Board of Directors

Donald A. Robinson

Donald A. Robinson


Dr. Donald Robinson, PhD, CSP, P.E., ARM-E earned a doctorate in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from the University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMA), a MS in Engineering Management from Northeastern University, and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from UMA.  Robinson is also a graduate of the GE Corporate Manufacturing Program and the GE Pittsfield Engineering Apprentice Program.

Robinson serves as an Adjunct Professor in the Environmental Sciences Department at UMA and as a Consultant in Safety Management and Products Liability. Robinson served as Executive Director of EH&S at UMA with a 40-person organization responsible for emergency management, fire safety, biological safety, radiation safety, lab safety and hazardous materials management.

Prior to his career at UMA, Robinson was Manager of Occupational Safety for the GE River Works plant in Lynn, MA. Robinson served on the NSC Board of Directors as VP for Campus Safety and was President of the Campus Safety, Health, and Environmental Health Association (CSHEMA). He received the Distinguished Safety Service Award (DSSA) from NSC and the Lifetime Achievement Award from CSHEMA. Robinson is a member of Tau Beta Phi National Engineering Society and has published extensively in the field of occupational safety and health.