SDO Coordinator List

Approximately 200 NRC staff members participate on over 150 standards development committees serving on 15 Standards Development Organizations (SDO). Frequent changes of NRC staff participating on to the SDO committees occurs. NRC Management Directives 6.5, "NRC Participation in the Development and Use of Consensus Standards," created the position of SDO Coordinator to facilitate the activities of NRC staff that may be participating on an SDO standards committee.

If the public or industry have questions concerning NRC participation on SDO standards development committees, please contact the appropriate SDO Coordinator listed in the following table. 1

SDO Sub-Section of SDO SDO Coordinator E-Mail Address
ACI -- Mita Sircar
AISC -- Jose Pires
ANS Standards Board Mehdi Reisi Fard
Robert Roche-Rivera
ANS ESCC Leah Parks
ANS FWDCC Harry Felsher
ANS LLWRCC David Desaulniers
ANS NCSCC Jeremy Munson
ANS RARCC William Kennedy
Edward Helvenston
ANS SRACC Donald Palmrose
ASCE -- James Xu
ASME BCA Kerri Kavanagh
ASME CNC Kerri Kavanagh
ASME QAI Kerri Kavanagh
ASME BNCS David Rudland
ASME III Kamal Manoly
ASME XI Michael Benson
ASME CNF Steve Jones
ASME JCNRM Matthew Humberstone
ASME NQA Kerri Kavanagh
ASME OM -- --
ASME PSD Kamal Manoly
ASME QME Kamal Manoly
ASME V&V Ghani Zigh
IEC -- -- --
NPEC: SC6 Ismael Garcia
NPEC: SC5 David Desaulniers
INMM -- -- --
ISA -- Dave Rahn
NFPA -- Mark Salley

1 If the SDO is not listed in this table, contact Robert Roche-Rivera at

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