Michael D. Snyder, P.E.

Michael D. Snyder, P.E.

Michael D. Snyder, P.E., CSP, CFPS, serves as Executive Vice President for DEKRA Process Safety (Americas), an advisor in chemical process safety testing and consulting services (DEKRA Process Safety, 113 Campus Drive, Princeton, NJ 08540; Phone: (609) 578-8441; Email: mike.snyder@dekra.com). He was previously the Global Director of Safety and Loss Prevention for Dow Corning Corp., responsible for leading the company’s occupational and process safety programs. He currently serves on the Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) Advisory Board, and is a former member of the NFPA Standards Council. He is also a technical committee member of NFPA 30, “Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code,” and NFPA 1720, “Standard for the Organization and Deployment of Fire Suppression Operations, Emergency Medical Operations and Special Operations to the Public by Volunteer Fire Departments.” Snyder obtained a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Cornell Univ. and a master’s degree in occupational safety and health from Columbia Southern Univ. He is a registered professional engineer in Michigan, a Certified Safety Professional (CSP), and a Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS).