Mr. Cotier is a Director with The Elm Consulting Group International LLC (Elm). His responsibilities have included providing health, safety and environmental compliance and auditing services to a broad range of industrial clients for more than 25 years. His professional experience includes stints in industry as a corrosion technician, five years as an air pollution control engineer at the CT DEP, and the balance as a senior level HSE consultant and auditor. Industry clients served have included automotive parts and components manufacturers, electric utilities, petroleum refining and chemical manufacturing operations, consumer products manufacturing facilities, and defense industry sites. During his career, Mr. Cotier managed and led more than 500 multi-media compliance audits in 35 states, and 30 countries.

Mr. Cotier has a B.S. in Engineering from Western New England College [University] and is an ANSI-RAB approved EMS auditor and a Certified Professional Environmental Auditor, as issued by BEAC. He recently completed his 8th year of service on the Board of Directors of the Auditing Roundtable, having held the elected offices of Secretary, Vice President and President. He is currently serving his second term as a Director on the BEAC Board. He is the immediate past Chair and currently holds the position of Chair-elect.

Contact Joe at jcotier@elmgroup.com or +1 860-794-3617.