Published: June 4, 2015
Meet Simon Kvilhaug, Health & Safety Specialist
Last November, Simon has joined the Human Resources Department as Health & Safety Specialist. In this newly created position, Simon is responsible for ensuring compliance with all safety related state and federal regulations, management of the Bridgewell safety program, and coordination of the Workplace Violence Prevention Program.
Since he started he has visited over 90 of Bridgewell’s programs to conduct safety assessments and training. He’s built up the membership of Bridgewell’s Safety Committee, as well as worked to create Safety Awareness Campaign. He will be working to maintain compliance with new and updated safety regulations as well as increase the impact of Bridgewell’s Safety Program, and further engage employees in practices to increase the safety of our staff and individuals.
Simon is a graduate of Massachusetts Maritime Academy with a Bachelor’s Degree in Emergency Management and Homeland Security and brings to Bridgewell experience in risk assessment, safety program coordination and security. He is also an active member of the United States Marine Corps Reserve.
Safety Committee Members:
Amanda Tresback – FFS, BCS Chelmsford & The Sovner Center
Barbara Geary – Health Care Supervisor, Maple St. Day Hab
Daniel Nadeau – Assistant Program Director, Lewis St.
Emily Whittier-Duran – Program Director, Rosewood II
Jarrod Douglass – Program Director, Houston Ave.
Julie Melanson – Program Director, Rockdale Ave
Leslie Lemerise – Program Director, Summer St.
Melissa Bridges – Residential Supervisor
Michael Corey – Residential Supervisor
Michael Jascowski – Program Director, Lakewood Terrace
Moira McCarthy – Program Director, Sonora Dr.
Paul Humphries – Program Director, Baltimore St.
Peter Papadopoulos – Residential Supervisor
Robyn Follis – START Clinician, START Clinical Services/Sovner Center
Santiago Perez – Director of Transportation and Fleet Services
Sharon Flint – Assistant Program Director, Paradise Rd.
Simon Kvilhaug – Health & Safety Specialist
Thomas Poulin -Assistant Supervisor, Facilities
Tim Deluca – Affordable Housing Property Manager