Lisa Brooks, CIE

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ABOUT Lisa Brooks, CIE:

Vice President:

L isa joined ORC HSE in September 2014. She has leadership responsibilities for the company’s Western Occupational Health & Safety Network and the European Union Health, Safety & Environmental Forum, and supports the Corporate Health Directors Network and the company’s flagship, DC-based Occupational Health & Safety Network. Lisa also leads the company’s “New View” of health & safety think tank; is the chair of the planning committee for the 2018 Human & Organizational Performance Summit; coordinates all of ORC HSE’s webinars and Special Benchmarking meetings; and is a key part of the company’s marketing efforts.

Professional Experience:

ORC HSE: Member Profile

Lisa has over 25years of experience in health & safety. Prior to joining ORC HSE, Lisa was theGlobal Manager of Safety& ErgonomicsPrograms forGE. In this role, she provided leadership, oversight and principal technical expertise in human & organizational performance, ergonomics, and health & safety management to greater than 320,000 employees in over 100 countries, who worked in manufacturing, service, entertainment and finance. She began her career as a corporate ergonomist for Alcoa and then spent over 11 years in Corporate Health & Safety with International Paper, where her final position was the Global Manager of Health & Safety Regulatory Affairs.

In 2003, Lisa was selected as the only manufacturing representative to serve on the Department of Labor’s 15-person National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics (NACE). NACE, which was commissioned for a period of two years, was established to advise the Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health on ergonomics guidelines, research, outreach and assistance.

Education & Certification:

ORC HSE: Member Profile

Lisa holds Master of Science degrees in Industrial & Operations Engineering and in Kinesiology, both from the University of Michigan, and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Mathematics and Fitness from Cornell College.

Lisa is a Certified Industrial Ergonomist and is a member of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society and the Institute of Industrial Engineers. She served on the Industrial Advisory Board for the Department of Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee for 7 years, and has served on the Program Committee for the Applied Ergonomics Conference since 2005 and been the program chair since 2015.