OUR PEOPLE

Rocky Zapata

CHST, HCC | President

Email: safety@rockyzapata.org

Based out of Broward County, Florida, Rocky has served as the President of Rocky Zapata Safety Consultants since the company’s inception in 2014. Rocky has over 19 years of experience in safety management and specializes in EH&S compliance audits, technical research, safety training, claims management, and corporate program development for both the general industry and construction industry. Rocky has also developed and implemented job-site-specific safety plans, job site hazard analysis, and fall protection plans, for critical construction and demolition activities for pharmaceutical, hospital, chemical, and manufacturing industries. 

Rocky is a leader in the safety community and participates in many local safety committees including the Associated General Contractors, and the American Society of Safety Professionals.

Rocky is a graduate of Florida International University with a Bachelor of Arts and currently holds the Construction Health & Safety Technician (CHST) from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals, and the “HCC” Health Care Construction Certificate, from the American Society for Healthcare Engineers.

Dennis montjos

CSP, CHST, ERIS, CRIS | Vice President

Email: safety@rockyzapata.org

Based out of Weston, Florida, Dennis serves as Vice President of the Rocky Zapata Safety Consultants. Dennis has 30 years of experience in practical safety management experience that includes developing and managing corporate safety programs and advising client leadership on best management and loss control practices. He has experience in loss control such as worker’s compensation, general liability, and claims management. These experiences include effectively developing and implementing safety and claims management strategies on millions of dollars of wrap-up insurance programs. 

Dennis participates in many local safety organizations such as Associated General Contractors, Board of Certified Safety Professionals, and American Society of Safety Professionals.

Dennis is a graduate of the New York Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture and currently holds the Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Energy Risk Insurance Specialist (ERIS),  Certified Construction Risk Insurance Specialist (CRIS), and Construction Health & Safety Technician (CHST) certifications from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals.

Roberto Barberena

OSHA Certificates | Field Safety Services

Email: safety@rockyzapata.org

Based in Miami, Florida, Roberto provides leadership for field operations. Roberto is a multi-degreed safety professional with extensive experience in field safety management, accident investigation, and training. He has participated in a variety of construction projects within the South Florida area.