Martha Coopersmith-Gray, Director Environmental Health, Safety & Sustainability; Amphenol Corp.
Martha Coopersmith-Gray is the Director of Environmental, Health and Safety and Sustainability for Amphenol ICC, a business unit of Amphenol Corporation. Amphenol ICC is an industry leader in backplane and board to board interconnect. Amphenol ICC employs over 6,000 employees worldwide. Martha has over 25 years of experience in the environmental, health, and safety (EH&S) area. She started her career as a project manager for the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) for Superfund Clean-Up Projects. Since then she has worked in senior level EH&S management positions in the electronics industry working for AT&T Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies, Agere Systems and now Amphenol ICC.
In the beginning of her career, she focused on the facility level compliance programs. In the more recent years, Martha's work has focused on the integration of product level requirements into the business process. Martha has developed customized software programs for the management and reporting of material content along the supply chain to ensure that products meet regulatory and customer requirements.
She has managed the EH&S compliance and management systems programs at over 100 global locations and was responsible for the development of manufacturing risk assessment criteria and auditing protocols for operations on a global basis. Martha has audited internal business locations as well as suppliers along these business supply chains for EH&S compliance. She has also performed facility reviews for Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) programs that are being used by the electronics' industry for compliance and conformance with the RBA codes.
Martha has a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst as well as completed course work in Business Administration at Pace University. She has her OSHA 1910 Certification as well.
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