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IHMM’s Board of Directors Announces 2016 Election Results

The Board of Directors (BOD) of the Institute of Hazardous Materials Management (IHMM) is pleased to announce the results of the election for open board director positions. Elected as CHMM Directors to four-year terms starting January 1, 2016 were Matthew Redmann and Robin Spencer.

Matthew Redmann
Matthew Redmann, CHMM, IHMM Board of Director

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Robin Spencer, CHMM, IHMM Board of Director

Matthew Redmann has served on the IHMM Board of Directors for the last 4 years, serving as Vice Chair of the Board and as Chair of the Branding Committee responsible for guiding IHMM’s recent re-branding. He serves as Environmental Manager for the Harley-Davidson Motor Company, where he has worked for over 10 years. In his home community of Waukesha County, Wisconsin, he serves as Chair of the County’s Local Emergency Planning Committee, volunteers at work as the United Way Coordinator, and volunteers on his kids’ schools and sports teams.

Robin Spencer, CHMM, is Principal of Spencer Environmental, a small consulting firm in the San Francisco Bay Area specializing in environmental regulatory compliance, stormwater pollution prevention, sustainable practices and waste minimization for heavy industry for 22 years. Prior to establishing her own business in 1993, Ms. Spencer led Superfund RI/FS teams for Woodward-Clyde Consultants in the Western States from 1985 through 1993. Her first position as a research scientist was at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory studying Nuclear Waste Isolation and Indoor Air Pollution between 1979 and 1985. She received her BA in Geography from the University of California, Berkeley, a Certificate in Hazardous Materials Management from the University of California, Davis, and an Executive Certificate in Sustainable Management from The Presidio Graduate School. Ms. Spencer is a Fellow of the Institute of Hazardous Materials Management and served a three-year term as a National Director-at-Large for the Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals, as well as numerous positions for her local chapter, the Northern California Chapter.  ADD PHOTO

“We are pleased to welcome Robin to the IHMM Board of Directors, and to have Matt back for another term” stated Allison A. King, IHMM Chair. “Each has stated their commitment to use their strengths and experiences to further support IHMM credentials. I want to express my thanks to our Certificants for participating in our election of directors. The IHMM Board of Directors is fortunate to have credentialed professionals with the passion, commitment, and dedication required to ensure the long term success of the Institute and our accredited credential programs.”