Standards Board Distinguished Service Award

Standards Board Distinguished Service Award

The Standards Board Distinguished Service Award is made annually to current member(s) or past member(s) of the IEEE SA Standards Board to recognize distinguished service to the IEEE SA based on major contributions to the standards development process. Major contributions include but are not limited to the following examples:

  • Enhancing the process through continued service on its major action committees.
  • Leadership in developing new aspects of what the IEEE SA can do to improve its procedural process.
  • Interaction on behalf of the IEEE SA to promote national and international growth of standards as a product of IEEE.
  • Representing the IEEE SA at various levels within IEEE Societies/Committees and other standards-developing organizations (ASME, IEC, etc.), which encourages the implementation of the IEEE Standards Association mission and its goals.

Award

This recognition consists of an engraved wooden plaque. There is no honorarium attached to this award.

Honorees

The award is presented by the IEEE SA President at the SA Awards Ceremony

  • Recipient honored at the IEEE SA Awards Ceremony (see previous ceremony)
  • Honoree highlight via press release
  • Recognition on IEEE SA website and social media post

Eligibility

Member(s) of the IEEE SA Standards Board, or to past member(s) going back as far as five years from the current date. There are no restrictions or preferences as to the nationality, race, sex, creed or age.

Nomination

Annual Deadline 31 July

Nominate a Party for this Award

Sponsorship

This award is sponsored by the IEEE Standards Association, administered by the IEEE SA Awards and Recognition Committee.

Standards Board Distinguished Service Award

2021

Ted A. Burse

In recognition of his many contributions in leading governance activities of the IEEE SA Standards Board

2019

John Kulick

For exceptional leadership on the IEEE SA Standards Board and oversight committees

2018

Michael Janezic

For exceptional contributions and improvements to the IEEE SA Audit Committee (AudCom) processes including updates of the AudCom Conventions and Guidelines and the AudCom Baselines

2016

Richard H. Hulett

For meritorious service to the IEEE SA Standards Board and its committees

2015

Peter Balma

For his service, leadership, and commitment to the standards development process

2013

Robert M. Grow

For his service, contributions, and leadership on the IEEE SA Standards Board

Ted Olsen

For his service, leadership, and commitment to the standards development process

2012

Samuel Sciacca

For his contributions to the standardization and global impact of smart grid standards development in the power and energy sector and for his dedicated service to the smart grid standards leadership, education, and outreach efforts of the Standards Association

2011

Thomas A. Prevost

For his leadership, long-standing service, process improvements, and national and international representation of the IEEE Standards Association

2010

Ronald C. Petersen

2009

David John Law, 3 Com

2008

Steve M. Mills, Hewlett Packard Company

2006

Geoffrey O. Thompson, Nortel Networks

F. Donald Wright, Lexmark International, Inc.

2005

James T. Carlo, Consultant

Carl R. Stevenson

2004

W. Charlton Adams, Jr., IBM Corporation

2003

James H. Gurney, British Columbia Transmission Corp

2002

Dennis Bodson, Consultant

2001

Lowell Johnson, Unisys Corporation

2000

Gary Robinson, EMC Corporation

1999

Jay Forster, GE-NE

1998

Harold E. Epstein, IEN Engineering

1997

Donald C. Fleckenstein, General Electric Company

1996

Richard J. Holleman, IBM

1995

Donald C. Loughry, Hewlett-Packard

1994

Ben Johnson, Thermon Manufacturing Company

Clyde Camp, Texas Instruments

1993

Marco W. Migliaro, Florida Power & Light Company

Bruce Barrow, Nat'l Communications Systems

Donald N. Heirman, Lucent Technologies

1992

William Kruesi

Joseph Koepfinger, Duquesne Light Co.

John E. May, Consultant

1991

William B. Wilkens, Consultant

Paul L. Borrill, Sun Microsystems

John P. Riganati, David Sarnoff Research Center

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