Instructors and Staff


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  James McDanielSenior Safety Specialist
James has a Bachelor’s of Arts degree from Arkansas Polytechnic College in Journalism. He completed his OSHA 500 Trainer Course for construction in 2009. James’ work experience includes working at Dow Chemical from 1977-2004 in working operations and training and compliance. His job duties also require on and off-site assistance to employers, labor groups, trades and professional associations in the form of training and informational seminars.
| Direct Line: 989.839.7041 | Email James
 Marc White Senior Safety Specialist
Marc has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business from Saginaw Valley State University and Associates in Environmental Technology from Delta College. Marc joined Great Lakes Safety in 2007 as a Senior Safety Specialist.  Marc primarily teaches GLSTC’s specialty classes, such as Certified Occupational Safety Specialist (COSS), Confined Space, Hazwoper, Lead RRP, Fall Protection, Scaffold and OSHA classes.| Direct Line: 989.492.7023 | Email Marc
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 Jill Dougherty – Special Programs Marketing Manager/ Instructor
Jill attended Central Michigan University and received a degree in Public Health Education and Health Promotion.  Jill has over 20 years’ experience as a Safety Professional.  In addition to teaching classes for GLSTC, she is responsible for community outreach, marketing and coordinating the COST program.
| Direct Line: 989.492.7036 | Email Jill
Cindy L. Zastrow, M.S.Assoc. Safety Specialist
Cindy has worked several years at MIOSHA as both an instructor and as a Senior Industrial Hygienist.  In addition to her strong safety and occupational health background, Cindy also has a M.S. in Forensic Medicine, and is working on her dissertation for a Ph.D. in Epidemiology.  She is a certified Hazmat Technician, Firefighter and EMT, and serves as a forensic specialist on the National DMORT-WMD team for the United States Government. Email Cindy
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 Doug Altenburg– Assoc. Safety Specialist
Doug graduated from Delta College with a degree in engineering. 
He worked at Dow Chemical for 32 years in a variety of positions including safety and health coordinator, a head operator, a delivery specialist, and a technical advisor.| 989.837.2332 ext. 7024 | Email Doug
Marvin Anthony Assoc. Safety Specialist 
Marvin graduated from West Shore Community with a degree in Industrial Technology.  His work experience includes a welder fabricator, maintenance supervisor and safety trainer and coordinator.  He was also a part-time welding instructor at West shore Community College for 27 years and instructor trainer for the American Red Cross for 30 years.  Marv is an instructor of construction maintenance for OXYCHEM in Ludington, MI.


Executive Director
Kelly Juday | Bio
989.839.7043 | Email Kelly
Special Programs Marketing Manager / Instructor
Jill Dougherty
989.492.7036 | Email Jill

Director of Operations
Melody DeBolt
989.839.7056 | Email Melody
HR Manager
Susan Schalk
989.839.7027 | Email Susan

Administrative Assistant to the Director of Operations
Nicole Wallace
989.492.7033 | Email Nicole
Education Office Professional
Taylor Metiva
989.837.2332 ext. 7047| Email Taylor

Business Development Specialist
Lynette Wisniewski
989.492.7021| Email Lynette
Tricia Crivac
Email Tricia