Chapter Hall of Fame

The ASSP Central Valley Chapter ‘Hall of Fame” was created to recognize members who have gone the extra mile to contribute to our chapter and safety in our Valley. These individuals have given countless hours of volunteer time to benefit our chapter.

To be eligible nominees must

  1. Be a Professional Member or Member in good standing of their Chapter and the Society.
  2. Not have received this award within the past ten (10) years.
  3. Have spent significant time working in the safety field

Nominees are not eligible if they are currently serving as a member of the Board of Directors or the Chapter Awards Committee, or have been elected an ASSP fellow.

Judging Criteria

  1. The nominee’s most recent three (10) years of activities will be considered as a minimum.
  2. Over a 10-year period, have dedicated 100% of his or her time working in safety positions in these specific fields: systems safety, industrial hygiene, ergonomics, fire protection, environmental practice and hazardous materials management. At least fifty percent of the time should have been devoted to safety engineering or management, and the remaining fifty percent in other sub disciplines of the broad practice of safety.
  3. Demonstrated outstanding contributions to the, Chapter or Section, activities, including committee or task force chair, officer, services to members, lecturer at seminars, etc.
  4. Have made significant contributions to the ASSP over a minimum period of ten years. A “significant contribution” could be described by serving on committees, holding Board of Director positions, presenting at Chapter meetings, attending National ASSP meetings, and donating to future generations of safety professionals.
  5. Leadership in establishment, maintenance, and improvement of technical or Chapter programs in the organization nominee serves or elsewhere.
  6. Professional contributions to advance the safety profession, such as fostering professional development, public/community services, instructor at educational institutions, involvement in codes and legislation, articles written, work with allied groups, etc.
  7. Awards and innovations, including citations, honors, plaques; or new procedures or systems developed.
  8. Endorsements by superiors and verification by associates, in the form of letters on appropriate stationery of the employer, Area Director, where applicable and Regional Vice President.
  9. Have consistently adhered to the Society’s professional code of conduct.
  10. Other personal achievements related to safety and health.

Chapter Hall of Fame Award Recipients

2019 – Marianne Cinfel
2018 – Eugene Glendenning
2010 – Garry Chapman