Consultants, Inc., Covington, KY

Workshop DD - Leading-Edge Practices: Pivoting from EHS to ESG to Meet Expectations of Suppliers, Employees & Shareholders for a Business Commitment to a More Transparent, Equitable & Low-Carbon Economy

Greg Duncan, EHS & Sustainability Expert, VelocityEHS, Chicago

Workshop EE - Audits, a Vehicle for Change … Implementing a Successful EHS Auditing Program with a Process Approach

Tony DeMarco, Vice President of Consulting Services, BCA Environmental Consultants, LLC, South Bend, IN

Workshop FF - 52nd Anniversary of the Clean Air Act of 1970 and 32nd Anniversary of the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 … What’s on the Horizon for Business in America’s Heartland?

Moderator: Kirk P. Lowery, Principal Consultant – Northeast Regional Director, Trinity Consultants, Inc., Westerville, OH.   Panelists: Brian Rockensuess, Commissioner & Matthew Stuckey, Assistant Commissioner of Air Quality, Indiana Dept. of Environmental Management; Tony Hatton, Commissioner, Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection, Frankfort; and Bob Hodanbosi, Chief, Div. of Air Pollution Control, Ohio EPA

Workshop GG - Best Practices: Emergency and Portable Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) Environmental Compliance Management

Elisabeth Martin, Senior Consultant, Trinity Consultants, Inc., Covington, KY and Robin B. Thomerson, Partner, Dentons Bingham Greenebaum LLP, Lexington, KY

Workshop HH - Workplace Safety Best Practices … OSHA’s Increase Enforcement of Standards; Updated COVID-19 Guidelines; Preventing and Avoiding OSHA Citations and Expert Tips on How to Navigate Informal Conferences

Joe Clark, Vice President Corporate Quality & Risk Control & Chief Quality Officer, Bridgestone APM, Upper Sandusky; William J. Wahoff, Member & Nelva J. Smith, Member, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC, Columbus, OH; Gaye Johnson, Assistant Area Director, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Cincinnati