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New Product Stewardship Societ​y President, Thomas Grumbles, CIH, Inducted at Stewardship 2016 for 2016-2017 Term

Thomas Grumbles, CIH was inducted as the new President of the Product Stewardship Society Board of Directors on Wednesday, May 25, 2016, at Stewardship 2016 in Inner Harbor Baltimore, Maryland.

Release No. SPR-16-0617-01

Gabriella Lehimdjian
AIHA Communicati​ons
(703) 846-0700;

Thomas Grumbles, CIHFALLS CHURCH, Va. (June 17, 2016) —The Product Stewardship Society inducted Thomas Grumbles, CIH, as the new President of the Board of Directors. Grumbles was inducted on May 25, at the Meeting of the Board of Directors during Stewardship 2016 in Inner Harbor Baltimore, Md. Grumbles is the Occupational Health Manager of Sasol.

Grumbles has been a leader in the industrial health community and has served on the American Industrial Hygiene (AIHA) Board of Directors. He is also a Past President of AIHA and a recipient of the Distinguished Service Award.

“I look forward to serving as President of the Product Stewardship Society,” Grumbles said. “It’s an exciting time for the Society and I look forward to doing what I can to help move the profession of product stewardship forward.”

The 2016-2017 Board of Directors consists of: 

  • President-elect – Kate Sellers, PE
  • Past President - Allan Fleeger, CIH, CSP
  • Treasurer – Jodi Visco
  • Director- Lynn Bergeson
  • Director- Kathy Brewer
  • Director- Nick Fedinger, PhD
  • Director- Jon Hellerstein, CIH, CSP
  • Director- Denise Hill, PhD
  • Director- Parynaz Mehta

Grumbles’ term runs through Stewardship 2017, which will take place in Tampa, Florida, November 2-4, 2017. 


About the Product Stewardship Society

Founded in 2012, the Product Stewardship Society® is the professional organization exclusively for product stewardship professionals. We enable professionals involved in the practice of product stewardship to promote responsible design, development, and management of products throughout their life cycle. The Product Stewardship Society is an affiliate of AIHA®. For more information, visit