Professional Development Committee (PDC)

The Professional Development Committee (PDC) is dedicated to ongoing education and certification of professionals in the weights and measures field, whether public or private. The PDC is responsible for the curriculum and exams for the Professional Certification Program. It also serves as a clearing house for safety awareness. The PDC provides recommendations to the NCWM Chairman for timely educational topics for presentations at the NCWM Annual Meeting technical sessions.



Professional Development Committee Members

OfficeNameAffiliationTerm Ends
Committee ChairLori JacobsonSouth Dakota2018
MemberGene RobertsonMississippi2019
MemberMarc PaquetteVermont2020
MemberMarco MaresSan Diego County, California2021
MemberJean KliethermesMissouri2022
Associate Membership RepresentativeRichard ShipmanRice Lake Weighing Systems, Inc.2018
Safety LiaisonJulie QuinnMinnesotaNA
NIST LiaisonTina ButcherNIST, Office of Weights and MeasuresNA
Certification CoordinatorRoss AndersenRetiredNA