Safety and Accessibility Committee

Committee Scope of Responsibilities

The purpose of the committee is to promote a safe working, living, and learning environment for all employees, students, and guests of the College. In addition, the efforts of the committee are intended to protect College buildings, grounds, and other property. 

The Committee’s primary responsibility is to engage College employees in active participation in developing a safe and healthful work environment. The committee will function as the coordinating body for assessing and responding to safety issues in order to reduce overall exposure to accidents and injuries/illnesses. The Committee shall act in an advisory capacity to the Risk Management Sub-Committee of the College’s Board of Trustees. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Increase employee involvement in safety
  • Improve safety-related communications
  • Recommend safety training programs to employees
  • Review accident and illness reports to detect trends and plan prevention
  • Promote safety and health awareness throughout the College
  • Make recommendations to senior leadership for specific policy and procedure reviews
  • Review accidents and near misses and recommend corrective actions
  • Development of a schedule identifying safety inspections that are required to occur on a regular basis 
  • Bring proactive safety and health issues to each meeting
  • Development of a system for reporting safety concerns

Please email to report a safety concern. If you have an immediate concern, call the Office of Public Safety at 717-867-6111 or the Office of Facilities Services at 717-867-6340.

Committee Members

Rachel Brunner, benefits and HRIS specialist, co-chair
Michael Mumper, director of facilities management, co-chair
Brent Oberholtzer, director of public safety, co-chair

Erin Hannaford, director of accessibility resources
Tom Hanrahan, director of campus communications
Wesley Harding, building maintenance technician (HVAC/Plumber)
Ann Hayes, senior director of human resources & Title IX coordinator
Marcus Horne, campus chemical and environmental coordinator
Jamie Ressler, manager of housekeeping
Jill Savini, registered staff nurse
Melissa Sherwood, human resources generalist
Chuck Yasinski, head athletic trainer