Executive Committee

Mike Dickerson, President
Mike Dickerson, President

Mike Dickerson is a Safety Consultant with American Contractor’s Insurance Group (ACIG) assisting member contractors throughout the U.S. Mike is a Certified Safety Professional with over 10 years of EHS experience, in both the construction and manufacturing sectors. He has a Bachelor’s in business and a Master’s in safety sciences from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Michael Kleinpeter, Vice President
Michael Kleinpeter, Vice President

Michael Kleinpeter has been a Safety Manager with various construction companies in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area for over 18 years. Author of the book, The Right Way, which has been presented to universities, conferences, and private companies to benefit a safety management system. Michael is a CHST, CUSP, and earned his Master of Engineering degree in Advanced Safety Engineering and Management from the University of Alabama-Birmingham.

Jacob Pead, Secretary
Jacob Pead, Secretary

Jacob is a Safety Manager for Webber, LLC. Jacob has experience in various fields of safety. Starting out of college in residential building Jacob later moved on to the commercial side of building and safety consulting throughout the DFW metroplex before moving on to heavy civil highway construction; where he now proudly works for Webber.

Michael Barefoot
Michael Barefoot
Jordan Webster
Jordan Webster

Jordan is a Senior SH&E Manager for Balfour Beatty Construction’s Texas Division. He has worked at Balfour Beatty Construction for the past 4 years with experience in healthcare, commercial, residential and multi-family projects. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Science from Texas A&M University.

Shane Morrow
Shane Morrow

Shane is the Director of Safety for IES Commercial and Industrial, he has over twenty-five years of commercial construction experience with large general contractors. Twenty of those years Shane has worked in the field of safety leadership. Shane’s market experience includes: heavy civil, hospitality, federal, health care, private sector, condominiums, office buildings, mixed-use facilities, and aviation projects. He has spent time volunteering to help promote safety leadership and helped key Re

Luciano Perez, CSHO, SHEP
Luciano Perez, CSHO, SHEP

Luciano has been in the roofing business for over 22 years and is currently the Safety Manager for KPost Company. He has also received both his Certified Safety & Health Official (CSHO) and Safety, Health & Environmental Professional (SHEP) designations from UT Arlington and is an Authorized Construction Outreach Trainer.

Nick Powell
Nick Powell

Nick is currently the Safety Manager for TDIndustries Dallas Construction Division. His industry experience includes manufacturing, healthcare, commercial and multi-family projects. Nick holds both the Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) and the Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist (CRIS) certifications. He is an OSHA Authorized Outreach Trainer in both General Industry and Construction, certified through the University of Texas at Arlington.

Michael Hite
Michael Hite

NTX Field Operations Director, Balfour Beatty Mike has 30+ years of experience in the industry, managing the day-to-day operations on various product types and geographies. As Field Operations Director for Balfour Beatty’s NTX Division, Michael also oversees the BBC Academy Training Program and works on a variety of community outreaches.

Eli Martinez, CSHO, SHEP, CSHT, EHST
Eli Martinez, CSHO, SHEP, CSHT, EHST

Senior Safety Manager, Austin Industrial Eli’s background has made him one of the most diversified senior safety managers. Currently serving at the Toyota Headquarters North America project, Eli possesses the knowledge, skills, and experience combined with the education and interpersonal skills to transcend cultural boundaries while creating and sustaining a positive safety culture. Eli hold varieties of certifications including the CSHO, SHEP, CSHT, and EHST.

Jonathan Stewart
Jonathan Stewart

Jonathan is the Safety Manager for Mdm Scaffolding Services. After serving 8 years in the Army, Jonathan has spent the last 20+ years in residential, commercial, and telecommunications construction. Jonathan is a Certified Safety and Health Official (CSHO), OSHA Construction Outreach Trainer, Scaffold Training Institute (STI) trainer, and former paramedic.

Advisors

Josh Flesher
Josh Flesher

Director of Safety and Health U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Judy Stevenson-Ortiz
Judy Stevenson-Ortiz

Program Analyst, OSHA Region VI

Bob Braun
Bob Braun

Director, The University of Texas at Arlington, OSHA Training Institute Education Center

Kyle Duke
Kyle Duke

Senior Risk Control Consultant, Willis Construction Practice