Safety Leadership Adviser
Caterpillar Safety Services | Caterpillar Inc.
Shae Birkey has more than 17 years of experience in the Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) profession working in consulting, governmental, commercial, industrial, and private industry settings. He has a range of work experience, including frontline field positions and corporate management roles, as an EHS subject matter expert, a corporate auditor, and an EHS Facility Manager. Shae applies knowledge from his experiences to his current role as a Safety Adviser and Industry Account Manager with Caterpillar Safety Services. His passion is educating others on the process of empowering front-line employees, engaging and educating supervisors in positive accountability practices, and supporting top leaders to be visibly committed to improving safety culture. He holds a Master of Science degree with an emphasis on leadership skill development from the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign.
Notable Recent Speaking EngagementsNational Association of Environmental Professionals-May 2019
Taking Safety from the Executive Office to the Frontline: What to Say and Do to Demonstrate Commitment
Tilt-Up Convention and Expo 2020 - Virtual - October 6, 2020