Dr. Eric Van Fleet

Dr. Eric L. Van Fleet, age 74, of Grand Rapids, passed away on Thursday, March 11, 2021.

He was born on August 7, 1946, in San Diego, CA, to Charles L. & Mary I. (Elliston) Van Fleet.

Donations can be directed to the Dr. Eric L. Van Fleet Occupational Safety and Health Endowed Scholarship. https://www.gvsu.edu/giving/give-online2.htm?fundId=33814

In recognition of his achievements and commitment to Grand Valley State University, the university created an endowment scholarship to honor Dr. Eric Van Fleet, who led the OSH program for 17 years. Dr. Van Fleet guided our program through its formative years and helped put it on the path to distinction. He was instrumental in helping our OSH program achieve ISHM recognition and was widely recognized for his contributions to our field.