Charles “Chuck” Schwab is a professor in the Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering department at Iowa State University and an Extension safety specialist. He provides leadership for Safe Farm, an Iowa State University (ISU) Extension and Outreach program helping to make Iowa farms a safer place to work and live. Chuck is currently part of the leadership team for the Farm & Ranch eXtenision in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice (CoP). Chuck also serves as the Iowa State University point of contact for the Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN).
Chuck serves on several multi-state and interdisciplinary teams, committees, boards, and organizations that promote injury prevention and foster emergency preparedness. He is active with the International Honor Society Epsilon Pi Tau Board of Directors, Iowa Farm Safety Council Board of Directors and is an active member of ASABE, ASEE, ASSE, ATMAE, ITEEA and ISASH professional organizations.