Northern Plains Section

Upcoming Meeting

The Northern Plains Section technical meeting will be a joint meeting with the Northern Region Association of Safety Professionals (NRASP)

When: Wednesday, January 15, 2020 start (11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Central)

Where: Hilton Garden Inn, Fargo, ND

Presenter: LeeAnn Jangula – DOT Legislative update – FMCSA

About Our Speaker:  LeAnn Jangula is the Federal Program Specialist for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) based in Bismarck, ND.  This FMCSA is responsible for motor carriers’ compliance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and Hazardous Material Regulations.  The primary mission is to prevent commercial motor vehicle-related fatalities and injuries.  Activities of the Administration contribute to ensuring safety in motor carrier operations through enforcement of regulations as well as increasing safety awareness.  The North Dakota Division office’s territory includes the state of North Dakota and two Canadian provinces.

Description: This session will cover how to prepare for changes in the transportation system as well as cover legislative successes by the North Dakota Motor Carriers Association.


2020 NDSC’s 47th Annual Safety & Health Conference

The 2020 NDSC 47th Annual Safety & Health Conference will be held February 24th through 27th at the Bismarck Event Center in Bismarck.  The 2020 lineup includes 91 diverse breakout sessions, 3 first-class keynotes, and 16 pre-conference workshops taught by more than 50 instructors from around the country (and members of ASSP!).

Agenda Overview


Attendee Fees

The Northern Plains Section of ASSP is a partner with NDSC for the 2020 Safety & Health Conference and is proud to offer CEUs.

The Northern Plains Section will host a hospitality room at the event social at the Ramkota Hotel from 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Tuesday, February 25th and have a luncheon meeting for the membership on Wednesday, February 26th with details to follow on location.

Volunteers are also needed to help with the ASSP booth the vendor show on Tuesday, February 25th and Wednesday, February 26. Looking for an hour or two here or there from anyone willing and able. Please let a Northern Plains Section board member know if you are able to assist with the ASSP booth so we can help spread the word on the advantages of membership and meet some new folks!

Nominations for Section Officers

It’s that time of year again! Please let us know if you may be interested in a Section Officer position. Positions on the ballot for this year include: member-at-large; secretary, and vice-chair.

Northern Plains Section Officers

Chair:  Leif Schonteich

Vice Chair: Kara Felber

Secretary:  Anthony Stoner

Treasurer:  Clint Young

Member-at-Large: Kelly Cozby

Member-at-Large:  Auston Biles

Northern Plains Section Bylaws

Click here to view the Bylaws of the Northern Plains Section!

Past Meeting Minutes

Meeting Minutes from Q1 2016 Section Meeting

Meeting Minutes from Q2 2016 Section Meeting

Meeting Minutes  from Q3 2016 Section Meeting