Robert Cartwright Jr. is the Division Manager of Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability for Bridgestone Retail Operations-Northeast Division. He oversees over 470 locations in 14 states, directing all safety and compliance programs.Mr. Cartwright is actively involved with RIMS at both Society and Chapter levels and currently serves on RIMS Board of Directors as well as two other boards. He also focuses his goals on impacting legislative issues that impacts risk management professionals and has received the prestigious Richard W. Bland award for his numerous efforts. Mr. Cartwright has over 35 years experience in multiple risk management roles in addition to over 50 presentations, published articles and media contributions on various risk management and safety topics.Mr. Cartwright earned a Bachelor of Sciences in Operational Management from the University of Phoenix and he is an established leader in risk management practices.