I. David Daniels is a public-sector safety professional for over 25 years, in local governments across the United States. He is President/CEO of a workplace safety consulting firm, ID2 Solutions, LLC. Among his professional career highlights was his role as Executive Director of Workforce Safety in the Office of Atlanta (GA) Mayor. He also served as an Assistant Professor of Fire Science at Anna Maria College, following emergency service positions as a Fire Chief and Emergency Manager in three states.
Daniels holds an Associate of Arts Degree in Fire Command and Administration, Bachelor of Science Degree in Fire Services Administration, Master’s Degree in Human Resources Management. He also completed the Senior Executives in State and Local Government program at Harvard University. Among his many certifications, he is certified as a Safety Director, Safety Auditor, Violence Prevention Specialist, Emergency Management Specialist, Safety and Health Specialist, and Fire Service Health and Safety Officer. He is also a Chief Fire Officer designee.
Daniels is a Delegate of the National Safety Council (NSC) and chair of the NSC’s Government and Public-Sector Division. He serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) Safety, Health, and Survival Section; and chairs the IAFC’s Bullying, Harassment and Violence Prevention Task Group. He is also a member of the World Future Society and International Association of Safety Professionals. Daniels speaks both nationally and internationally on a variety of subjects including occupational safety, organizational culture, human resource management, and leadership.