Agenda for 2020 Northwest Chapter Professional Development Conference

Dec 27, 2019

Register now for the 2020 Professional Development Conference!  Early pricing ends on 12/31/2019! Join safety pros from throughout our chapter’s region including MN, WI, ND, SD and beyond to learn from our slate of speakers and exhibitors. Open the agenda below to see our talented list of speakers!

2020 ASSP Northwest PDC Agenda


Application for 2020 Student Scholarships Now Available!

Dec 16, 2019

Multiple Scholarships totaling $4000 available for students pursuing a graduate degree, Master of Science in Risk Control, at University of Wisconsin-Stout, Master of Environmental Health & Safety, at the University of Minnesota-Duluth or Master or Doctorate in Public Health or an Occupational Safety, Health or Environmental field of study at the University of Minnesota.

Click here to download Scholarship Application.

The Northwest Chapter ASSP Scholarship Award & Selection Committee will review all applications. Scholarship award winners will be notified by early April, 2020. If you have any questions, please contact:Tim Flint at 763-528-8422 or


Northwest Chapter Elects New Officers!

May 28, 2019

Congratulations to the new officers for the upcoming year!

Vice President: Jennifer Ellinwood

Secretary: Dawn Westin


Jeff Jarvela

Megan Rooney

Member at Large:

Jennifer Cougler

Mark Nichols

Christine Steman

Thank you to all the incoming officers for their commitment to ASSP!

Bill Woulu is Named Northwest Chapter Safety Professional of the Year

May 17, 2019

The Northwest Chapter of ASSP is pleased to announce that the recipient of the 2019 Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) Award is Bill Woulu from our Northern Plains Section!

Bill was the driving force in the establishment of our Section that covers the great State of North Dakota.  Now with over 100 members, the Northern Plains Section serves the growing energy sector of the Williston Basin along with the safety communities in Bismark/Mandan, Fargo and Grand Forks.

Congratulations Bill!

Northwest Chapter Awards Student Scholarships!

May 14, 2019

On behalf of the Northwest West Chapter of ASSP, we would like to congratulate the following students with the Northwest Chapter of ASSP Student Scholarship.

Danielle Wright, University of Minnesota – Duluth – $1000

Cameron Axberg, University of Minnesota – Duluth – $1000

Madelynne  Zellman, University of Minnesota – Duluth – $1000

Matthew McFalls, University of Minnesota – $1000

The students presented themselves very well and we wish them the best of luck with their future Safety and Environmental Health careers.

Thank you all for the continuous support of our future leaders!

Check out their bios here!