EH&S Welcomes New Fire Safety Manager


EH&S is pleased to welcome Scott Nelson to our Building & Fire Safety team. Scott has a B.S. in chemical engineering, a Professional Engineering License in fire protection and over 30 years of experience in fire safety, boiler safety, risk assessment and engineering. He has worked for a number or property insurance companies including Paragon, AXA, Matrix, Chubb, CIGNA and Factory Mutual. Scott retired as a Commander from the Naval Reserve.

Scott will develop and maintain UW policies on fire safety, and serve as a liaison to the Seattle Fire Department, organizational units and stakeholders.

Scott's office is located on the second floor of the Hall Health Center building. He can be reached at and at 206.221.7055