Deborah (Debby) Shewitz, CSP, PHA

Shewitz Consulting, LLC (Specialty Technical Consultants, Inc. teaming partner)

Contributing Author

Debby is the principal of Shewitz Consulting, LLC, Cleveland, OH, a teaming partner with Specialty Technical Consultants, Inc. She has over 30 years of professional experience in EHS management, almost 20 of which were spent in various safety and environmental management positions in the pharmaceutical and chemical manufacturing industries. Debby is a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and Process Hazard Analysis (PHA) Leader. She has particular expertise in chemical management and process safety, hazardous waste identification and management, and general safety issues. Her consulting practice now focuses on EHS auditing and on implementing EHS programs for smaller businesses.

Debby is a graduate of Oberlin College where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry. She is a member of The Auditing Roundtable and the American Chemical Society. Debby has served as a member of the ASSE Consultants’ Practice Specialty advisory board since 2003, and on the executive committee of ASSE’s Northern Ohio Chapter since 2008. She has been honored as the Consultants’ Practice Specialty Safety Professional of the Year for 2004-2005 and again for 2007-2008.