SESHA 2008 Speaker Biography

Rick Kelly
Facility and Environment, Health and Safety Mgr, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA

Rick Kelly is the Facility and Environment, Health and Safety Manager for the Materials Sciences Division at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in Berkeley California. Rick and his staff recently managed the transition to operation of the Molecular Foundry, one of the five Department of Energy Nanoscale Science Research Centers (NSRCs). He is Chair of the DOE ES&H committee that developed comprehensive guidance for the safe handling of nanoscale materials of uncertain toxicity. Rick is certified in the comprehensive practice of industrial hygiene and has a Masters Degree in Industrial Hygiene from the University of Cincinnati.