Safety & Employee Development

Employee Health & Safety


SGA Committee Manager: Rishi Chauhan, Southern Gas Association


The purpose of the Employee Health & Safety Committee is to provide opportunities to share in experiences, lessons learned, challenges, and successes of SGA member companies. This committee focuses on enhancing the safety and health awareness of employees.

Who We Are? Safety and Health professionals in the natural gas industry.

What We Do? The Committee is responsible to the safety and health liaison representatives of the member companies for originating and directing safety and health activities relating to the natural gas industry

Where We Meet? The committee meets on monthly conference calls, at an onsite planning meeting, and holds roundtables as part of SGA Conferences.


  • Brandy Silvio, Member | Boardwalk Pipelines
  • Kevin Parker, Associate Member | Mears Group, Inc.
  • Adrian Barnett, Member | Duke Energy Corporation
  • Alexandria Terwilliger, Member | Washington Gas
  • Anthony Carter, CSP, Member | Kinder Morgan
  • Ben C DeRemer, Member | CoServ Gas Ltd.
  • Colby A. Child, Jr., M.A.A., ASP, Associate Member | R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates
  • Dave Durgin, Member | City of Orangeburg, SC
  • James Hopf, Associate Member | Miller Pipeline
  • James Owens, Member | Atmos Energy, Mid-Texas Division
  • Karl Leger, Associate Member | RegSafe
  • Keith Ash, Member | City of Tallahassee Natural Gas Utility
  • Les Wooten, Member |
  • Mark Haptonstall, Member | Arkansas Oklahoma Gas Corporation
  • Michael J. Donahue, Member | Dominion Energy Ohio
  • Rishi Chauhan, SGA Committee Manager | Southern Gas Association
  • Samuel Holliday, Member | Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline Inc.
  • Scott D Bush, Member | Liberty Utilities
  • Trevor Rice, Member | ENSTOR