The Elm Consulting Group International LLC, a specialty health, safety, environmental and sustainability (HSES) management consulting firm, is pleased to announce the addition of Joseph B. Cotier, CPEA as a Director of the firm beginning January 3, 2011.
“Joe brings 22 years experience in HSE auditing excellence and client focus to our team” said Patrick Doyle, Elm’s founder and Managing Director. “He is a perfect complement to the firm.”
“I have known Joe personally and professionally for close to 20 years and know first hand about his expertise and exemplary qualifications. We are very excited to have him become a part of Elm” said Robert Bray, Elm Co-Founder and Managing Director.
Cotier said, “I am happy to be a part of Elm and look forward to continuing to have a positive impact on the HSE auditing field – driving innovation both in the US and across the globe.”
Joseph B. Cotier, CPEA, has completed more than 350 EHS audits and management systems consulting projects in more than 35 states and 20 countries. He has experience in a wide range of industries including petroleum refining and chemical manufacturing, electric utilities, breweries and consumer and pharmaceutical products manufacturing. Mr. Cotier is an air emissions expert with particular strengths in emissions inventories, leak detection and repair, and a wide variety of MACT programs. Joe his has performed inspections and managed compliance orders as a Senior Air Pollution Control Engineer for the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection. He is a BEAC Certified Professional Environmental Auditor and recently completed his fifth year on the Board of Directors for The Auditing Roundtable, the leading professional association for HSE auditors. He served as Secretary, Vice President and President, and now serves the Roundtable as Director on the Board.
Mr. Cotier will be working out of Glastonbury, Connecticut and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org, +1-860-794-3617 (cell) or +1-860-430-1653 (office).