SUE MAAS is Argus Pacific's Training Division Manager and has been a trainer with the firm since 1997, our first year in business. She has over 20 years of training and training management experience in the Pacific Northwest, and is one of the most recognized instructors in the regional hazmat industry. Sue has been a Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM) since 2002 and an OSHA Outreach Instructor through the University of Washington since 2000. She has trained thousands of students in multiple health and safety topics from a wide variety of public and private- sector organizations including utilities, engineering, hazardous waste, construction, environmental consulting, government agencies, and asbestos and lead abatement.
Sue is also on the board of directors of the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Association of Hazardous Materials Managers and assists the chapter in planning the Certified Hazardous Materials Manager overview course. Before joining Argus Pacific, Sue was the training manager for another Seattle industrial hygiene firm. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in biology and geology from Whitman College (Walla Walla, Washington), and earned a secondary science teaching certificate through the University of Washington.