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2021 Calendar

October 14, 2021 Bridgerland chapter meeting   Register Now!

Jason WattersonSpeaker: Jason Watterson, CIH, CHMM, ARM-P, CPSI

Bio: Jason Watterson is a Loss Prevention consultant for Utah Local Governments Trust, which provides insurance and risk management services to more than 500 local government agencies in Utah.  He is a Certified Industrial Hygienist and Certified Hazardous Materials Manager.  Jason has degrees in Public Health and Biology from Utah State University.  Jason also holds the Associate in Risk Management for Public Entities designation along with other not-so-impressive letters after his name.   Jason has extensive experience in risk management and environmental, health and safety management.  He has worked in the electronics and manufacturing sectors in site and corporate positions, including managing large industrial wastewater pretreatment operations and large quantity hazardous waste facilities.  Jason was the Risk Manager for all mountain venues for the Salt Lake 2002 Winter Olympic Games.  He has been published in Trophy Hunter magazine.

Title: Gloom, Despair and Agony

Summary: What keeps you up at night?  What is your worst nightmare?  Our careers take some dramatic turns and lawsuits, accidents and regulatory agency action can take a toll on us.  In this presentation we will explore techniques to manage risk for our organizations that can build a more effective operation and help us sleep better.

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November 11, 2021 Bridgerland chapter meeting - Speakers: Tueller Counseling; Tom and Michelle Tueller

December 9, 2021 Bridgerland chapter meeting - Speaker: Bruce Boucher

Bruce BoucherBio: Bruce is currently the Director of the Professional Master of Human Resource program for Utah State University and is a lecturer in the graduate and undergraduate programs.  He is also an active HR consultant and executive coach to several companies.  Previous to his three-year sabbatical for the LDS Church, Bruce was the Chief Human Resources Officer for Extra Space Storage.  During his 14 plus years, Extra Space went from a privately held company with 150 employees and 38 properties to a publicly-traded company with over 3,000 employees and 1,100 properties. 

Bruce is also the President and Partner of Roos Advisors, a Business and HR Consulting Firm.  He is a member of SHRM and has been asked to speak at several chapter events on HR issues.  He is trained as a DiSC facilitator and in Predictive Index.  He has also been a featured panelist at the annual BERSIN Learning and Development conference.  He is bi-lingual and has presented to different international HR, Leadership, and Business groups.  He currently teaches and consults on Leadership, Compensation, Learning and Development, Organizations, and HR Strategy.

Boucher has a Bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University in International Relations and a Master’s of Science degree in Human Resource Management from Utah State University.  For three years, he served as the President of the Puerto Rico San Juan Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints overseeing the Church’s efforts on Puerto Rico and 6 Caribbean islands. 

Bruce and his wife, Becky, reside in Salt Lake City, Utah, and are the parents of 4 children and 6 AMAZING grandchildren.

Title: Linking HR Strategy to Business

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