The National Wireless Safety Alliance (NWSA) announced that Paul Fuentez, Central Region Director of Environmental, Health and Safety at Ericsson, Andy Haldane, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Tower Engineering Professionals (TEP), Joe Nicks, Director of Safety for PeakNet Services and Robert Siegel, Executive Director at ENSA North America have been appointed as members of the Alliance’s Board of Governors.
In their new roles as members of the Board of Governors, Fuentez will be fulfilling the OEM seat, Haldane the Engineering seat, Nicks the Utilities seat and Siegel the seat reserved for Trainers.
NWSA, headquartered in Fairfax, VA, is a national non-profit assessment and certification organization established to provide thorough, independent assessments of knowledge and skills and provide verifiable worker certification in order to enhance safety, reduce workplace risk, improve quality, encourage training, and recognize the skilled professionals who work on towers and other non-standard communication structures.
The NWSA Board of Governors consists of representatives from a broad cross-section of the industry and is tasked with developing policy and overseeing the activities of the various committees that will serve under their jurisdiction.
“NWSA is excited to be able to add Paul, Andy, Joe and Rob to the talented and diverse roster of Governors that we have assembled,” stated Executive Director Duane MacEntee. “All four of these leaders possess the subject matter expertise and industry-specific experience necessary to help our organization scale the number of NWSA certified worker credentials in the marketplace,” added MacEntee.