The National Wireless Safety Alliance announced the hiring of wireless industry veteran Chuck Slagle as the organization’s executive director. Slagle, who previously served NWSA in a consulting capacity, is a former Sprint environmental health and safety executive with more than 38 years of experience in the industry.
“NWSA is ecstatic to announce Chuck Slagle as the organization’s first official executive director,” said Board of Directors President Don Doty from FDH Velocitel Inc. “Chuck has been instrumental to NWSA during the organization’s formative stages and in his enhanced role as executive director will be able to spearhead the initiatives necessary in getting NWSA’s ANSI Accredited assessment and certification programs to market.”
“I am honored to serve as the executive director of NWSA and look forward to working with the organization’s board of directors, board of governors, committee members and subject matter experts,” said Slagle.
According to the announcement, NWSA is a nonprofit assessment and certification organization established to provide independent assessments of knowledge and skills and provide verifiable worker certification in order to enhance safety, reduce workplace risk, improve quality, encourage training, and recognize the skilled professionals who work on towers and other nonstandard structures.