Mission Statement

Committed to serving global societal needs, ASTM International positively impacts public health and safety, consumer confidence and overall quality of life. We integrate consensus standards – developed with our international membership of volunteer technical experts – and innovative services to improve lives…

Helping our world work better.

Our Core Values

We Welcome everyone to our open and global community of belonging where every voice is unique and every voice matters.

We Collaborate to discover and deliver the best solutions through diversity of thought, open minds, and teamwork.

We Innovate by embracing new possibilities, challenging ourselves, thinking boldly, driving change, and evolving as an organization.

We Serve with passion, commitment, and integrity, striving to exceed the expectations of each other, our members, and all those who rely on us.

We Believe in our ability to make a positive difference in people’s lives through standards and services, helping our world work better.

Five Strategic Objectives


Promote focus on public health and safety, expand leadership position in the standards community, and broaden the international use of ASTM products and services.

Global Technical Expertise

Attract and retain technical experts from around the world by creating an intellectually and professionally rewarding collaborative environment that meets participant needs and expectations.

Standards and Technical Content Development

Always be relevant and continuously enhance the technical quality of standards and related content by providing a best-in-class, scalable development infrastructure.

Services Provider

Understand global societal needs and service stakeholders through the integration of innovative products and services.

Organizational Vitality

Provide an organizational culture of service and innovation with the appropriate resources to achieve ASTM's mission - positioned to respond to the changing environment.

Board of Directors

ASTM International's Board of Directors Book contains biographical information about each of the Board of Directors as well as a list of ASTM's standing committees.

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Senior Staff

Get biographical information about ASTM International senior staff, including their contact information.

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2022 Annual Report

ASTM International's annual report contains information about the latest work of technical committees, new and exciting products and services, our global outreach, and corporate citizenship.

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2023 Annual Business Meeting

ASTM International's Annual Business Meeting presentation includes committee anniversaries, highlights from the previous year, as well as an update on the current year's business plan.

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Board of Directors

William A. Ells
2023 Board Chair
Vibram USA (North Brookfield, Massachusetts)

Bill Griese
2022-2023 Vice Chair
Tile Council of North America (Anderson, South Carolina)

Amer Bin Ahmed
2023-2024 Vice Chair

Casandra W. Robinson
2023 Finance and Audit Committee Chair
National Institute of Standards and Technology (Gaithersburg, Maryland)

Directors 2021-2023

Linda Freeman Rockwell Automation

Timothy J. Morris ML Products LLC (Noble, Oklahoma)

Elise Owen U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) (Washington, D.C.)

Christopher R. Reid, Ph.D. Boeing’s Environment, Health, and Safety organization (North Charleston, South Carolina)

Julia Schimmelpenningh Eastman Chemical Company (Springfield, Massachusetts)

Brian P. Shiels ArcWear (Louisville, Kentucky)

Directors 2022-2024

Tripp Fischer Brownfield Science and Technology, Inc. (Cochranville, Pennsylvania)

Alexandra Florin Wing Aviation (Helsinki, Finland)

Janet Gbur, Ph.D. Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio)

John Hadjioannou, P.E. EPI Materials Testing Group (Spring, Texas)

Pamela Shinkoda, P.Eng CGC Inc. (Ontario, Canada)

Debra R. Wilson Berry Global Inc. (Boerne, Texas)

Directors 2023-2025

Ralph J. Basile Healthmark Industries Company, Inc (Fraser, Michigan)

Latasha Beckman Defense Standardization Program Office (Fort Belvoir, Virginia)

Scott Fenwick Clean Fuels Alliance America ( Jefferson City, Missouri)

Lindsey Hamill Perdue Farms (Salisbury, Maryland)

HO, Chaw Sing, Ph.D. National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster (Singapore)

Andrew Washabaugh, Ph.D. JENTEK Sensors, Inc. (Marlborough, Massachusetts)

Past Chair

John R. Logar Past Chair 2022-2023 Microbiological Quality and Sterility Assurance organization at Johnson & Johnson (Raritan, New Jersey)

Cesar A. Constantino, Ph.D. Past Chair 2023-2024 CemAI Inc - Cement Intelligence (Norfolk, Virginia).


Katharine E. Morgan President ASTM International

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