John Dony, Program Manager; The Campbell Institute
John Dony is the Program Manager for the Campbell Institute at the National Safety Council, where he manages key programs, such as leading indicator benchmarking and university engagement, while working closely with Institute members and partners to share best practices and lessons learned. During his seven-year tenure with the Council, Mr. Dony has led the Robert W. Campbell Award for Business Excellence through Environmental, Health, and Safety Management, now entering its second decade as the most prestigious award in EHS. He is also responsible for the continuous improvement of the National Safety Council’s internal EHS management system.
Prior to joining the Council, John held quality, project management and coalition-building positions in the communication and educational fields.
He graduated from Northwestern University with Bachelor’s Degrees in English and Sociology.
Anna Pierce, EHS Program Analytics Manager; GE Power and Water
Anna Pierce is EHS Program Analytics Manager for General Electric Co., where her primary responsibilities include risk analysis and managing GE's EHS metrics.
Ms. Pierce has 15 years of experience in developing, implementing and managing a variety of EHS programs within the General Electric Co. She began her career with GE in 1999, in GE Transportation; she spent six years in the business providing EHS support to heavy manufacturing, assembly, engineering test and new product development. She later moved into the former GE Energy businesses providing environmental support to a distributed network of service centers and field services operations.
Ms. Pierce held several EHS positions within the former Energy businesses focusing on the development of field services EHS programs, managing audits and Compliance Assurance. Most recently, she was the Compliance Assurance Manager for GE's Power & Water business.
She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Science, a minor in Environmental and Occupational Science and Health and Master's in Business Administration from Gannon University. She also maintains accreditation as a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals.