I. David Daniels
Executive Director Workforce Safety, ATL
An experienced public sector safety professional, President and CEO of a workplace safety consulting firm, ID2 Solutions, LLC. His professional career highlights include his role as Executive Director of Workforce Safety in the Office of the Atlanta (GA) Mayor which followed a role as a tenure track Professor of Fire Science/Public Administration. These opportunities followed a career in fire and emergency services positions as a Firefighter, Company Officer, Chief Officer and Emergency Manager in public and private fire protection organizations, in cities, counties and special purpose districts in four states.
Daniels holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Fire Services Administration and a Master’s in Human Resources Management Degree. He also completed the Senior Executives in State and Local Government program at Harvard University. He is certified as a Safety Director, Safety Auditor, Violence Prevention Specialist, Emergency Management Specialist, Safety and Health Specialist, and Fire Service Health and Safety Officer. He is also a Chief Fire Officer designee.
Daniels has been a thought leader and active participant in over 20 boards, committees, task forces, commissions; as well as in several safety focused activities and organizations. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the National Safety Council (NSC) and chair of the NSC’s Government and Public-Sector Division. He serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) Safety, Health, and Survival Section; and chairs the IAFC’s Bullying, Harassment and Violence Prevention Task Group. He is an affiliate of the Workplace Bullying Institute, a member of the World Future Society and International Association of Safety Professionals.
Daniels is also active in his community in suburban Atlanta as a member of Board of Directors of his homeowner’s association and as a faciliatory of community Environmental Justice Initiative.