Quality Magazine

Industry News: ASQ Names 2007-08 Officers

June 28, 2007
MILWAUKEE-The American Society for Quality (ASQ) has announced its slate of officers for the 2007-08 term. The results were announced at ASQ’s Annual Business Meeting, held in conjunction with the World Conference on Quality and Improvement, April 30 to May 2, 2007, in Orlando, FL. The results are based on a general membership vote that took place beginning Feb. 23, 2007.

 



MILWAUKEE-The American Society for Quality (ASQ) announces the following slate of officers for the 2007-08 term:

  • Chairman:

    Ronald Atkinson

  • President:

    Michael Nichols

  • President-elect:

    Roberto Saco

  • Treasurer:

    E. David Spong

  • Newly Elected Board Member:

    Stephen Hacker

  • Reelected Board Members:

    Kay Kendall Donald C. Singer

    David B. Levy

    William H. LaFollette

    Richard A. Litts

    Richard F. McKeever

    Richard A. Gould

The results were announced at ASQ’s Annual Business Meeting, held in conjunction with the World Conference on Quality and Improvement, April 30 to May 2, 2007, in Orlando, FL. The results are based on a general membership vote that took place beginning Feb. 23, 2007.

Ron Atkinson assumed the chairman’s duties on July 1, 2007, and Michael Nichols moved into the president position. “For me the role of president is the ultimate form of giving back to the organization that nurtured and developed me in my professional career,” says Nichols. “We must continue to reinvent ourselves by creating new and interesting memberships that will attract the next generation of quality professionals.”

Nichols is the principal consultant for Nichols Quality Associates (Greensboro, NC), a consortium of Lean and Six Sigma Master Black Belts providing deployment consulting, training and project coaching for business process improvement.