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Beverly Kohen

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Director, Division of Field Investigations, Office of Compliance and Field Operations
Beverly Kohen has worked at the CPSC since 1988. She began her career as a Product Safety Investigator in the New York City office and became a Compliance Investigator several years later. She also worked as a Public Affairs Representative throughout the years and was a  Supervisor.  She later became the Deputy Director for the Eastern Region and then transitioned to Deputy Director of the Field.  She has spoken about many of CPSC’s issues to various groups over the years.  As an Investigator, she was active with Safe Kids, the Consumer Education Coalition of Long Island, various Fire Marshal organizations, the NY State Bar Association’s Consumer Committee and other state and local groups that work in the area of injury prevention and product safety.  She worked on special projects such as Baby Safety Showers, the SIDS study, and CO detectors.

Bev is a native Long Islander and still resides in that part of New York. She has a BS degree in Consumer Economics from the University of Delaware and an MS degree in Education from Queens College.