North America EHS Director, Granite Services International / General Electric
Monika Buchanan MBA, CSP is presently working at Granite Services International / General Electric as the North America EHS Director. Monika possesses a broad base of experience in the proactive reduction of risk across diverse industrial settings including hydro, nuclear, mining, refining, manufacturing and various service-related industries. Monika earned her M.B.A in Finance from Alvernia University (Reading PA) and B.S. Degree in Occupational Safety and Environmental Health with a minor in Environmental Hazards and Emergency Management from Millersville University of PA. Prior to that, she earned her RN Diploma and practiced nursing in Europe.
Monika has interests in Natural Disaster Studies and participated in a National Science Foundation research study conducted in Thailand after the tsunami disaster in 2004. She is a Professional Member of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and AIHA (American Industrial Hygiene Association).