Charles K. Anderson, Ph.D., CPE
Dr. Anderson is deeply involved with numerous large
national companies in the development of physical ability
testing batteries that meet the requirements of the
Americans With Disabilities Act. Among the industries
included are grocery distribution, soft-drink distribution,
retail distribution and shipbuilding. As part of these
activities, he has performed three of the largest research
studies on the impact of physical ability testing on
worker compensation injury experience.
Dr. Anderson has also
been invited to lecture on ergonomics and physical ability
testing in England, Canada and across the United States.
His other experiences include writing the Voluntary
Ergonomic Program Management Guidelines For Food Distribution
Centers, training loss control specialists with major
insurance companies and serving as a management consultant
on several cases regarding OSHA citations for ergonomic
Dr. Anderson's E-mail
P. Holliman, M.S.
Executive Vice President & General Manager
Mr. Holliman received his Masters of Science Degree in
Exercise Science and Health promotion from the University
of Memphis. Prior to joining Advanced Ergonomics, Mr.
Holliman held various positions within HEALTHSOUTH Corporation,
including Administrator and Regional Director of Occupational
Health Services, where he was involved in marketing and
implementation of rehabilitation and prevention services,
including ergonomics and physical abilities testing programs.
During this time he was instrumental in implementing the
Advanced Ergonomics Physical Abilities Testing Program
in such companies as SYSCO Food Service, Delta Beverage
Group, Time Warner Cable and Kroger.
joining Advanced Ergonomics in 1997, his responsibilities
have included marketing employment testing and ergonomics
programs to employers, marketing and administering the
Ergonomics Testing Specialist program, and coordinating
the Advanced Ergonomics Training classes. He currently
manages day to day operations and business development.
e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.org
Selan, Ph.D., CPE
Senior Vice President
Selan received his Ph.D. in Human Factors Psychology at
Texas Tech University in 1986. During his graduate career,
Dr. Selan worked as an Industrial Engineer Research Associate
conducting ergonomic research for the U.S. Bureau of Mines
and the U.S. Air Force. His areas of expertise include
job analysis, ergonomic job redesign, product evaluation
and ergonomic planning for new facilities. He is the editor
of The Advanced Ergonomics Manual.
He has developed control programs for cumulative trauma
disorders in the poultry, electronic and semiconductor
industries. He has developed and conducted ergonomic training
programs for companies such as Boeing, Exxon and Alcoa.
Other clients include Arco, Johnson & Johnson and
Selan is the author of several articles on ergonomics
and a frequent lecturer for various industry groups throughout
the country. He contributes a monthly column on recent
ergonomic issues for Modern Materials Handling magazine.
Dr. Selan is also an accomplished, award-winning speaker
through his activities with Toastmasters.
Dr. Selan's e-mail
Vice President of Business Development
Mr. Briggs received his Bachelors of Science Degree in Occupational
Therapy from Tennessee State University in Nashville Tennessee
and also holds a Bachelors of Liberal Arts Degree in Criminal
Justice and Business Law from the University of Tennessee
at Martin. He has worked in healthcare since 1978 in management
and as a therapist in a wide variety of settings, including
industrial, outpatient orthopedics, hospital inpatient,
geriatrics and traumatic brain injury.
to joining Advanced Ergonomics in 2001, Mr. Briggs was the
National Director of Employment Testing for the largest
provider of outpatient healthcare services in the nation.
He has performed hundreds of employment testing presentations
and participates in numerous training and data collection
Briggs has been published in Facility Safety Management
Magazine, HR Times Magazine, The Informer Magazine and American
Occupational Therapy Online Magazine. In 2008, Mr. Briggs
co-authored peer reviewed and published research in the
journal Work; A Journal of Prevention, Assessment and Rehabilitation
entitled "A Study of the Effectiveness of Ergonomically-Based
Functional Screening Tests and Their Relationship to Reducing
Worker Compensation Injuries".
