Janet Sellery

Janet Sellery is one of Canada’s leading experts in health and safety and the arts, entertainment and live events. After a career in stage management, she pioneered the health and safety program at the Stratford Festival, Canada’s largest repertory theatre. She is an active volunteer with the Ontario Ministry of Labour Live Performance Health & Safety Advisory Committee, Chair of Event Safety Alliance Canada and a board member for Event Safety Alliance (U.S.). Janet is a graduate of the Technical/Production Theatre program at the Ryerson Theatre School in Toronto and certified as both a Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) and a Certified Health and Safety Consultant (CHSC). Her work as a Health & Safety Consultant (Sellery Health + Safety) focuses on customizing programs, training, and resources to reflect the constantly evolving and unique demands of the arts, entertainment and live events community. Janet is committed to “setting the stage for people to create their best work”.