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Alumnus Rixio Medina elected Senior VP of ASSE
Rixio Medina holds a bachelor’s degree in Fire Protection and Safety Engineering from Oklahoma State University and a master’s degree in industrial security from the University of Central Missouri. He is a certified safety professional, certified protection professional and a Fellow of ASSE. Medina served as a presidential appointee to the U.S. Chemical Safety Board and was president of the Board of Certified Safety Professionals. He was introduced to the CEAT Hall of Fame in 2013 and recognized as a Distinguished Alumni by the OSU Alumni Association in 2009.
About the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)
Founded in 1911, ASSE is the oldest professional safety organization and is committed to protecting people, property and the environment. Its more than 37,000 occupational safety, health and environmental professional members worldwide lead, manage, supervise, research and consult on safety, health, transportation and environmental issues in all industries, government, labor, health care and education.