President

Jake A. Valenti, CSP

Jake holds a Bachelor’s degree from Southeastern Louisiana University in Occupational Safety, Health and Environment. He is employed with Occidental Chemical Corporation where he is the Safety and Security Manager for the Convent, Louisiana facility.   He attained his Certified Safety Professional (CSP) credential in 2013.

He has 14 years of experience as a Safety professional in the workforce, he is committed to researching and providing solutions to ensure employee safety in the workplace.  Jake is a Nationally-Registered Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and a Special Government Employee (SGE) through the US DOL Voluntary Protection Program.

Jake has been a member of the ASSP for over 10 years and has served the Greater Baton Rouge Chapter as Secretary, Treasurer, Vice President and currently as President.  As a Professional Member, he is active in the ASSP Greater Baton Rouge Chapter volunteering for community partnership education activities, while supporting the Southeastern Louisiana University Student Section.  He was the recipient of the Greater Baton Rouge Chapter’s President Award (2019).

He is married and has two daughters, Emma and Ava.