Dr. David Stumbo

Dr. David Stumbo, OHST, CSP


  • Bachelor of Science in Biology, Murray State University
  • Master of Science in Safety, Security and Emergency Management, Eastern Kentucky University
  • Master of Science in Public Administration, Kentucky State University
  • Doctorate in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, Eastern Kentucky University

Research/Academic Interests

  • Occupational fatality investigations


Dr. Stumbo's work can be found in several journals including:
  • Professional Safety
  • The CTE Journal
  • Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers
  • Kentucky Constructor
He has also co-authored books and book chapters including:
  • Stumbo, D., Petitti, C., & Fagel, M. (2021). Emergency Management Facilitation of Responders’ Health and Safety. Principles of Emergency Management and Emergency Operations Centers (EOC) 2nd Fagel, M., Mathews, R., & Murphy, J. (Eds.). CRC Press.

Associations/Affiliations/Work History

  • Louisville Chapter; American Society of Safety Professionals
  • Central Appalachian Regional Education and Research Center