NFTA Transporter

Monday, November 28, 2016

Jim Lavelle Promoted to HSEQ Manager, Safety & Security


Jim Lavelle has been promoted to Manager, Safety & Security in NFTA’s HSEQ branch.   In Jim’s new position he will be responsible for the overall management of NFTA and Metro’s safety programs and managing a variety of security projects focusing on anti-terrorism technologies and emergency response programs.  For the past three years in his role as Safety Programs Administrator, Jim has been actively involved with, and recognized for, various initiatives to reduce workplace injuries and minimize other corporate environmental safety concerns. 

Jim has a Bachelor Degree of Science in Industrial Hygiene and Environmental Toxicology from Clarkson University.  His background also includes working for Sevenson Environmental Services and Erie County Department of Environment and Planning.

In his spare time Jim coaches Lacrosse and keeps active.  He resides in Orchard Park with his wife Patti, and enjoys spending time with their three children Jimmy, 8, Zachary, 6, and Kelley, 4, and of course their dog, Kelsey, too!   A fun weekend night out may include a trip to the Bar Bill Restaurant in East Aurora for their fabulous Buffalo wings and some laughs with family and friends.

Please help in congratulating Jim on his well-deserved promotion.