Safety Leadership Committee


The Safety Leadership Committee (SLC) provides executive leadership in order to promote a culture of safety and stewardship for KU-Lawrence campus.

The SLC reports to the Provost/Executive Vice Chancellor.


Diane Goddard, Vice Provost for Administration and Finance (Chair)

Stuart Day, Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

Jim Tracy, Vice Chancellor for Research.

Ex-Officio Staff:

Barry Swanson, Associate Vice Provost for Resource Management and Safety

Mike Russell, Director of Environment, Health & Safety

Chris Keary, Director of Public Safety

Mike Rounds, Associate Vice Provost for Human Resource Management,

Jeff Chasen, Associate Vice Provost for Institutional Compliance

Kim Grunewald, General Counsel

Carl Taylor, Director of Security - Secure Research Programs

Report A Safety Concern

Report a concern to KU-EHS

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