Ryan Wyllie

Occupational Safety Specialist
Occupational Health and Safety
Staff member since:
(515) 294-4092

Primary responsibilities

Promotes injury and illness prevention through safety trainings and surveys.  Provides health and safety oversight at Animal Science farms and the Bio-Century Research Farm (BCRF).  Performs indoor air quality investigations, mold assessments, and odor response.


Master of Science in Resource Planning, Missouri State University
Bachelor of Science in Geography, minor in Geology, Northwest Missouri State University

Professional Designations/Certifications

EPA AHERA Certified Asbestos Contractor / Supervisor
Specialist and Safety and Health (SSH)
Advanced Safety Certificate – National Safety Council
Certified Incinerator Operator
40-Hour OSHA Hazardous Waste Operations
8-Hour Refresher Course for Hazardous Waste Operations

Professional Affiliations

Hawkeye Chapter - American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)


Wyllie, R., Lee, K.,  Morris-Benavides, S., Matos, B. What to expect when you’re inspecting: A summary of academic laboratory inspection programs. (In press J. Chem. Health & Saf.)