Executive Director: Eugene A. Guilford, Jr., CAE,  (x4869). As Chief Executive Officer of IHMM Gene leads and supervises the daily operation of the Institute, its staff, and its strategic initiatives. Gene’s bio is here.

M. Patricia Buley, Director of Accreditation and Examinations

Director of Certification & AccreditationM. Patricia Buley (x4866). Conducts examination development activities; develops credentialing policies; maintains accreditation and internal best practices. Patricia’s bio is here.

Member Services Coordinator – Jillian Wood (x4863) Jillian assists with promoting IHMM credentials, selling advertising, working on newsletters, and also working with IHMM committees.


Finance ManagerRichard Lucy (x4862). Oversees financial functions of the organization. Dick’s bio is here.

Office Manager, Deputy Finance: Rosetta Wilson (x4867). Manages the IHMM office operations and supports the daily financial functions of the organization. Rosie’s bio is here.

Certification Coordinator – IT Coordinator: James E. Drosdak (x4865) Coordinates certification activities and all IT support needs of the organization. Jim’s bio is here.

Certification Coordinator – MaintenanceJimmy Nguyen (x4861) Manages the organization’s database functions and coordinates certification and recertification activities. Jimmy’s bio is here.

Certification Coordinator – Applications and Examinations: Kortney P. Tunstall (x4864) Manages the applications and exams of potential certificants for the organization [CHMM, CHMP, CDGP, CDGT, Student CHMM]. Kortney’s bio is here.

Certification Coordinator – Health & Safety Certifications:  Kaylene Cagle (928-247-6458) Manages the applications and exams of potential certificants for health and safety certifications for the organization [CSMP, CSHM, ASHM, CSSS, CSSM] Kaylene’s bio is here.

Assistant to the Executive DirectorMikki Shea (928-247-6459) Assists the Executive Director with health and safety certification issues and general database, registrations, meetings, and finance. Mikki’s bio is here.

Please contact us at:

Institute of Hazardous Materials Management
9210 Corporate Blvd, Suite 470
Rockville, Maryland 20850

Phone: 301-984-8969
Fax: 301-984-1516

Inquiries about the examination process to: examinfo@ihmm.org
Inquiries about recertification to:  recertinfo@ihmm.org
General inquiries to: info@ihmm.org

Office hours are Monday-Friday, 9:00AM to 5:00PM Eastern Time.