In addition to consulting on Physical Ability Testing issues,
he speaks nationally on "The Legal Issues Surrounding
Physical Abilities Testing" and other related topics.
The forums include: Safety, Risk and Loss Prevention Seminars,
Society of Human Resource Managers, and Self Insured Associations.
Briggs was nominated for Gubernatorial Appointment to the
Tennessee Workers Compensation Advisory Board in 2009. Served
on the American Trucking Association Safety Management Council
as Allied Committee Chairman 2010 and 2011. Currently, serving
as the Chairman of the Middle Tennessee SHRM Golf for Scholarships
Program. 2013 became a certified teacher with the "With
Hope In Mind" family education and support program
of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and is
a current Board member of the Sumner County Tennessee NAMI
Board of Directors.
Briggs is currently responsible for developing business
relationships and contractual negotiations for prospective
clients and service providers including over 10% of the
current Fortune 100 companies and numerous Fortune listed
companies, while also providing services to companies as
large as 100,000 plus employees to as small as 25 employees
in the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico.
Jim's email is email@example.com
Physical Ability Testing Accounts Manager
Kerby received her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology
with a minor in Biology from Simon Fraser University in
British Columbia, Canada. Prior to joining Advanced Ergonomics,
Alison was involved in outpatient rehabilitation as an
exercise specialist working for small independent consultants
and large corporations both in Canada and the United States.
She also worked as an independent consultant conducting
therapeutic ball exercise classes, providing fitness testing
and personal training, as well as working with occupational
therapists as part of the physical rehabilitation team
for automobile insurance personal injury claims.
Advanced Ergonomics Inc in 2000, Ms. Kerby's responsibilities
have included marketing and administration of the Ergonomic
Specialist Training Program, ongoing administration and
management of AEI client accounts and test sites, as well
as involvement in the data collection phase and test administrator
training for numerous projects and service providers.
interests include photography, art, equestrian activities,
travel and spending time with family and friends.
Alison's e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.org
Physical Ability Testing Project Manager
Mr. Martin received his Bachelor
of Science degree in Kinesiology and a minor in Health
Related Fitness from The University of North Texas in
Denton, TX. As a project manager, his responsibilities
include training clinics on physical ability testing procedures,
performing on-site data collection, customer service,
and data processing.
Prior to joining
Advanced Ergonomics Inc., Brian worked as a Fitness Specialist
and Personal Trainer at Texas Instruments' onsite wellness
center. He is currently certified as a Personal Trainer
through The Cooper Institute in Dallas, TX. Brian has
over nine years experience in the Recreation and Fitness
fields. Brian is from Tyler, TX the Rose Capital of the
work, Brian enjoys spending time with his family, going
to movies, exercising and playing recreational sports.
Brian also enjoys outdoor activities like camping, rollerblading,
canoeing and horseback riding. Brian is an avid collector
of Superman memorabilia.
Brian's e-mail is email@example.com
Data Entry Manager
Ms. Martin joined Advanced
Ergonomics in 1993. Her critical responsibility is to
facilitate the timely processing of test results for the
clients of Advanced Ergonomics. Ms. Martin's other areas
of involvement within the data entry department include
monitoring quality control of client testing programs,
processing annual client job requirement reviews, compiling
quarterly summaries of testing activity and maintaining
test site data bases.
Ms. Martin's outside interests
include reading, gardening and spending time with her
Mary Selan started her
career as the Business Manager of an orthopaedic physical
therapy clinic in the Dallas area. Ms. Selan joined Back
Systems, Inc. in 1984, and in 1989 she helped form Advanced
Ergonomics, Inc. She is currently head of the accounting
department and is also responsible for the daily office
Ms. Selan's spare time is
spent with church activities. She sings in the choir,
is active on several committees, and teaches a Sunday
School class. Mary currently holds brown belts in Karate
and Judo. She also enjoys going to the movies, reading
and outdoor activities.
Mary's e-mail is