Instructors' Profile

Gary Boley

Gary Boley Gary Boley is a Multi-Certified Inspector with over 30 years of inspection and engineering experience. He served 22 years in the US Navy as Main Propulsion Officer and Engineering Officer. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and numerous environmental related certifications.

Mr. Boley has been a regular provider of training to EPA, Department of Defense, various states, and numerous commercial interests, both foreign and domestic since 1992 and served as a consultant to the EPA and PA-DEP in the development of Regulatory Programs and requirements that are being used today.

Mr. Boley’s on the job performance experience and communication skills gives him a unique perspective in how to present information clearly and effectively to a wide range of audiences through a variety of formats and media. He taught API training classes for the API University, and also taught PA-DEP training courses and numerous API courses throughout his career to private individuals, large and small corporations, and government personnel throughout the United States and globally including Asia, South America, and Middle East.

Jackie O'Dell

Jackie O'Dell' Jackie O’Dell is a Health and Safety expert whose training, instruction, and management have created a persistent culture of safety and hazard prevention for the InterSpec team. Mr. O'Dell's excellent instructional skills and subject matter expertise in providing training to all team personnel, and especially to new hires, has directly contributed to InterSpec’s superb safety record in the field. His current engineering inspection and construction knowledge, coupled with his navy experience, has contributed immensely to his performance as the Safety Coordinator for InterSpec. His over ten (10) years of performance as a gas-free superintendent, tank cleaner, and manager makes him an expert in entering and working in confined spaces, both afloat and ashore

Mr. O’Dell wrote, prepared, and delivered Confined Space, First Aid and General Health, and Safety lectures for over forty (40) InterSpec team-members, including all newly hired personnel. He prepared site specific Health and Safety Plans, including addressing Hazardous Materials Handling, Confined Space, General Work Safety, Heat and Cold Stress, and other Environmental Preventative measures.

Currently, Mr. O’Dell is also conducting training (classroom instruction) to the Defense Logistics Agency – Energy (DLA-E) Quality Assurance Representatives (QARs) on Confined Space Entry and Safety Procedures at the DLA-E Headquarters and regionally in Europe (Germany), the Middle East (Bahrain), the Asia-Pacific region (Korea), and the Americas (Alaska, Ft. Belvoir, VA, and Long Beach, CA) as part of a multi-year award.