Welcome to the AHMP-North Star Chapter Web Site

The Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals (AHMP) is a membership organization dedicated to fostering professional development through continuing education, peer group interaction, the exchange of ideas and information relating to hazardous materials management. AHMP is comprised of 54 Chapters with over 7,000 members in 34 States, the District of Columbia and Guam.

The AHMP also is the membership organization for individuals who have successfully completed the education, experience, and testing requirements necessary to become a Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM). The CHMM program is administered by the Institute of Hazardous Materials Management (IHMM).

Mission Statement — The North Star Chapter of the Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals was established to provide a forum for the advancement of the environmental profession. Objectives are to provide for continuing education and to exchange ideas and information regarding the administration of hazardous materials/waste management programs.

Job Postings

EHS Specialist at Hennepin County Medical Center

If interested - view posting at hcms.org 

To list job postings on our website, please email secretary@ahmp-nsc.org.


2014 Board of Directors:

President: Craig Frost

Vice President: Suzanne Johnson

Treasurer: Bruce Huset

Secretary: Mary Blel

Past President: Loren Larson

Director-at-Large: David Liverseed

Director-at-Large: Chris McLinn

Director-at-Large: Gregory Smith

Director-at-Large: Gerald Wallerius

2014 Membership Registration & Renewal

Please become a new member or renew your membership for 2014 today! You may register or renew your membership with paypal online, or send a check and information to:

North Star Chapter of the AHMP
c/o Bruce Huset
P.O. Box 153
Wyoming, MN 55092

Click Here for registration information.

General Meeting Info

July 2014 General Membership Meeting:

Tuesday, July 8 at 12 to 1:15 pm

Meeting at Luther Automotive Group, 3701 Alabama Avenue South, St. Louis Park, MN 55416

Luncheon Presentation featuring speaker Erik Sundbo, Manager of Environmental Construction Services group at Wenck Associates, Inc.

The Presentation will address recent regulatory changes and updates with regard to regulated materials (i.e. asbestos, mercury, lead, PCBs, etc.) in buildings subject to renovation or demolition.

Call 612-418-1547 or email sjohnson@wenck.com to RSVP.

Additional opportunities from AHMP - Web Chapter:

Monthly Meeting: addtional information here.

September 2014 General Membership Meeting:

Will be announced here.

November 2014 General Membership Meeting:

Will be announced here.

CHMMunity brings AHMP-NSC Award Recognition

AHMP-NSC as a group received 2 awards, as follows:
Take Pride in America Secretarial Award. The AHMP-NSC has over 3,400 volunteer hours to date. See www.takepride.gov for more information.

Harztog Regional Award. The AHMP-NSC was nominated by Chris Holbeck of Voyageurs National Park and "competed" with 55 other parks to receive the regional award. We then "competed" with 7 other regions, approximately 390 parks, for the national award. AHMP won the regional award.

Read more on the CHMMunity Awards >>

Announcements & Notices


AHMP - NSC Secretary

The AHMP-NSC welcomes our new Chapter Secretary, Mary Blel, CHS, Inc.

Thank you, Mary!

 AHMP - NSC Communications Committee

The AHMP-NSC welcomes NSC Member Jacob Thorson, Chess, Inc., as a member of our Communications Committee.

Thank you, Jacob!

Also, congratulations to Jacob for recently passing the CHMM Exam.


CHMM Certification Exam Annual Training Course

The AHMP North Star Chapter CHMM Examination Overview course is scheduled for April, 30 - May 2, 2014 at Donaldson Company in Bloomington, MN.

Please click on the Education and Careers tab above to sign up for this course. Class size is limited.

The Regulatory CHMM Overview Workshop provides a comprehensive overview of the major topics and concerns in hazardous materials management. For more information contact John Potokar at jpotokar@wenck.com.

If you know of a co-worker, colleague, or friend that may be interested, please pass this information on!

Additional Announcements & Notices

The NSC Board of Directors Announces the creation of the AHMP-NSC Communications Committee to manage Chapter communications, specifically the Chapter website. Please contact Craig Frost at craig.frost@lutherauto.com if you are interested in joining the Communications Committee.


Annual Summer Boat Cruise date to be announced here. 


Members are welcome to post announcements & notices, including training and other contiunuing education opportunities here.


Please contact Suzanne Johnson at sjohnson@wenck.com with posts.