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Nominations and Elections Committee Notification

In accordance with our Chapter Bylaws the _National Capital Chapter, Article VI, Section 1. Nominations and Elections Committee for Chapter Year 2022-2023 has been appointed.

The newly appointed Nominations and Elections Committee will oversee the election of our 2022-2023 Chapter/Section Executive Committee. Names are as follows:

Jerry Rivera – Committee Chair

Rob Matuga – Committee Member

Chris Hughes – Committee Member

Anyone interested in running for an Executive Committee position should email the Chapter Nominations and Elections Committee Chair- Jerry Rivera: Jerry.Rivera.Jr@gmail.com no later than Monday, March 14th.

Technical Meeting, January 2022: Safety for Nonprofits

On Tuesday, January 18th, 2022 (2:00-3:00PM), ASSP’s Maine Chapter along with Women in Safety Excellence (WISE) will host Mike Sample and Skip Pratt from Safety for Nonprofits (SN4P). They’ll share the vision of the organization, how they are helping nonprofits complete their mission, and why safety professionals are needed in this sector. See below for a Zoom link to the presentation!

Topic: ASSP Maine: Safety for Nonprofits

Time: Jan 18, 2022 02:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Location: Virtual, via Zoom

Register here: https://maine.assp.org/2021/12/january-2022-meeting-safety-for-nonprofits/

September 23: Atlantic Hardware Supply Construction Safety Conference Open House & MBE/DBE Event

WHEN: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 FROM 7:30AM-3:30PM

Where: 8389 Ardwick Ardmore Road, Hyattsville, MD 20785

The Atlantic Hardware Supply Construction Safety Conference & Open House Event is open to all!!! Combined with Women in Construction, Minority Business, and Hispanic Contractors Day.

This event will have safety training certification sessions throughout the day, live demonstrations, and free catered lunch by Mission BBQ for all attendees.

RSVP via email at gengleman@atlantic-supply.com letting them know if you will be joining for lunch and which training certification classes you plan on attending. Everyone who pre-registers will be entered into the grand prize drawing.

7:30am to 8:30am… Fall Protection Authorized User Certification

9:00am to 10:00am… Confined Space Authorized User Certification

10:30am to 11:30am… Train the Trainer Respiratory Fit Test Certification

12:00pm to 12:30pm… Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Participation

1:00pm t0 2:00pm… Powder Actuated Nail Gun Operator Certification 

2:30pm to 3:30pm… Joint & Through Penetration Firestop Certification 

NCC Year-End Audit Complete

The National Capital Chapter Auditing Committee of 2020-2021 has completed the annual audit. The Auditing Committee consist of the following members:

·      Ashelyn McConnell, President-Elect 

·      Marcus Odorizzi, Director 

·      Michael McCullion, Active Member 

The committee has examined the financial statements of the National Capital Chapter for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2021. The examination included a review of the reports, files, bank statements, checking and saving accounts deposits, Treasurer’s and checks. The Auditing Committee has concluded, the National Capital Chapter’s records are in good order as of March 31, 2021.