Chapter News

Chapter Elections Open March 20th!

Are YOU interested in leadership this year? Now is your time!

The positions below in red will be up for vote on Monday, March 20th! Positions in bolded red are high-priority roles to fill for the 2023-2024 year. 

If you are interested in any of these roles, please email your name and the position you would like to be considered for to

Each position’s term runs for one year (July 2023 – June 2024), and training on the role is provided. 

Join a great leadership team for another fantastic ASSP year!!! 

President – Shameka Lewis (established via 2022 election)

VP (President-Elect) – VACANT!!! URGENT NEED!

Treasurer – VACANT

Secretary – Kelsey Griffith

Delegate 1 – Donnie Chambless

Delegate 2 – Dusty Cotter

Delegate 3 – Andy Blackmon

VP of Communications (Non-voted position) – VACANT

2022 SW ASSP Mentorship Program Kicks Off with a Bang

The SW ASSP Mentorship Program officially kicked off on Monday, September 19th.

The SW ASSP Mentorship Program partners with Southeastern Oklahoma State University’s ASSP Student Section in Durant, OK, each semester. The ASSP student section consistently places among the nation’s best and accumulates thousands of dollars in scholarships yearly. Southeastern Occupational Safety students have earned over $175,000 in national scholarships and grants in the past five years alone. Additionally, the student section hosts monthly technical meetings on the first Tuesday at 2:00 pm and monthly field trips to industrial and construction sites, provides professional development opportunities, and participates in community activities.

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Call for Speakers!

Southwest Chapter ASSP – 2023 PDC Speakers

The search is on… Are YOU or someone you know interested in speaking at our April 13, 2023 Professional Development Conference (PDC)?! Check out the details below, and apply now!

The 2023 PDC will feature three different breakout session tracks

  1. Safety & Health Training
  2. Risk Management
  3. Safety Leadership & Management
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