Staff Directory

Brian McClafferty
Executive Director

Mr. McClafferty joined the Delaware Valley Safety Council in 2012, and has served as Executive Director from 2014 through the present. Brian recently became a member of the executive committee of ARSC. He has an extensive background in sales, marketing and strategic planning. Previously, Mr. McClafferty has lead record-setting sales teams; and in addition, he developed and taught business classes for the construction industry. He and his wife, Patrice, reside in Delaware where he functions as the DVSC chief executive officer from his home office.


Jeri Radio 
Associate Director

Jeri was hired by DVSC in 2008 as Administrator taking minutes for the monthly Board meetings and doing occasional paperwork.  Over the years as the Council grew, she was promoted to Associate Director.


Lisa Iannuzzi 
Financial Administrator

Lisa Iannuzzi started working for DVSC in March of 2002 as a part-time Safety Coordinator. In September 2016, she became the council’s full-time Financial Administrator.

856-422-DVSC (3872) ext.105

Hannah Elmalek 
Marketing Administrator 

Hannah Elmalek started as a Marketing Intern in 2015 and became a full-time Marketing Administrator in 2016. Hannah is in charge of overseeing all the marketing activities of the council.

856-422-DVSC (3872) ext.109

Gina Dadario
Special Projects Coordinator


Jerry Dropcho
Human Resources
(Dropcho HR Management LLC)

Jerry Dropcho has been engaged as the HR provider for the Delaware Valley Safety Council since September 2014. In that time, the organization has grown from two part-time employees to six full-time and six part-time employees and trainers. Employee relations issues have been successfully handled, an employee handbook and job descriptions have been developed, and several employees vital to the organization’s growth have been recruited.


Annette Hughes
Operations Supervisor

Annette Hughes has worked at the Delaware Valley Safety Council since its origin in 1995. She provides quality customer service, striving to meet the training needs of each of our customers.

856-422-DVSC (3872) ext.103

Jess Bradford
DE Site Coordinator

Jess Bradford has been assisting customers at the Delaware Valley Safety Council since 2012. Whether a worker is a seasoned professional or new to the industry, she helps workers obtain the training required to go to work. Along with day to day customer service, Jess oversees operations at the Newark Delaware office, and develops the CBT training modules used at both locations.


Ellyse Stanton
NJ Site Administrative Assistant

Ellyse Stanton has been working with the Delaware Valley Safety Council since 2012. Ellyse provides quality customer service to all of our customers, striving to meet their satisfaction.

856-422-DVSC (3872) ext.101

Je-sus Sisco
NJ CBT Lab Coordinator

Je-sus Sisco has been working for Delaware Valley Safety Council since 2012.  Je-sus is the Lab Coordinator, overseeing and monitoring all computer testing.

856-422-DVSC (3872) ext.106

George Bell
NJ CBT Lab Proctor

George Bell has had an extensive career in Public Utilities and takes pride in his work performance. George Bell has worked with the DVSC in various aspects of testing for 6 years and takes personal pride in helping others to achieve their personal and professional goals.

856-422-DVSC (3872) ext.106

Al Mock

Al is a safety professional with 30+ years’ experience in all areas of safety management; including compliance, safety statistics/analysis, audits/inspections, training and record-keeping. As a consultant/trainer he has worked with various industries to use safety to motivate their employees to reduce accidents, lower costs, enhance productivity/morale and increase ROI. Al has been a “Basic Orientation Plus” (BOP) Safety instructor with ARSC/DVSC for over 10 years.

Bill Bates

Bill Bates has been in the fire service for 31 years at Rowan College Gloucester County since 2001 teaching with the fire academy. He has been teaching the Basic Orientation Plus with the Delaware Valley Safety Council since 2008.

George Graff 

John Graff has been a part of the Delaware Valley Safety team for 12 years and has been a Basic Orientation Plus instructor ever since. His main goal is to promote safety through the working industry.

Jeff Reed 

Having benefited from over 30 years’ work experience at the Delaware City Power Station within the Delaware City Refinery, Jeff Reed is the Instructor at the Newark, Delaware training center.  Through our partnership with TekSolv, Jeff has presented ARSC and BOP  since 2012.

John George 

John George has served our country 4 years in the United States Air Force and is a retiree from South Jersey Gas Company after 38 years as Operations Manager, Safety Committee Member and administrator/Inspector Weld Test & Certification. John George earned his Master of Science in Strategic Leadership, from Neumann University, Aston, Pennsylvania as well as Welding Inspector Certification from American Welding Society (AWS). He has been teaching the Basic Orientation Plus for 12 years.

John Hoffman

John Hoffman has been a fire and emergency services professional for more than 40 years.  He has taught and promoted public safety including the use of fire extinguishers to the public and industry groups for nearly as long.  A long time industrial and municipal fire chief, Mr. Hoffman’s experience in fire safety is diverse and his ability to deliver a quality program is unmatched.