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Wagoner, Jo

Director - Chemical Laboratories/Stores


Gallahue Hall - 353


Academic/Professional/Personal Focus

Areas of Expertise

Vertére Inventory Administrator

Butler CERT Team Member

EPA Peer Auditor

Lab Management Plan for Subpart K

Stockroom & Chemical Safety

NAOSMM (National Association of Scientific Materials Managers) Safety Committee founder & co-chair

Taught college level labs & recitations (chemistry & physics) > 25 years

Contributions: (published works or studies, conference presentations)

NAOSMM Safety web pages

SEAM Conference - Stockroom Management presenter

2014 NAOSMM Conference - Site Host

2011 NAOSMM Conference - "Subpart K vs. RCRA" co-presenter; Health & Safety roundtable facilitator

2010 NAOSMM Conference - Biology roundtable facilitator

2009 NAOSMM Conference - presented launch of new NAOSMM Safety pages

Butler Assignment (classes or work duties)

Stockroom supervision; ordering, receiving & inventory chemicals, gas cylinders & supplies; department safety committee; check-in sheets and locks; re-purposing & problem-solving; other department support as requested; EMS committee & building representative; Maintenance Services contact

Institutional Health & Safety Committee Member

Laboratory Safety Subcommittee Member for IHSC

Environmental Management System Specialist

Personal Hobbies

God, Family, Gardening, Design Work (structure & web), Volunteering

IndyEthnicFood.com advisory board member

St. Mary Academy reunion planning committee member; SMA Reunion history presenter



A.S. General Studies, Butler University, 1980

B.S. Chemistry, Purdue University @ IUPUI, 1986

Completed Foundation Courses in the Butler MBA program.

Earned continuing education credits


CERT training

First Aid & CPR/AED through ARC

ICI Environmental Compliance Project Training Program (EPA Peer Audit)

Environmental Management Systems (EMS) Training (3/4 complete)

SSM Certification in final stages

LSI - Safety in the Laboratory Short Course

LSI - How to Become a More Effective Chemical Hygiene Officer


2011 New Initiative Award, NAOSMM

Association Memberships (professional/educational)

ACS, Division of Chemical Health & Safety member

NAOSMM, Safety Committee co-chair