IEEE SA Board of Governors

Responsible for overseeing the operations and establishing policy for the IEEE SA.

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The Board of Governors (BOG) directs the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE SA) - establishing policy, providing financial oversight, and conducting standards-related activities within IEEE technological fields. It may also establish and appoint boards, committees, and other organizational units as needed to carry on the work of the IEEE SA.

To carry out its basic responsibilities, the IEEE SA BOG fulfills the following:

  • Maintain a current IEEE Standards Association Operations Manual
  • Approve IEEE SA Standards Board Bylaws
  • Approve policy additions/changes with significant financial/strategic implications
  • Establish and disband committees, as appropriate
  • Establish and maintain that IEEE SA members represent a wide range of basic interests
    • Technical societies, industry, government, general public
  • Provide financial oversight and decisions for IEEE SA operations as well as major program additions and/or changes
  • Recommend IEEE SA BOG member candidates which are elected annually
  • Approve IEEE SA Standards Board membership
  • Hold and attend meetings to accomplish the work of the BOG
  • Approve award nominees in recognition of exceptional service

About BOG Members

Members of the IEEE SA BOG reflect the technical and global standards interests of IEEE. Members-at-large must show involvement in IEEE standards activities, interest in and commitment to global standards, and IEEE regional representation as well as recent experience within industry or government.

2021 Roster
Jim Matthews
IEEE SA President
Robert Fish IEEE SA Past President
Gary Hoffman IEEE SA Standards Board (SASB) Chair
John Kulick Past SASB Chair
Don Wright
IEEE SA Treasurer
Robby Simpson
IEEE SA Corporate Advisory Group (CAG) Chair
Konstantinos Karachalios
Secretary, non-voting
Todor Cooklev Rebekka Porath
Stephen Dukes
Walter Weigel
Subhas Mondal George Zimmerman
Andrew Myles
Non-voting Members
Chuck Adams Yatin Trivedi
Robby Robson
Dave Ringle  

Committees of the BOG

For an in depth description of the BOG, its functions and committees, please see the IEEE SA Operations Manual.