Gary Thibodeaux has been Northstar’s director of health and safety since 2002. He has more than 20 years of experience in the health and safety industry and is based in the Orange, Texas, office. He supervises four regional health and safety managers and oversees safety and compliance at all the regional branch offices. He and his staff provide technical assistance to all managers and operations personnel and develop and implement safety training programs. Thibodeaux represents Northstar at meetings and hearings with regulatory agencies. He is certified to conduct training in OSHA’s Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard (HAZWOPER) and the OSHA Outreach Program. He is also certified as an Asbestos Project Designer.