Advisory Board Members

The NFSI Advisory Board is made up of members representing various industries. It is vital to uphold the NFSI mission throughout all industries to create a consistent and constant awareness to the topic of slips, trips, and falls.  

Restaurant Industry

Jim Marshall (Chairman) Director, Corporate Insurance and Safety for McDonald’s Corporation

Medical Industry

Suzanne Metz Safety Department Manager with Washington Hospital Services.


Dr. David Kraemer, Ph.D., Chair, Murray State University, Occupational Health & Safety Department Efstathios Meletis Professor and Chair at University of Texas at Arlington

Technical Advisors

Dan Zarletti, SMS Assist Claudia Lezell, Vice President of Inspection Division, IICRC Angela D. Mickalide, Ph.D., CHES, Director of Education and Outreach, Home Safety Council Juergen Bahlo, President, Tek-Stil Concepts Doug Bush, Sr. Directory of Safety, The Home Depot Jason N. Thomas, Attorney at Law, Carnahan Thomas, L.L.P. Bob Robinson, Sr., President, Kaivac Corporation Craig Sykora,  Laboratory Manager, 3M Building & Commercial Services Richard Neal, President, Allied Industries International, Inc. Gary Nesbit, Directory of Risk & Insurance for Advance Auto Parts.