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 & Chief Regulatory Compliance Officer

Christine M. Yakush | Administrator

Anne Barry | Director, Marketing and Communications

Laurie West | Administrative Coordinator


Instructors & Regulatory Compliance Specialists:

L'Gena Shaffer | Director, Regulatory Compliance  

Julie Prescott | Sr. Regulatory Compliance Specialist

Ana Diaz | Regulatory Compliance Specialist

Rodolfo Koria Maynez | Regulatory Compliance Specialist

Frank Lopez | Regulatory Compliance Specialist

Drew Watts | Regulatory Compliance Specialist