OSHA Train the Trainer - Speakers

Bobbi K. Samples, CSP

Owner and Principal Consultant, The Safety Firm, LLC
  Samples is the Owner and Principal Consultant of The Safety Firm, LLC. This is the sixth business she has successfully imagined, created, owned and operated. She received her Business Management degree from Indiana Wesleyan University and has worked at the executive level within Fortune 500 companies in the areas of human resources and safety. Through The Safety Firm, LLC, Samples works with businesses to help them manage, audit, train, and grow their safety program to higher levels. Besides directing the operations of The Safety Firm, she is a professional artist, acclaimed safety facilitator/presenter/trainer and innovative motivational speaker. She is consistently cited for her entrepreneurial approaches to training, professional growth and workforce solutions.



Bill Simkins, CSP

Post Incident Drug & Alcohol Testing, W.E. Simkins & Associates
  Mr. Simkins has more than 35 years of applied occupational health and safety experience providing occupational health and safety management strategies to public and private sector business. Mr. Simkins was a Director of Environmental Health & Safety for PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay North America, and Pepsi North America Beverages, operations, retiring in 2018. He now leads Simkins & Associates providing, a consulting practice providing safety and health leadership and compliance strategies. Mr. Simkins career includes 12 years as a commissioned US Army Medical Officer.    Mr. Simkins has a B.S. in Public Health, an M.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Kentucky.  He is a Board-Certified Safety Professional, a Registered Environmental Professional, an associate member of the American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists, and a professional member of the American Society of Safety Professionals.


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