President's Column



President's Message

Updating Our Global Headquarters

When you walk into the home of one of the world’s leading standards organizations, what should you see? How should it feel? What resources should be...more
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Environmental Stewardship

In the Northern Hemisphere, we are approaching spring, which is one of my favorite seasons. Nature is reborn. Weather improves. We spend more time...more


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Global Leadership, Global Organization

I’m thrilled that ASTM International is kicking off 2019 with the first European board chairman in our 120-year history. In addition to being a...more


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Positioning ASTM International for the Future

An organization can’t merely adapt to change. It must anticipate it. One of the key reasons ASTM International has continued to grow and thrive for...more


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From Transactional to Transformational

Editor’s Note: In August, Kathie Morgan gave the keynote address at the 67th conference of SES – The Society for Standards Professionals in Nashville...more


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Driving Innovation

On my first day as president last year, I visited the Virginia Beach Fire Department’s training facility. First responders and other ASTM...more


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Developing Your Leadership Skills Through ASTM International

How do you become a renowned technical expert and a dynamic leader at the same time? One proven answer is to get involved in ASTM International...more


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What Do Millennials Want?

Many membership-driven associations and organizations are predominantly led at the executive staff and board levels by people who have decades of...more


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Opportunities and Inspiration

As I thought about this special themed issue on women in standards, I reflected on my early association with ASTM. As a recent chemical engineering...more


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“Connecting the Dots”

It’s easy to help someone understand how ASTM International supports them in their professional or personal life if you have about 30 minutes to talk...more

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