Officer Nominations

Posted: Feb 20, 2018

The South Texas Chapter’s Officer Nominations Committee has developed the following list of Candidates for the upcoming 2018-2019 Term: 


Damon Shodrock, MS, CSP

  • Safety & Security Supervisor at Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P

Vice President:

Teresa English, CSP, CHST, CRIS

  • EHS Manager at Spawglass

President’s Message – February 2018

Posted: Feb 12, 2018

Greetings Everyone!

Now that it is February, June is quickly approaching! Which means that SAFETY 2018 – SAN ANTONIO is almost here!

There are plenty of volunteer opportunities to support the upcoming ASSE Society Professional Development Conference! There are currently three different volunteering areas, which include:

President’s Message – January 2018

Posted: Jan 08, 2018

Happy New Year Everyone!

As Safety Professionals, it is our job to protect people, property, and the environment. On top of that, we want to advance the Safety Profession!

But, how do we do that? I believe that we start by improving ourselves!

Moreover, the South Texas Chapter is here to support you! In the upcoming year, we will be providing our members more professional development opportunities for leadership, networking, and conferences!

President’s Message – November 2017

Posted: Oct 30, 2017

Greetings Everyone!

As the Thanksgiving holiday rapidly approaches, we all begin making plans to visit with family and friends. Then, this seemly solemn holiday turns into a barrage of invitations, travel arrangements, football, food and, of course, even more food!

Before this all becomes too overwhelming, I would like to take a few moments to remind myself how truly thankful I am, by counting all of my blessings from this year.I am thankful…

President’s Message – October 2017

Posted: Oct 02, 2017

Greetings Everyone!

The ASSE South Texas Chapter was officially chartered on October 5th, 1945. Therefore, I want to wish all of our Chapter Members a Happy 72nd Anniversary – with many more to come!

So, how do we ensure a successful legacy of our beloved South Texas Chapter? We grow and develop our future leaders from within our organization by providing them with opportunities for leadership, networking, and professional development!

Next month, we are planning to kick-off our Mentoring Program and ASSE Foundation Grants for Professional Certifications!


Matthew Herron, CSP
President, South Texas Chapter
American Society of Safety Engineers