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Vice President / General Manager Hazard Management Services, Inc.Fresno
Work Phone: (559) 436-0277

Biographical Info

Mr. Stevens has been with HMS, Inc. since 1988 and is currently Senior Vice President/General Manager. His prior experience was with Twining Laboratories, Western States Testing, U.S. Testing and involved in various soils and concrete testing capacities, and as department manager for U.S. Testing’s asbestos consultation program. Mr. Stevens opened HMS, Inc.’s Fresno office in 1989 and has served our clients in the area since that time. He has significant independent experience in managing HMS, Inc.’s affairs in this area. He has managed over 500 abatement projects since he joined HMS, Inc. Mr. Stevens has taken continuing education courses including, Air Sampling, Environmental Site Assessment, and Indoor Air Quality courses. Mr. Stevens served in the United States Air Force for 7 years.

Certifications

  • Cal/OSHA Certified Asbestos Consultant
  • CDPH Certified Lead Inspector, Risk Assessor, Project Supervisor, Project Monitor
  • US EPA Accredited: Building Inspector, Management Planner, Contractor Supervisor, and Project Designer
  • US EPA and Cal/OSHA Accredited Trainer
  • US EPA Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule Certified Renovator
  • NIOSH 582 (PCM Analysis)
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Branch Manager Hazard Management Services, Inc.Fresno
Work Phone: (559) 436-0277

Biographical Info

Mr. Tarazon has been with HMS, Inc. since February 2015 and is currently a Branch Manager, in the Fresno office. Mr. Tarazon received asbestos and lead training from The University of California Berkeley Extension. He has been involved in numerous asbestos surveys, abatement and lead inspection projects. Prior to working for Hazard Management Services, Inc., Mr. Tarazon was the General Manager for Seamless Shower Walls overseeing all aspects of demolition, remodeling and installation of plumbing and bathroom fixtures. Mr. Tarazon is also a retired veteran, who honorably served in the United States Marine Corps for 28 years.

Certifications

  • Cal/OSHA Certified Site Surveillance Technician
  • CDPH Certified Sampling Technician
  • US EPA Accredited: Building Inspector, Contractor Supervisor, and Project Designer
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Senior Project Manager Hazard Management Services, Inc.Fresno
Work Phone: (559) 436-0277

Biographical Info

Mr. Vuglia has been with HMS, Inc. since June of 2010 and is currently the Senior Project Manager in the Fresno office. Mr. Vuglia has also received training in mold investigative strategies through EM Lab P&K. Mr. Vuglia has been involved in numerous asbestos surveys, lead inspections, remediation projects, indoor air quality, and mold investigations. Mr. Vuglia has received annual continuing education through the Berkeley Center for Occupational and Environmental Health and HMS, Inc.’s training division. Mr. Vuglia is also a certified CPR, AED, and First Aid Responder. Prior to working for HMS, Inc., Mr. Vuglia worked in the commercial and retail printing industry as a graphic design specialist and production key operator. Mr. Vuglia attended Southern Illinois University at Carbondale under a full scholarship award as a competitor for the school’s nationally ranked policy debate team, graduating in 1998 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science.

Certifications

  • Cal/OSHA Certified Asbestos Consultant
  • CDPH Certified Lead Inspector, Risk Assessor, Project Monitor
  • US EPA Accredited: Building Inspector, Management Planner, Contractor Supervisor, and Project Designer
  • US EPA Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule Certified Renovator
  • Nevada: Asbestos Abatement Consultant
  • Nevada: US EPA Certified Lead Risk Assessor
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Project Manager Hazard Management Services, Inc.Fresno
Work Phone: (559) 436-0277

Biographical Info

Mr. Olsen has been with HMS, Inc. since August of 2000 and is currently a Project Manager, assigned to the Fresno office. Mr. Olsen received asbestos training from The University of California Berkeley Extension. In addition, Mr. Olsen has received mold training at the University of California Berkeley Extension and from Forensic Analytical Specialties, Inc. of Hayward, California as well as other training providers. Mr. Olsen has been attending continuing education courses for asbestos and indoor air quality. He has been involved in numerous asbestos surveys and abatement projects and indoor air quality, and mold investigations. Prior to working for Hazard Management Services, Inc., Mr. Olsen worked for several different manufacturing firms designing machinery, and performing lay-out work for the production floor. Further, he was involved in designing custom food processing machines for the dried fruit industry, the cannery industry, and the frozen food industry.

Certifications

  • Cal/OSHA Certified Site Surveillance Technician
  • CDPH Certified Sampling Technician
  • US EPA Accredited: Building Inspector, Management Planner, Contractor Supervisor, and Project Designer
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Project Manager Hazard Management Services, Inc.Fresno
Work Phone: (559) 436-0277

Biographical Info

Mr. Sharp has been with HMS, Inc. for about 5 years part time and became full time in May of 2016. He is currently a Project Manager, assigned to the Fresno office. Mr. Sharp received asbestos and lead training from The University of California Berkeley Extension. He has been involved in numerous asbestos surveys, abatement and lead inspection projects. Prior to working for Hazard Management Services, Inc. he went to the University of Kansas.

Certifications

  • Cal/OSHA Certified Site Surveillance Technician
  • CDPH Certified Sampling Technician
  • US EPA Accredited: Building Inspector, Management Planner, Contractor Supervisor, and Project Designer
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Office Administrator Hazard Management Services Inc.Fresno
Work Phone: (559) 436-0277

Biographical Info

Debby Pyle is the Office Manager of HMS, Inc.’s Fresno office. Prior to joining HMS, Inc. in 1999, Ms. Pyle acted as Executive Secretary to top management at two prominent head hunting firms in southern and central California, managing assistants and support staff of up to 30 employees for many years. Since 2001 Ms. Pyle has been the primary microscopist reading PCM air samples in the Fresno office. Ms. Pyle graduated in 1984 with an AA degree in Computer Programming, and she continues to use her computer skills to HMS, Inc.’s benefit.

Certifications

  • NIOSH 582 (PCM Analysis)
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Programmer Hazard Management Services Inc.Fresno
Work Phone: (559) 436-0277

Biographical Info

Mr. Henard joined HMS, Inc. in June of 2001. Mr. Henard graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science with a minor in General Business from the California State University, Fresno in May of 2001. His course work was focused on program development using multiple languages with an emphasis on databases. He is proficient with all Microsoft Office applications including Access and Excel. He has improved and expanded the in-house field application that HMS, Inc. technicians use during inspections to make the system faster and more reliable, and is currently working on further enhancements to that system and the creation of others that will all be integrated. Mr. Henard is also responsible for implementation and maintenance of HMS, Inc.’s network, and he provides training and support for all computer-related operations within the company. Prior to joining HMS, Inc., he designed peer to peer networks for computer labs, assembled computers to required specifications, and was responsible for trouble shooting of computer and network equipment.

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