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The Standards and Practices Departement Vice President leads the body which oversees the standards committees.


  • Appoint and ensure active engagement of department members
  • Appoint and terminate the department directors
  • Ensure directors and committee chairs discharge their duties as delineated in the accredited ISA Standards & Practices Department Procedures
  • Appoint representatives to ANSI Committees
  • Actively identify, recruit and mentor potential leaders
  • Provide input to the Society budget
  • Submit annual reports to the Executive Board
  • Organize and facilitate meetings 

Other Society Committees

  • Technical Assembly

Preferred Experience/Knowledge

  • Previous involvement in standards development and administration
  • Previous service as chair on a standards committee
  • Understanding of ANSI and IEC, as well as other relevant standards organizations

Time Requirements

  • Four-year commitment - two years with responsibilities as elect followed by two years as VP
  • Teleconferences and reporting - approximately 4-6 hours per month
  • Annual Leadership Conference - 4 days
  • Strategic Leader Meeting - 3 days