Tom Shanahan

Vice president of enterprise risk management and executive education
  (800) 323-9545 ext. 7572

Tom Shanahan

Tom joined NRCA in 1989. He graduated from Creighton University in Omaha, Neb., and holds a master’s in business administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.

Tom is recognized as an industry health and safety expert and represents NRCA at both industry and nonindustry events on these issues. The U.S. secretary of labor appointed him to serve on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA’s) Advisory Committee of Construction Safety and Health from 2007 to 2011. He is a sitting member of the National Occupational Research Agenda’s Construction Sector Council, which sets the U.S. research agenda for construction safety and health. He also has served on the oversight committee for the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health’s (NIOSH’s) Prevention Through Design national initiative.

Tom is active in regulatory actions affecting the roofing industry, working with officials from the Department of Transportation, OSHA and NIOSH. He also is known for his contributions to NRCA’s Professional Roofing magazine and executive educational programming.


  What’s your plan?

October 2020

  Climb to safety

November 2019

  You can do it!

April 2019

  Onward and upward

June 2018

  Safety is a mindset

August 2017

  New findings are in

February 2016

  A broader approach

August 2014

  Watch your back!

June 2013

  Falling for safety

March 2013

  Safety is no accident

February 2012

  Embracing safety

February 2011

  Safe Solutions

September 2009

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