Meet the dedicated staff serving the Utility Safety & Ops Leadership Network. Our team is here to assist and build the Utility Safety & Ops Leadership Network.
Carla is the president & CEO of Utility Business Media, Inc. A 20-year veteran of the utility publications market, she is also the Executive Director of the Utility Safety & Ops Leadership Network (USOLN). The USOLN was founded in 2009 to establish a much-needed Certified Utility Safety Professional (CUSP) credential program serving the utility industry.
Catherine manages all aspects of the CUSP certification program. She has been with the USOLN for over seven years and has helped build the CUSP credential into a respected utility industry certification. Catherine is also a seasoned marketing professional with previous experience in the electronics and media industries as well as the non-profit sector. She received her Master’s in Business Administration from Northern Illinois University.
Lea worked in the Safety and Industrial Hygiene field for 20 years — a former Certified Safety Professional (CSP), General Industry. She worked as a safety manager at Franklin International & Scientific Atlanta- Electro Products Div. and a consultant at GA Tech Research Institute where she presented at Continuing Education Seminars and provided consultation to companies in Georgia through GTRI’s OSHA 7 C-1 grant working to establish/strength/evaluate their safety program. During her time with GTRI she worked a stint in Technical Support at the OSHA Region 4 office in Atlanta, GA. She has a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biophysics from The Pennsylvania State University
Stacy coordinates the needs and technical support of the CUSP certification program, the CUSP credential holders as well as USOLN members. She has been with the USOLN for over eight years. She has held various positions within our association manager of the USOLN, Utility Business Media. Her current role is customer care, project development, and technical support for UBM education and multi-faceted media. Stacy’s work history includes educational services, healthcare administration, and FF/EMT.