ASSP Georgia ChapterWISE Technical Tour

  • November 15, 2019
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join us for a networking lunch, presentation and facility tour of the liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant in Cherokee County.  Southern Company is one of the largest energy providers in the United States and a long-time supporter of the ASSP Georgia Chapter.


Jean Harrison is director of Corporate Safety for Southern Company Gas, administering occupational safety programs such as Critical Risk Management and Safety & Health Management Systems. She began her career with Southern Company Gas in 2006 as a process safety engineer supporting Cherokee LNG and other Peaking Operations facilities. Jean graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology with a BS in Chemical Engineering and Kennesaw State University with an Executive MBA.

Katherine Hofto is senior engineer in the Office of Corporate Engineering at Southern Company Gas where she primarily manages capital projects at Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) facilities. She graduated from the University of Alabama with a BS in Chemical Engineering and obtained an MBA from the University of Alabama Birmingham.

Katherine began her career with Southern Company in 2011 as an intern at the National Carbon Capture Center and held several positions in power generation at Plant Bowen before joining Southern Company Gas in 2018.


11:00am – 11:30am Check-in & Networking, Box Lunch
11:30am – 12:00pm Safety and Operations Overview by Jean Harrison and Katherine Hofto
12:00pm – 1:00 pm Facility Tour

Chick-fil-A box lunch included with registration


No on-site registration.  Registration deadline is November 13th.

Payment must be made through PAYPAL on GA ASSP website.  There will be no payments accepted the day of the event (no cash and/or checks).  No refunds if unable to attend after registering.

“Women in Safety EXCELLENCE” (WISE) is a Common Interest Group within ASSP that is open to all members for an added annual membership fee of $20.  For more information about our ChapterWISE group here in Georgia and benefits of WISE membership, contact Stacey Brooks, (; Christina Roll, (; Allison Short, (; or Lisa Blotsky, (


12860 East Cherokee Drive, Ball Ground, Georgia, 30107, United States