Teresa Ambrosius started with the AAFS Standards Board in January 2016 as the Technical Coordinator. In that position she has supported the AAFS and ASB staff, along with the ASB Board; she manages the documentation, meetings, and collaboration relevant to the development of a standards, technical reports, and other output of the consensus body(ies), ensuring that all documentation is ANSI compliant.
Ms. Ambrosius came to ASB from the American Petroleum Institute (API) where she spent nearly 20 years. For the last 10 years she worked as the Editorial Manager, where, with API staff, technical committees, and contractors, she ensured that a library of over 600 standards were published to ANSI approved procedures. She also maintained ANSI compliant ballot retention files and historical files dating back to 1924, and managed the IT solutions of the Standards department.
She also holds a volunteer position as the Publications Council Director on the Board of the Society for Standards Professionals (SES), an organization dedicated to furthering the knowledge and use of standards and standardization. There, she works with the SES committees in the production of the Society’s Journal, the management of the World Standards Day Paper Competition and publishing of the SES Standards. She is also a member of the ANSI Organization Member Forum (OMF) and the ANSI Board of Standard Review (BSR).
In 2014 she was awarded the SES/CSA Lorne K. Wagner Memorial Award, which recognizes an SES member who has made an outstanding contribution to SES – The Society for Standards Professionals.
Ms. Ambrosius enjoys working with the industry experts and the AAFS Standards Committees on the development and promotion of the forensics standards.
Teresa L. Ambrosius
AAFS Standards Board