Herb has been part of Risk Management Services for over 30 years, joining the department in April 1985. He oversees the occupational and environmental health and safety programs for the campus. He serves on many campus safety committees including the Institutional Biosafety Committee, the Campus Use Committee, and The Campus Emergency Response Team. Prior to his appointment as Director, Occupational/Environment Health and Safety, he held the positions of Hazardous Waste Program Coordinator, AHSC Safety Officer, Campus Safety Officer, Assistant Director, and Associate Director. He is a Past President of the Campus Safety, Health, and Environmental Management Association; an international association of College and University health & safety professionals.
A graduate in Biology from the UA, Herb spent over seven years as a research associate and laboratory manager for the Department of Anatomy in the UA College of Medicine prior to joining Risk Management Services.