CSHEMA Volunteer Spotlight

Meet CSHEMA volunteer Jesse Decker


Director for Safety - College of Engineering


University of Wisconsin-Madison

Current leadership role in CSHEMA: 

Co-leader Embedded Safety Professionals (w/Mary Lindstrom of MIT)


How long have you worked in EHS?

14+ years

How did you get into EHS?

Started in biotech as a molecular bio researcher and Rad Safety Officer out of college. I was brought on to help a university with chem/bio/rad safety after being a stay-at home dad for 10 years. I found the Safety/RM field fascinating, challenging and rewarding.

How long have you worked at your current institution?

3+ years

Best career advice?

Say yes to opportunities until you have to say no.


To learn more about Jesse - click the photo below.

CSHEMA VolunteerSpotlight Archive

Just in case you missed it the first time around:

April 2021 Spotlight- Jesse Decker | UW-Madison


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