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John W. Fellers, MS, CFPS, CFI, RAS

John FellersDirector
Fire Marshal
Environmental Health and Safety

Clinic Building 1, 8441 SH 47, Suite 4120
Bryan, Texas 77807
Fax: 979.436.0081

Education and Qualifications

Fellers serves the Health Science Center as the Director of Environmental Health & Safety and Fire Marshal. Fellers has a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University and a Master of Science degree with an emphasis in safety management from Texas A&M University Commerce. Fellers brings more than 15 years of professional experience in the environmental health and safety field to the Health Science Center. He began his career at the Texas A&M University Physical Plant as an Electronic Technician Apprentice where he gained knowledge in maintenance, testing, and installation of fire safety systems. He later moved to the Texas A&M University Environmental Health and Safety department where he elevated from Environmental Safety Technician to Assistant Manager. At the Texas A&M University Environmental Health and Safety department Fellers expanded his knowledge and experience in environmental health and safety while specializing in fire and life safety.

Selected Publications

  • “Proactive Safety: Designing & Implementing a Mobile Application” Fruchtnicht, Erich H; Fellers, John W; Hanks, Clay H. American Society of Safety Engineers Professional Safety Journal August 2014 Vol. 59, No 8
  • “How do Managers Control Technology-Intensive Work?” Fellers, John W. Journal of Management Policies and Practices March 2014, Vol. 2, No 1
  • "Safety Inspections: Continuous Improvement, Effectiveness & Efficiency" Fruchtnicht, Erich H; Fellers, John W; Hanks, Clay H. Professional Safety July 2013 Vol. 58 No 7
  • "iPad and iFormBuilder Implementation for Improved Environmental Health and Safety Inspection Efficiency and Accuracy” Fruchtnicht, Erich H; Fellers, John W; Hanks, Clay H. SACUBO 2013

Specialty Training/Board Certifications

Fellers is a Certified Fire Protection Specialist, Certified Fire Inspector and a Registered Accessibility Specialist. He also holds a State of Texas Flame Effects Operator’s and Pyrotechnics Special Effects Operator’s license. He has been OSHA certified in construction safety and has been trained in Hazardous Materials Emergency Response through the Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX). Fellers is a member of the American Society of Safety Engineers, National Fire Protection Association, International Code Council, and a charter member of the Center for Campus Fire Safety.

Last edited by: schnettler 09/28/2017