Vice President, Environment, Health and Safety, Tesla Motors

Laurie Shelby is Vice President, Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) at Tesla Motors.  She is the first person to hold this newly created position.  Prior to this, she served as Vice President of EHS for Alcoa Corporation, where she directed safety of 25,000 people who worked among 12 smelters, 1 rolling mill, 6 refineries, 5 mines, 1 powder plant, and 1 hazardous waste facility.  Laurie is a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH).  At Aloca, she implemented Human Performance and fatality prevention programs that aimed to prevent incidents and become a “zero incident” workplace.