Tony began his career with VLS in July 2018 as Vice President of Environmental, Health, and Safety. EHS was a newly created role, and Tony has established the strategic direction of the company’s program to assure the safety of all VLS team members, contractors, and visitors to our sites, as well as to ensure that we conduct our operations in an environmentally friendly and sustainable manner.
Tony brings a wealth of industrial experience and leadership as a Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Hazardous Materials Manager(CHMM). In his 17 years with Vopak Americas, Tony held a variety of roles in HSE, Operations, and Operational Excellence. Most recently, he served as Regional HSE Manager for Kinder Morgan. He is known for consistently improving on EHS metrics year over year, as well as providing HSE leadership in mergers, acquisitions, and integrations.
Tony holds a Masters of Science in Environmental Management from the University of Houston, Clear Lake, and a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Texas A&M University.
Tony has been married to his wife, Becca, for 22 years and has 2 children, Kyle, and Blake. In his spare time, he enjoys playing golf and volunteering at his sons’ band events.