Planning Members

2016 Southeast Mine Safety and Health Conference Committee
Committees Organization
President  
Jon Heaser (member of all committees)  Mosaic
Co-Chair   
Ed Thierry (member of all committees) Mosaic
Michael Heaton (member of all committees) Argos
Robin Wade (member of all committees) Wade Sand & Gravel Co., Inc.
Recording Secretary   
Andrew Perkins (available to take notes for all committees) Alabama Power
Conference Planning Locations Committee   
Marketing Presidents Room    
For Vendor and Company Socials  
Chair:    
Andrew Perkins Alabama Power
Members:  
Judith Etterer (MSHA Liaison) MSHA
Jay Gortney  Lhoist
Leo Roger Evans Concrete
Michael Heaton  Argos
Sam Cordts Vulcan Materials Company
John Brazzel Vulcan Materials Company
Robin Wade Wade Sand & Gravel Co., Inc.
Financial Committee  
Chairs:  
Robin Wade Wade Sand & Gravel Co., Inc.
Members:  
Richard Waid  Wade Sand & Gravel Co., Inc.
Program Printing Committee (posters, program)   
Chair:  
John Brazzel Vulcan Materials Company 
Members:  
Judith Etterer (MSHA Liaison) MSHA
Program and Speakers Committee  
Chair:  
Tim Lutz The Walker Company
Members:  
Martha Bidez UAB
Jay Canada Pine Bluff Sand and Gravel
Judith Etterer (MSHA Liaison) MSHA
Mel Freeman (MSHA Liaison) MSHA
Jeff Golden National Cement
Jay Gortney  Lhoist
Judy Hand The University of Alabama
Michael Heaton  Argos
Mike Neal Mosaic
Elizabeth Maples Deep South Center for OH&S /UAB
Andrew Perkins Alabama Power
Walter Simpson North American Coal Corporation
Woody Stelly Cliffs Natural Resources
Leo Roger Evans Concrete
Deborah Tomko (MSHA Liaison) MSHA
Website / Publicity /Pre Conference Seminar(s)  
External Conference Support Committee  
Chair:   
Andrew Perkins Alabama Power
Members:  
Judith Etterer (MSHA Liaison) MSHA
Mel Freeman (MSHA Liaison) MSHA
Ken Leighton Rogers Group
Elizabeth Maples Deep South Center for OH&S /UAB
Robin Wade Wade Sand & Gravel Co., Inc.
Vendor / Exhibitor Committee   
Chair:  
Ed Thierry  Mosaic
Members:  
Hugh Talbert   Carmeuse
Danny Callies G&R Mineral Services, Inc.
40 Year Miner(s)/Activity /Sponsor Committee  
Chair:   
Jon Heaser Mosaic
Members:  
Andrew Perkins Alabama Power
Mike Wedding Nugent Sand Company/Aggregates
Tim Lutz The Walker Company
Contractor Participation Committee  
Chair:  
Danny Callies G&R Mineral Services, Inc.
Members:  
Ed Thierry Mosaic
Menu   
Chair:  
Andrew Perkins Alabama Power
Members:  
Danny Callies G&R Mineral Services, Inc.
Robin Wade Wade Sand & Gravel Co., Inc.
Judith Etterer (MSHA Liaison) MSHA
Mel Freeman (MSHA Liaison) MSHA
Charity Raffle / Auction for Kids' Chance  
Chair:  
Tim Lutz The Walker Company 
Mike Wedding  Nugent Sand Company/Aggregates
Jay Canada  Pine Bluff Sand and Gravel
Sonny Lancaster  McDonald Construction 
Audio Visual and Room Set Up Committee  
Mel Freeman  MSHA
Jeff Golden  National Cement
John Brazzel  Vulcan Materials Company
Sam Cordts Vulcan Materials Company