The ISTO Board of Directors oversees the financial operations of the organization. In this capacity, the Board approves the ISTO Business Plan and related outputs. Directors also serve to promote the benefits of industry and government organizations partnering with ISTO. Comprised of industry professionals, director candidates are nominated through a formal process via a nominations committee of program peers. Once nominated, a ballot is distributed annually to all Board members of active ISTO Programs to elect new and/or returning directors to the Board. In this way, members of the ISTO Federation, are empowered to help guide the future direction of the organization.

Board of Directors

Yatin Trivedi
Board Chairman & Officer

Service Line Executive, Altran Inc.
Yatin Trivedi is a Service Line Executive with Altran, Inc. He serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of ISTO and the Treasurer and member of the Board of Governors of the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA). He has also served on the Education Activities Board (EAB) since 2012.

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Marco W. Migliaro
Director & Officer

President and CEO, ISTO
Marco W. Migliaro has been involved in the development of standards and standards activities for more than 50 years. He was one of four persons appointed as a director on the IEEE-ISTO Board of Directors (BoD), once the IEEE-ISTO was formed. He was elected Chair of the BoD in 2000 and became President in 2003. He has also served terms as [...]

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Lewis Brodnax
Director

Chief Security Officer, GreenSky
Lewis Brodnax is presently the Chief Security Officer at GreenSky (since March 2015), an Atlanta based fintech and publicly traded company. In this role, Lewis is responsible for all aspects of physical and information security. Over the last 20 years, Lewis has held Architect and Executive level positions with companies ranging in size from early-stage startups to the Global Fortune 25. Prior to joining GreenSky Lewis spent 10 years consulting with Fortune 1000 companies building, restructuring, and maturing various aspects of their information security and enterprise infrastructure programs.

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Blockchain Standards Architect, ConsenSys
Dr. Burnett has almost 20 years of experience in Web and Internet standards. As Principal for StandardsPlay, his consulting firm, Dan has helped a variety of companies play the standards game, both advising clients in how they can strengthen their brand and market positions through standards leadership and representing them directly in organizations such as W3C and the IETF when appropriate. [...]

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Dr. Leo Casey
Director

Power Systems Lead Engineer, Google X
Dr. Leo Casey is the Power Systems Lead Engineer at Google X. Prior to that, he was Satcon’s Chief Technology Officer and EVP of Engineering. Leo has over 35 years of experience in power electronics and power engineering, including ultimate responsibility for the design and commercialization of numerous utility scale power conversion products. These products included inverters, solid state switches, converters, and flywheels, with a focus on the management and integration of alternative, renewable and distributed resources into the grid.

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Brian K. Daly
Director

Assistant VP, Standards and Industry Alliances, AT&T
Brian K. Daly – Assistant VP, Standards and Industry Alliances, is a globally recognized technology visionary and thought leader for emerging technologies, focusing on frontiers of technology that transform the industry. Brian identifies the impact of disruptive innovation and telecommunication regulation on the industry, and shapes the development of standards in an open source world to enable the next generation software [...]

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Retired IBM Director
Michelle has over twenty-seven years technology industry experience and several years’ experience working with nonprofit organizations in volunteer and professional roles. She recently completed a Leadership Austin fellowship with Impact Austin where she led the pilot for a new high impact, Social Innovation Grant given to a collaborative advancing racial and gender equity for women and girls of color in Central [...]

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President, Standards Strategies, LLC
Mr. Wright is the President of Standards Strategies, LLC, an information and communication technology standardization engineering firm. He is the retired Director of Worldwide Standards for Lexmark International, a leading developer of printing technology and products. He has over 40 years of experience in standards, engineering, software development and marketing. Since graduating from the University of Louisville with a Master’s Degree [...]

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Officers

Adam Newman
Chief Operating Officer, IEEE-ISTO

Sr. Director of Innovation Development & Operations, IEEE SA
Mr. Newman has more than 30 years industry experience developing standards and managing business related to technology development. He is the Chief Operating Officer of the IEEE Industry Standards Technology Organization (ISTO) a corporation founded by the IEEE to foster industry standards technology development as a federation of independent alliances and consortia.  He is also currently responsible for developing and diversifying the [...]

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Janet Malasig
Treasurer, IEEE-ISTO

Director, Alliance Management Financial Services, IEEE SA
Janet serves as the Treasurer and Controller of ISTO and is responsible for the effective and efficient delivery and operations of the Corporate and Program Financial and Infrastructure Services.  In her position, she provides strategic leadership to the Business financial review and development.  She began her career in Public Auditing where she developed deep competencies in assurance, tax and advisory.  She [...]

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Roger Martin
Secretary, IEEE-ISTO

Independent Consultant
Roger Martin (retired) had a 40-year career addressing a wide range of technology standards issues. He served as a director on the IEEE-ISTO Board for many years prior to being appointed IEEE-ISTO Secretary in 2017. Prior to working several years as an independent consultant, he was the Director of Technology Standards Office at AOL (2002–2010). From 1996 to September 2002, he [...]

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