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ANSI Committee on Education

The ANSI Committee on Education oversees all Institute initiatives related to standards and conformity assessment education and outreach, fulfills the objectives of the United States Standards Strategy (USSS), and responds to other issues that may be delegated by the Board of Directors, Executive Committee, or the National Policy Committee.

ANSI Committee on Education Overview

The mission of the ANSI Committee on Education is to:

  • Support the implementation of the education-related aspects of Strategic Initiative 10 of the United States Standards Strategy.
  • Develop a long-term strategy and subsequent action steps for university faculty outreach to promote the integration of standards and conformity assessment in the curricula in order to educate the next generation of business leaders on the strategic impact of standards and conformity assessment.
  • Develop programs and tactics that raise awareness of the importance of standards and conformity assessment among university faculty in engineering/technology, business, public policy and law schools.
  • Develop materials, course or textbook that university faculty can easily integrate into courses.
  • Provide strategic direction on education curriculum to respond to ANSI member segment needs.
  • Identify target audiences and learning objectives for educational outreach.
  • Oversee long-term development of e-learning and web-based training initiatives.
  • Identify appropriate funding mechanism, e.g., government grant, foundation, etc., necessary to support education initiatives.

Members and Officers

Committee Officers include:

Travis Murdock, Chairman (ASTM International)

Monte Bogatz, Co-Vice Chairman (The IAPMO Group)

Manny Straehle, Co-Vice Chairman (St. Joseph’s University)

Organizational Structure

 COE’s Operating Guidelines.

Meeting Calendar

The ANSI Committee on Education typically meets two times per year.

For a schedule of upcoming meetings, please enter either ANSI Committee on Education or COE in the Key Word search field of the ANSI Online Calendar of Events.

Document Library

The ANSI Committee on Education Document Library includes information on the Committee on Education operating guidelines, roster and scope and charter.

 More information about document access

Membership in ANSI

If you are not already a member of ANSI, please visit:

 Benefits of ANSI membership.

 Obtain an ANSI membership application.

Staff Contacts

Lisa Rajchel
Secretariat, ANSI CoE
212 642 4932

Note to Readers Regarding Revisions to ANSI By-Laws

Please note that this Web page has been updated based on revisions to the ANSI By-Laws, which are effective as of January 1, 2020. ANSI is continuing to review all pages on its Website to assure that they correctly reflect and harmonize with the organizational and procedural changes made in the 2020 By-Laws. Please check the [ 2020 By-Laws ] and continued updates to the ANSI site for the most current information concerning the procedures followed by ANSI’s committees, boards, forums and other groups.

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