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Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS) is the primary source of leadership for direction on environment, health and safety requirements. We develop strategies to minimize impacts to SCU's people, infrastructure and operations.


Sean Collins Director of Environment, Health and Safety (408) 554-5078
Henry Gucho Fire Protection Technician (408) 551-1983
Dave Mathe EHS Manager (408) 554-4406
Carlos Olmos Laboratory Safety Specialist (408) 551-3554


The Environment, Health and Safety Department (EHS) supports and advances the teaching, learning and research activities of the University through promotion of a safe and healthy campus environment by providing and coordinating programs and services that minimize safety, health, environmental and regulatory risks to the SCU community. The Environment, Health and Safety Department works to:

  • Provide a safe campus learning and work environment
  • Ensure a process of regulatory compliance
  • Minimize future potential liabilities
  • Protect and enhance SCU's reputation