Meet the Staff

IVODGA Commitment To The Dangerous Goods Transportation Industry

Our pledge to you - IVODGA's highly skilled, efficient and congenial staff is available to personally answer member's questions regarding ocean borne container traffic of dangerous goods. We are a member-responsive industry association that consistently strives to achieve total member satisfaction.

IVODGA contracts with Hazardous Materials / Dangerous Goods transportation industry professionals of Currie Associates Inc. to provide professional association management services to this dynamic organization.



Currie Associates Inc. - is a privately held New York corporation founded in 1990. The corporation has historically provided, on a worldwide basis, dangerous goods / hazardous materials transportation consulting, training, auditing and association management services.

Tom Ferguson, Administrator and Chief Technical Officer

Christine M. Yakush, Vice President Member Services

Anne Barry, Communications Director


Instructors & Technical Consultants:

Julie Prescott, Sr. Technical Consultant

L'Gena Shaffer, Sr. Technical Consultant 

Rodolfo Koria Maynez, Technical Consultant

Adria Mead, Technical Consultant