Charaee Tropp has over 25 years of experience in the areas of manufacturing operations, and technical, regulatory, and legislative experience in the areas of environment, health and safety, quality and energy. Over the last several years Charaee has had responsibilities for consulting, partnerships, vendors, college relations, accounts and project management and business development. She currently fulfills the role of Operations Manager working directly with the TMAC Engineering Staff.
Areas of Expertise:
Since joining TMAC, Charaee has worked with a number of manufacturing companies, municipalities and universities on a variety of projects including the following: Business Assessments and Strategic Planning, Value Stream Mapping, ISO 14000 Environmental, ISO 9000 Quality, OHSAS 18000 Health and Safety and ISO 50001 Energy Management Systems. She has a long history of providing OSHA required safety training, compliance assessments, waste management and permitting to organizations across the state.
Scope of Experience:
Charaee has worked as a Senior Environmental, Health and Safety Manager, Senior Project Manager and as a private business owner. She has worked with TMAC for the last fourteen years helping organizations to understand how to improve global competitiveness by identifying opportunities that eliminate all types of waste while improving margins and increasing both profitability and competitiveness.
Education and Training:
Charaee holds both a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Master of Arts in Political Science from Texas Woman’s University. Her master’s thesis was entitled “Environmental Justice Re-Examined: Race, Ethnicity, Poverty, and Commercial Hazardous Waste Facilities in Texas.”
Honors, Awards and Special Accomplishments:
Charaee has received certification in the following areas: USGBC LEED AP, Certified GRI Sustainability Reporting, QAI Environmental Lead Auditor 14000, Lean 101, Certified CPR / First Aid Instructor, EPA Pollution Prevention training, authorized OSHA 10 hour and 30 hour trainer for general industry, Sustainability and Green training from Purdue University, OSHA Construction Industry training, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training and Galliard Family Business Planning.
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