Chapter News

Nominations and Elections Committee Notification

Posted: Jan 10, 2020

In accordance with our Chapter Bylaws the Colorado Chapter Nominations and Elections Committee for Chapter Year 2020-2021 has been appointed.

 The newly appointed Nominations and Elections Committee will oversee the election of our 2020-2021 Chapter Executive Committee.

Names are as follows:


  • Brian Pals – Committee Chair
  • Jeff Citrone- Committee Member
  • Rick Zellen – Committee Member
  • Dan Klimek – Committee Member
  • Jerry Salgado – Committee Member

The committee is now accepting nominations. The deadline for all nominations to be received is the close of business on February 28, 2020.

Anyone interested in running for an Executive Committee position should email the Chapter Nominations and Elections Committee Chair – Brian Pals at the following email address:

Please click here to access Nomination Form: Nomination Election Form

Small + Safe + Well Study

Posted: Apr 17, 2019

The Small + Safe + Well (SSWell) study is a multi-year research project designed to understand what small organizations are doing to support the health, safety,and well-being of their workforce, the impact on health outcomes, and how employees perceive their workplace culture.

To learn more, click here! SSWell_Flyer[22912]

Chapter Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) — Call for Nominations!

Posted: Jan 10, 2018

Colorado Chapter Safety Professional of the Year

Each year the Colorado Chapter seeks nominations for the ASSE Chapter Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) Award. This award is designed to acknowledging the dedication and outstanding contributions of a member to our Chapter. The nominations for this award opens January 10th and closes March 1st. The current Nominating Committee will review the nomination form and supporting documents to make the selection. To be eligible for this award, nominees must:

  1. Be a Professional Member or Member in good standing of the Chapter and the Society.
  2. Not have received this award within the past five (5) years.
  3. Be engaged in full-time employment in the profession of protecting people, property and the environment.
  4. Not currently on the Chapter Board of Directors, the Chapter Nominating Committee, or have been elected an ASSE fellow.


For more information on the Chapter SPY award, or to nominate a person for this award, please contact one of the Nominating Committee members and an information packet will be emailed.

  • Dan Klimek –
  • Rick Zellen –
  • Jeff Citrone –
  • Jerry Salgado –
  • Brian Pals –

Notification of Committee Members