Trachte and Parkline are pleased to announce that Zach Lanham has been named the Director of Environmental, Health and Safety. Zach has shown to be a highly capable team-player and works hard to collaborate and exhibit the values we live by.

“There is nothing more important than the safety of our workplace. Everyone has the right to work in a safe environment and go home each day the same way they came in. We are passionate about this, and Zach shares this passion,” said Shawn Smith, CEO of Trachte.

With this announcement, there is now a key person overseeing both Parkline and Trachte, the need for which stemmed from positive collaboration between employees at both companies and unanimously identified Zach as the best candidate. As safety and the need for it to be part of every employee’s day-to-day is part of our mission, this exciting new role will serve to reinforce this mission while enhancing our continuous improvement activities across the organization.

In this new role Zach will oversee and direct the EHS programs and initiatives across all sites of the combined companies including implementation of industry best practices and continued work on our culture of safety, health, and environmental regulatory compliance. Zach will remain based in West Virginia but will travel regularly to each site.

Zach has a BS degree in Occupational, Health and Safety from Marshall University, Is a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and an OSHA Authorized Trainer in General Industry (OSHA 501).

Zach Lanham - Director of Environmental, Health and Safety