Hometown (Where You Were Born):
Rochester Hills, MI
Why Do You Enjoy Risk Control & Compliance:
I enjoy risk control & compliance because it is the mechanism by which Environmental, Health, Safety & Security (EHS&S) can provide tangible, predictive operational value back to the organization by identifying risks, gaps, and leading indicators in the process. It’s a statistical and operational means to prevent failure, catastrophe and injury. The management of all these seemingly insignificant details that are generally viewed as a cost of doing business are vital to any organizations ongoing success. If left unmanaged, eventually an organization will pay the price of citations, inefficient operations, employees who don’t care, customers who won’t buy from you and lawsuits from injured parties.
Green Plains, Inc. (GPRE) is a vertically integrated ethanol producer based in Omaha, NE with a current ethanol production capacity of approximately 1.1 billion gallons of ethanol, 3.1 million tons of high protein distillers grains per year with 13 plants strategically located across the U.S. GPRE also operates an independent third-party marketing business – Green Plains Trade, grain storage operations – Green Plains Grain, fuel storage and terminal operations – Green Plains Partners, cattle feedlot operations – Green Plains Cattle. GPRE is also part of a joint venture called BioProcess Algae which is working to commercialize algae production technology at a facility co-located to their Shenandoah, IA ethanol production facility.
Would you like to be considered to be highlighted on ERI Solutions LLC’s RISK CONTROL Spotlight?
In addition to the receiving much-deserved recognition for preventing incidents, injuries and non-compliance, those highlighted will be presented with an award as well as entered into a grand prize drawing at the end of the calendar year.
Please click the link below to complete the form to be considered.