Industrial ScientificIndustrial Scientific, the global leader in gas detection, is pleased to announce the hiring of Lisa Brooks as the new vice president of human resources (HR). Lisa will be responsible for the development and execution of HR strategies and initiatives while partnering with the leadership team to drive employee engagement, talent development, and organizational design.

Lisa joins Industrial Scientific after a 10-year career with Tektronix, a Fortive operating company based in Oregon that designs and manufactures test, measurement, and monitoring solutions to accelerate global innovation. There Lisa worked in a range of leadership positions including global director & HR business partner as well as interim director, human resources – Asia Pacific, based in Shanghai.

“Lisa brings a wealth of knowledge to the team, and we’re looking forward to benefiting from her experience as a leader,” said Justin McElhattan, president of Industrial Scientific.

Lisa received her Bachelor of Science degree in business administration, with a concentration in human resources, from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio.

About Industrial Scientific Corporation
As the global leader in gas detection, Industrial Scientific provides gas detection products and services that keep workers safe in hazardous environments. The company’s 700 employees in 21 countries are committed to preserving human life, and have dedicated their careers to eliminating death on the job by the year 2050. Established in 1985 and headquartered in Pittsburgh (USA), Industrial Scientific also has operations based in Arras, France and Shanghai, China, and provides technical services to customers from local service centers around the world. Industrial Scientific is the parent company to Predictive Solutions Corporation ( For more information, visit