Advancing the EHS Profession

Putting the EHS community at the heart of business success.

"The team at Shirley Parsons has embraced the safety profession. Their active involvement across the profession and strong business relationships deliver opportunities to advance financial and personal career aspirations while solving the needs of industry."

Michael Murray, former ASSE Chairman of the Board of Trustees

As the trusted EHS community partner to hundreds of regional, national and international organizations, we have seen a distinct correlation between companies' EHS performance and their broader operational prosperity.

Shirley Parsons is committed to advancing the EHS Profession, and we play an active role in guiding the future leaders who will play an essential role in our clients' current and ongoing success. Our philosophy is one whereby Health, Safety, Environment, and Sustainability are drivers of business success. This means that we always go the extra mile to understand the business objectives and operating environments of our end customers. Our company founder, Shirley Parsons, is a respected EHS industry veteran. Having established one of Europe’s leading EHS consulting companies she became one of the sector’s best-known names and her network of people in EHS is unrivalled.

In 2005, Shirley decided to move from professional EHS consulting into career consulting. She founded Shirley Parsons as a Professional Talent Practice, providing executive search and talent acquisition services for EHS professionals at all levels.

Our mission is to be your partner through all levels of your career – a partner that understands you and will advise as you make crucial decisions. Whether active or passive in the job market, we work with you to understand your strengths, motivations, and the environments in which you perform best. This enables us to be there for you when you need us, offering advice and market insights. Regardless of your immediate or not-so-immediate career aspirations, it makes sense to have an exploratory discussion to see if and how we can help.  

Contact Shirley Parsons today for a confidential conversation about your career.

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Think of us as matchmakers. Consult with one of our specialists to explore how we can help you achieve your business or career ambitions.

Meet the Team

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Boston Office

51 Melcher St
Boston
MA 02210

(+1) 617-939-9533

EHSTalent@shirleyparsons.com

Los Angeles Office

7083 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles
CA 90028

(+1) 323-300-6655

EHSTalent@shirleyparsons.com