Curtis Michols, Senior Principal Specialist, Global EHS; Abbott Laboratories
Curt Michols is Senior Principal Specialist for Global EHS within Abbott Laboratories, a global Fortune 500 healthcare company. A senior leader with over 30 years of EHS experience, Curt is responsible for management of Abbott's EHS due diligence, integration, and remediation programs across Abbott worldwide. In this role, Curt ensures effective identification and management of EHS liabilities; business integration development, funding & management; and, senior/executive management program communications. He's also responsible for providing technical expertise on various other EHS issues to divisions and facilities across Abbott.
Prior to joining Abbott in 2000, Curt worked for 16 years in environmental consulting, responsible for management of EHS projects for both public and private sector clients. Curt earned his bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences from Illinois State University; and, has completed various EHS technical and management training, and presented and published on a variety of EHS topics, throughout his career.