About Us


President
Steve has over 40 years of experience in construction and safety management.  He has been an independent Safety Consultant for construction safety and health since 1990, specializing in general safety policy and program development, steel erection, rigging and safety programs, and fall protection specialization. Steve developed and patented two fall protection safety devices for Ironworkers and Riggers that are now commonly used throughout North America. He has also taught thousands of safety and management hours on HazCom, Trenching, Rigging, Crane Safety, Steel Erection, General Safety Management Principles, and developed training videos for local contractors.  He has written extensively on the subject of construction and crane safety including Partnering in Construction, McGraw Hill (Hardcover).  Steve is a NCCCO accredited practical examiner.
 Troy Clark
Executive Vice President
Consultant & Safety Specialist

Troy L Clark has worked in the safety industry for more than 18 years and spent time in a variety of industries.  He worked at the NPPD nuclear power station in Brownville Nebraska; in the abatement industry with Bockmann Inc. and LVI Services; in the Heavy Civil industry with Ames and SEMA Construction; and with Hensel Phelps where he managed the safety for several US Army Corp of Engineer construction sites. Troy is knowledgeable and conducts training in many subjects to include, OSHA 10 and 30 hours, MSHA Part 48 above ground metal/nonmetal, Safeland, Federal Railroad Administration, CPR/1st Aid, and asbestos and lead awareness, to just name a few.  He can help you update your safety program, conduct accident investigations, and advocate during OSHA investigations and post citation proceedings. 

Troy joined Miller Safety in the spring of 2010 and quickly became an asset to the company.  In 2011 he became a part owner and will be Steve Millers successor in 2015.  In Troy’s spare time, he enjoys time with family and friends, taking his motorcycle on mountain rides, and he is an avid upland game hunter.  He loves working with his dogs. Feel free to contact Troy with all your safety needs and concerns.
Consultant & Safety Specialist



 

Rich Trosper hails from Ogallala, Nebraska originally.  His career started in heavy industrial rigging and ironwork in western Nebraska and Wyoming.  He managed a large rental fleet of heavy lift crawler cranes in western Wyoming for ten years and then came to Denver where he worked for a local tower crane rental company.  From there, he hired on with a local crane rental and sales company where he became the area's top Liebherr crane salesman.  Rich spent a couple of years operating large hydraulic and lattice crawler cranes for local steel erectors in the Denver area before being recruited by Miller Safety Consulting where his duties include training, mobile and tower crane inspections, and other safety management responsibilities on behalf of our clients.

 

Eli Chavez
Consultant & Safety Specialist
Eli T Chavez career in safety started while serving as a Marine with U.S. Marine Corps Forces Pacific in Hawaii.  After completing 10 years of active duty service he served as a Department of Defense (DoD) federal employee for eight years as an Occupational Safety & Health Specialist, and then as a Ground Safety Director,  managing programs such as Occupational Safety & Health, Traffic Safety, General Industry, Construction Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Explosive Safety, & Risk Management.  Eli had also been part of a DoD working group to reduce traffic fatalities for the military and had been a speaker for the National LifeSavers Conference for several years.  Eli has been in Safety since August of 1997 and an active OSHA Outreach Instructor since the early 2000's.  In 2007, Eli returned to his native roots here in Colorado claiming he missed the Rocky Mountains & outdoor activities such as Snowboarding, hand fishing, hunting, and camping.  He worked as a Safety Manager for W.L. Contractors Inc., for six years & also re-enlisted with Army Reserves before joining our team here at Miller Safety as Safety Consultant & OSHA Outreach Instructor.





Office Manager



Pat Miller is the Office Manager.  She maintains the smooth operation of the day-to-day business of the Company.  While working closely with the president to meet their Company’s staffing, equipment, and organizational needs, Pat makes it possible for other people to function efficiently.  Pat's home town is Newington, Connecticut and she has made Colorado her home since 1977.
   
Administrative Assistant
 
Paula Hirsch is the Adminstrative Assistant in the office.  Her background has been in customer service for the past twenty years and she helps Pat Miller with the day to day operations in the office.  Paula is originally from Wisconsin and she has made Colorado her home since 1986.  While Paula's Aunt was Brett Favre's teacher in High School, she still roots for the Broncos!