Jim Duke has been the Safety Director at Idaho Power for 16 years. In total, he has been practicing in the field of safety for 30 years. His industry experience outside of the utility business includes petro-chemical, micro electronics, aluminum smelting and agribusiness. Jim got his bachelor’s degree in safety sciences from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and his master’s degree in industrial hygiene from Texas A&M’s nuclear engineering department. Jim a Certified Utility Safety Professional (CUSP), Certified Safety Professional (CSP), and Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH).