Janet Sellery, CRSP, CHSC

Health & Safety Consultant @ Sellery Health & Safety

Janet Sellery is one of Canada’s leading experts in health and safety and the arts. After a career in stage management, she pioneered the health and safety program at the Stratford Festival, Canada’s largest repertory theatre. Favorite projects include the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics Ceremonies (Health & Safety Manager), the Luminato Festival 2016 at the Hearn Generating Station (Health & Safety Program development) and the Canadian Event Safety Summit (Co-Founder). Janet is a long-serving member of the Ontario Ministry of Labour Live Performance Advisory Committee. She is a graduate of the Technical/Production program at the Ryerson Theatre School and certified as both a Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) and a Certified Health and Safety Consultant (CHSC). She has been awarded the “Ron Epp Memorial Award for Professional Achievement” (CITT, 2012) and “Canada’s Safety Manager of the Year” (Canadian Occupational Safety Magazine, 2007). Her work as a Health & Safety Consultant focuses on customizing programs, training, and resources to reflect the constantly evolving and unique demands of live performance. Janet is committed to “setting the stage for people to create their best work.”