IEEE-USA Presidents

Past Presidents

YearPresident
2019Thomas M. Coughlin
2018Sandra L. "Candy" Robinson
2017Karen S. Pedersen, P.E.
2016Peter A. Eckstein
2015James A. Jefferies
2014Gary L. Blank
2013Marc T. Apter
2012James M. Howard
2011Ronald G. Jensen
2010Evelyn H. Hirt
2009Gordon W. Day
2008Russell Lefevre
2007John W. Meredith
2006Ralph W. Wyndrum, Jr.
2005Gerard A. Alphonse
2004John W. Steadman
2003James V. Leonard
2002LeEarl Bryant
2001Ned Sauthoff
2000Merrill Buckley
1999Paul Kostek
1998John Reinert

IEEE-USA Board of Directors

NV indicates a non-voting member.
Office2020
PresidentJames M. Conrad, Ph.D.
President-ElectKatherine J. Duncan
Past PresidentThomas M. Coughlin
Vice President, Career and Member ServicesMark Torres
Vice President, Communications & Public AwarenessBrendan Godfrey
Vice President, Government RelationsWill Robinson
Secretary-TreasurerScott Tamashiro
Region 1 DirectorEd F. Palacio
Region 2 DirectorWolfram Bettermann
Region 3 DirectorJill I. Gostin
Region 4 DirectorDavid Koehler
Region 5 DirectorJames R. Look
Region 6 DirectorKeith Moore
Technical Activities RepresentativeJohn W. Walz
Young Professionals RepresentativeRamesh Nair
Managing Director (NV)Chris J. Brantley

IEEE-USA Committee Chairs

Committee2020
Career & Member Services
Alliance of IEEE Consultants Networks (AICN)Jacob Beningo
Careers & Professional Development (Ad Hoc)Emilio Salguiero
EVO Steering Committee (Ad Hoc)TBD
Licensure & RegistrationGlenn Parker
Communications & Public Awareness
Awards & RecognitionSusan Gilmore
CommunicationsKheng Swee Goh
Government Relations
Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Systems Policy CommitteeMina Hanna
Communications PolicyJim Isaak
Energy PolicyTom Pierpoint
Entrepreneurship and Innovation PolicyGloria See
Government FellowsTom Tierney
Intellectual PropertyRon Katznelson
Research & Development PolicyRandy Moses
Transportation & Aerospace Tech. PolicyJoshua Broadwater
Operations
Conferences CommitteeRobert Parro
Finance CommitteeScott Tamashiro
Nominations & AppointmentsCandy Robinson
Long Range/Strategic PlanningKatherine Duncan
MOVE Project (ad hoc)Mary Ellen Randall
Board Ad Hocs
Local Government Activities (Ad Hoc)Karen Petersen
USGCOI (Ad Hoc)David Gonzalez
New Revenue Opportunities (Ad Hoc)Tom Coughlin
Inter-Association Relations (Ad Hoc)Charles Lord

IEEE-USA Liaisons and Representatives

Organization2020
IEEE Awards BoardSusan Gilmore
IEEE Conferences CommitteeRobert Parro
IEEE EAB - Precollege Education Coordinating Committee (PECC)TBD
IEEE Finance CommitteeScott Tamashiro
IEEE Industry Engagement CommitteeBob Parro
IEEE Young ProfessionalsRamesh Nair
IEEE MGA Member Recruitment and Recovery CommitteeTBD
IEEE MGA Student Activities CommitteeTBD
IEEE N&A CommitteeCandy Robinson
IEEE Publication Services & Products BoardKatherine Duncan
IEEE Standards AssociationJohn Kulick
IEEE TA/PSPB Products & Services CommitteeDavid Belanger
IEEE Technical Activities BoardJohn Walz
IEEEE TA Future Directions Com.Doug Zuckerman
IEEE Women in Engineering CommitteeAisha Yousuf

IEEE-USA Liaisons to Outside Organizations

Organization2020
Engineering Societies Carbon Management Technology ConferenceDenis King
(Aline McNaull)
Council on CompetitivenessTom Coughlin
DiscoverE Steering CommitteeJeff Friedhoffer
NCEES Committee on Examinations for Professional EngineersThad Welch
NCEES Participating Organizations Liaison CommitteeNikhil Bodhankar
NCEES Electrical and Computer Exam CommitteePat Donohue
U.S. National Commission to UNESCOGordon Day

Liaisons to IEEE-USA

Organization2020
IEEE TAB Representative to IEEE-USA Awards & Recognitions CommitteeJohn O'Reilly
Paolo Montuschi