Meet ARTBA’s Staff

santBradley M. Sant:  Senior Vice President, Safety and Education; Executive Director for Safety–ARTBA Transportation Development Foundation
Mr. Sant has more than 20 years of experience in managing high-level safety and health, and adult training programs, including serving in senior safety positions with the Building and Construction Trades Department, AFL-CIO; the National Resource Center for OSHA Training; and the International Association of Fire Fighters.  He has a bachelor’s degree from Utah State University with a double major in political science and Spanish, and a law degree from Georgetown University Law Center.  Mr. Sant is an accredited OSHA instructor and former director of an OSHA outreach training center.

ConnollyÚna Connolly:  Vice President of Safety & Environmental Compliance

Ms. Connolly has more than 20 years of experience in the environment, health and safety fields.  Previously, she managed environmental and safety programs at the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association, and the National Asphalt Pavement Association.  She has a bachelor’s from Radford University in biology and master’s from the University of Maryland in international management.  Ms. Connolly manages the activities of the National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse and develops safety and environmental compliance and training products for the association.

StinsonBeth MacNeil Stinson:  Director of Education and Online Learning

Ms. Stinson’s career in educational technology spans 30 years, from before the Internet to the present environment of mobile learning and massive open online courses (MOOCs). Previously, she developed cyber operations at the U.S. Department of Defense. She worked for nearly a decade at Blackboard, the leading learning management system for higher education in the United States. She is an expert on leading international development teams, user research, beta testing, and accessibility. Ms. Stinson has a bachelor’s and master’s degree from the State University of New York at Albany. Ms. Stinson directs the activities on the ARTBA Online Learning Center.

vasquezRobinson Vasquez:  Safety Training & Business Development Manager

Mr. Vasquez is an experienced trainer and business manager, with responsibilities for a variety of safety training contracts and liaison with the Hispanic Community.  Prior to joining ARTBA, he served as an attorney, specializing in construction law, international business, and labor relations in his native Peru.  Mr. Vasquez graduated cum laude from the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru where he earned his law degree.  He holds a master’s degree in comparative law from Brigham Young University, and an M.B.A.  from the University of Utah.  He is qualified as an OSHA instructor, having completed both the OSHA 510 and 500 courses.

sepi-fSepi Fazeli:  Contracts Manager

Sepi Fazeli has 30 years of contract and financial management experience, and oversees a number of safety and training contracts and cooperative agreements with federal agencies.  Prior to joining ARTBA, she worked with Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin for 10 years supporting FAA as a business management analyst. She has a bachelor’s in political science from Boston University.  Ms. Fazeli is fluent in Farsi and French.