Vice President

Kelsey Forde, CSP, CIH, CHMM

Ms. Kelsey Forde earned a Master of Science degree in Environment, Health, and Safety and a Bachelor of Science degree in Cellular Biology with Chemistry and Pre-Pharmacy Minor from the University of Minnesota. Ms. Forde is a Certified Industrial Hygienist, Certified Safety Professional, Certified Hazardous Materials Manager, Laser Safety Officer, Owner and Principal Environment, Health, and Safety(EHS) Professional and System Safety Engineer for Parvati Consulting, LLC., based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Kelsey has over 15 years of experience as an EHS professional including performing and guiding hazards analyses that adhere to the principles in the Redbook. Ms.Forde’s primary responsibilities and areas of expertise are centered around the identification of workplace hazards and development of consequence analysis associated with hazard analysis, safety assessments, primary hazard screens, readiness reviews, and compliance auditing techniques for a variety of clients including the DOE,commercial, industrial, and private industry clients.

Ms. Forde is a National Director for the Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals, 2019-2020 President for the New Mexico Chapter of the American Society of Safety Professionals, Past-President and Director at Large for the New Mexico Society of Hazardous Materials Managers, and historically served two consecutive mayoral appointed terms on the Albuquerque-Bernalillo County Joint Air Quality Control Board. Ms. Forde is continually asked by clients, peers, and professionals in the EHS community to present and train at both local and national EHS/IH/OS conferences, technical meetings, and web-based tutorials.