Dennis joined the CertainTeed Shared Services EHS Department in 2007 as a corporate Manager of EHS for CertainTeed’s North American Operation. His current responsibilities as part of the Saint-Gobain North American Corporate EHS Delegation staff include management of the product stewardship, sustainability, auditing, and training programs to all Saint-Gobain businesses in North America as well as business specific EHS management for the Siding Products and Pipe and Foundations Groups.
Prior to joining SGC, Dennis had 10 years of experience in increasingly responsible positions in various operations and EHS organizations as part of the pharmaceutical, biotech, paper and plastics industries.
Dennis earned a BS in Safety Sciences from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, a MS in Environmental Protection and Safety Management from Saint Joseph’s University and an MBA from LaSalle University. Dennis is currently enrolled in the Sustainable Engineering Program at Villanova University and is also a certified safety professional (CSP).
Saint-Gobain, the world’s largest building materials company, has its North American headquarters in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania. As the world leader in sustainable habitat, Saint-Gobain is committed to inventing solutions to help professionals and communities around the world build and renovate comfortable, healthy, economical and energy-efficient buildings. The company has more than 265 locations in North America and approximately 19,000 employees. In the United States and Canada, Saint-Gobain reported sales of approximately $7.7 billion in 2011.
Saint-Gobain’s family of companies in North America includes CertainTeed Corporation, which offers the most comprehensive portfolio of interior and exterior building products in North America, as well as Saint-Gobain Abrasives, Saint-Gobain ADFORS (previously known as Saint-Gobain Technical Fabrics), Vetrotech Saint-Gobain North America, Saint-Gobain Glass, Saint-Gobain Solar and Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics.
Recognized as a 2009 and 2010 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Saint-Gobain earned the 2011 and 2012 ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award, the highest level of recognition for outstanding contributions to protecting the environment through energy efficiency. For more information about Saint-Gobain in North America, visit www.saint-gobain-northamerica.com and connect with the company on Facebook and Twitter.