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Shane Creel

Shane Creel PHD

How I Might Be Able to Assist

I am a retired Naval Engineering Officer completing 22 years of honorable service and currently employed with Texas A & M University – Kingsville as Executive Director, Enterprise Risk Management and online Adjunct Professor with New England College of Business. My desire is to provide a safe learning environment allowing students to obtain their educational goals.

My background and experience encompasses a wide range of safety, operations, administrative, financial planning, and technical aspects as well as disaster preparedness and recovery. I would be a good resource should your questions or resources involve auditing, business, or ethics.

Professional Projects or Initiatives of Interest

Dr. Creel is a member of Texas A & M University’s Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) where he assists with overseeing the University's research animal care and use program and is responsible for reviewing all animal use protocols, ensuring compliance with federal regulations, inspecting animal facilities and laboratories and overseeing training and educational programs.

He also sits on the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), a University-wide Committee responsible for reviewing and approving recombinant DNA research and biohazard research projects. The IBC has overall oversight responsibility for the Biosafety Program at the University. The IBC carries out these functions pursuant to requirements set forth by federal, state, and local agencies.

Dr. Creel is also a proponent for and advocate of distance education and instructional technology.

Background

Education

PhD in Organization & Management; Leadership Capella University
Masters of Science TAMU-CC
Bachelor of Science Excelsior College

Certificates & Professional Accreditation

Distance Education & Instructional Technology 2014
Certified Safety Professional (CSP) 2013
Certified Compliance & Ethics Professional (CCEP) 2010

Courses Taught at NECB

Undergraduate:
MGM225 Human Resources
MGM250 Business Ethics
MGM255 Business Law
MGM401 Operations Management

Graduate:
ACC530 The Forensic Audit
MBE510 Governance, Ethics, & Compliance
MBE515 Enterprise Risk Management
MBE525 Fraud Examination & Techniques
MBE540 Corporations & Compliance: Case Studies
MBE550 Conducting Internal Investigations
MBE560 Culture of Ethics
MBE580 Strategy, Missions, & Governance

Professional Experience

2009 - Present. Texas A & M University - Kingsville

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, ENTERPRISE RISK MANAGEMENT
Safety Compliance & Ethics Professional, Department administrator, Environmental Health and Safety, Emergency Management, Occupational Health, facilities and project management, budgets, insurance, risk assessment, business continuity planning, employee professional development and evaluations; Authorized OSHA and PEC Safety Instructor.

2012 - Present. 3BL Compliance & Safety Services
FOUNDER & CEO
Conducts OSHA General Industry and PEC Safety training and safety consulting for various companies in the oil and gas, construction, manufacturing, food processing, and service industries. Provides informal cost-effective Transformative Alternative Dispute Resolution designed to limit litigation proceedings. Certified Adult Educator and Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS) Child Safety Trainer. Food Safety Instructor & Exam Proctor.

Publications and Lectures

Creel, R. S. (2010), “Journey to GED and Beyond,” Texas Adult and Family Literacy Quarterly, 14(2).

Creel, R. S., “An Econometric Model for International Tourism Flows: A Case Study of Guam, 1997-2004,” PhD dissertation, Capella University, 2007.

Mixing Business with Pleasure: Values at Work and at Home” with Michele Jurgens, Marie Gerardin, and Jennifer Roberts, NECB Innovation Room conference, April 15, 2015.

Harmonizing Laboratory Safety, Texas A&M University Teaching with Technology Conference, March 4, 2015.

The Ethics of Business Continuity Planning, SCCE Utilities and Energy Conference, February, 2012.