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Timothy Trow Palmer, American safety and health consultant. Certified safety professional; registered professional engineer, Massachusetts.


Palmer, Timothy Trow was born on March 22, 1938 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of Clinton Foster and Josephine Margaret (Squires) Palmer.


Bachelor in Chemistry, Zoology, Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota, 1960;Master of Science in Zoology, University of Minnesota, 1964;Doctor of Philosophy in Zoology, University of Minnesota, 1974;Master of Science in Safety, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1981.


Commissioned, United States Navy, 1964;advanced through grades to lieutenant commander, United States Navy, retired 1984;assistant to director, Gorgas Memorial Laboratory, Panama, 1976-1979;safety progressive manager, NMRI, Bethesda, Maryland., 1979-1984;president, Tepee Ltd., Annapolis, Maryland., 1984-1990;director environmental assessments and training, Professional Safety Cons. Company, Seabrook, Maryland., since 1986.


Merit badge counselor Boy Scouts American, Bloomington, Minnesota, 1967-1976. Risk management consultant Episcopal Diocese of Washington, 1981-1988. Member American Society Safety Engineers, National Safety Management Society (board directors 1985-1987, 89-91, president 1987-1989), American National Standards Institute, American Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, American Legion, Masons.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fishing, hunting, gardening.


Married Eloise Ann Ellson, Jun 16, 1962. Children: Timothy Foster, Jennifer Ann, Jonathan Blair.