“ Leadership is about the motivation and inspiration of people, and the effective use of technical, management, and communication skills to successfully achieve desired goals and objectives”. Andy Garcia-Rivera, Director, EH&S, University of Wisconsin "Men and women don't do what they are responsible for, they do what they are accountable for." Bruce Wilkinson, CSP, President, Workplace Consultants, Inc. Leadership and Responsibility
Andy Garcia-Rivera is the Director of Environment, Health & Safety for UW-Madison. Andy has over 24 years of experience in health & safety. Andy received his undergraduate and graduate degrees in preventive medicine and environmental health.
Andy is very active in professional organizations and has held significant leadership positions with the Campus Safety and Health Association, American Biological Safety Association, and the National Safety Council. He has authored a number of papers and has frequently presented on numerous health and safety topics at national, international, and local conferences.