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Thomas Feiro

Thomas Feiro
Environmental Health and Safety Specialist
Department of Environmental Health and Safety
Agriculture and Natura
l Resources Department

Office: 145G Sargeant Student Center
Phone: 218-281-8300
Phone 2: 218-289-6379


  • Serve as campus environmental health and safety coordinator for areas of fire and life safety, laboratory safety, indoor air quality, ergonomics, respiratory protection, asbestos and lead safety, blood-borne pathogens, confined space, emergency management and building construction/renovation.
  • Assist with Natural Resource labs, field trips, equipment, plant and animal museums Provide Natural Resource-related educational program assistance for area schools, agencies, organizations Provide technical assistance for students majoring in Natural Resources, assist with interested student inquires and visits to campus.
  • Assist with maintenance operations and education programming for the Red River Valley Natural History Area.
  • Coordinate wildland fire training courses for natural resource students.

Research Interests: 

  • Wildlife
  • Resource management
  • Wildland and structural fire safety

Membership in Professional Organizations: 

  • Volunteer - Crookston Fire Department

Committee Membership: 

  • All University Occupational Health & Safety Committee
  • UMC Environmental Health, Safety, Energy Management & Civil Defense (Campus Assembly)
  • UMC campus building construction and renovation committees
  • Polk County Emergency Preparedness Committee
  • UMC Commencement Committee

Awards and Honors:

  • University of Minnesota President's Award for Outstanding Service, 2000 

Educational Background:

  • B.S. Environmental and Natural Resource Management, University of Minnesota, Crookston
  • A.A.S. Natural Resources, University of Minnesota, Crookston

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