Environmental Health and Safety

Contact Information

All five-digit phone numbers are VT Campus numbers in the format 540-23x-xxxx.

Dept. Fax Machine 1-3944

Our campus mail code is 0423.

If you know who you need to talk to or their program area, please select from the list below. Otherwise, please call our customer service number 1-3600.


Name Title Email
Franklin, Lance Assistant Vice President lfranklin@vt.edu
Perkins, Dee Business Operations Manager 1-9856 deperkin@vt.edu
Roberta Polak Compliance Advisory Specialist 1-5259 polak@vt.edu
VanDyke, Michelle Fiscal Manager 1-2981 mvandyke@vt.edu

Biological Safety

Name Title Phone Email
Waggoner, Charlotte Assistant Director 1-5864 ren@vt.edu
Kroner, Anna Associate Biosafety Officer 1-1122 acastigl@vt.edu
Wakley, Chris Associate Biosafety Officer 1-3361 cwakley@vt.edu
Open Assistant Biosafety Officer
Stevens-Mauldon, Susan Biosafety Trainer/Educator 1-8223 sestevens@vt.edu
Owen, Sarah Industrial Hygienist 1-4034 sowen@vt.edu

Laboratory Safety

Name Title Phone Email
Mondy, Bernadette Assistant Director 1-8758 bmondy@vt.edu
Open University Chemical Hygiene Officer
Strader, Cynthia Laboratory Inspector, X-ray Safety, Nuclear Medicine 1-2699 cynth@vt.edu
Monti, Katelynn Laboratory Inspector kmonti1@vt.edu
Lowe, Rob Environmental Programs Manager 1-2510 rlowe@vt.edu
Osborne, Kenny Industrial Hygienist, Chemical Exposure 1-2509 kosborne@vt.edu
Trent, Andrew EHS Coordinator 526-2041 jetrent@vt.edu
Imperatore, Frank Hazardous Materials Manager
Dowdy, Matt Hazardous Materials Technician 1-6321 mdowdy00@vt.edu
Lorenzen, Shane Hazardous Materials Technician 1-6321 shane65@vt.edu
Bishop, Justin Hazardous Materials Technician 1-6321 justinb2@vt.edu
Harrison, KC Hazardous Materials Technician 1-6321 kch13@vt.edu

Occupational Safety and Health

Name Title Phone Email
Adams, Zack Assistant Director 1-5985 adamsz@vt.edu
Miller, Robin Occupational Safety Programs 1-2341 rmmiller@vt.edu
Adams, Paige Industrial Hygienist 1-8294 pwa@vt.edu
Gordon, Steve Safety Compliance Officer slgordon@vt.edu
Porterfield, Curt Training Programs Coordinator 1-8759 cuporter@vt.edu
Watson, Lee Safety and Health Trainer 1-9198 kernlw1@vt.edu
Camargo Palomino, Ana Maria Safety and Health Trainer 1-3943 acamargo@vt.edu
Williams, Jeremy Fire Safety & Life Safety Programs Manager 1-4207 jewilli6@vt.edu
Spradlin, Josh Fire Protection Inspector 1-9068 sspradl@vt.edu
Dadras, Juliet Manager of Medical Services Program 1-8733 mjdadras@vt.edu
St. Clair, Lisa Medical Services Program 1-3919 lckenny@vt.edu
Moser, Amanda Medical Services Program 1-3851 agmoser@vt.edu

Radiation Safety

Name Title Phone Email
Conner, Donald Radiation Safety Officer/Offsite Services Coordinator 1-5364 dcon@vt.edu
Strader, Cynthia Assistant Radiation Safety Officer 1-2699 cynth@vt.edu>

Website Feedback

Name Title Phone Email
Lowe, Rob Environmental Programs Manager/Web Coordinator 1-2510 rlowe@vt.edu


The Health and Safety Building is located at 575 Beamer Way, across from Burrows-Burleson Tennis Center. Main building access is from the paved parking lot on the south side of the building.

Location on Campus Map

On this map (1 MB PDF), we are located in quadrant N-12, building number 459.

Driving Directions

  • Follow the directions to Virginia Tech.
  • From US 460, exit onto Route 314, Southgate Drive. Proceed on Southgate through two roundabouts. Turn right at the stop light onto Beamer Way. The Health and Safety Building is located on the left near the top of the hill.