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    Officers and Board of Governors

    Education, Membership and Standards Directors

    The SMPTE Board of Governors is made up of Board Officers, Regional Governors, and Directors of specific areas including Standards, Education, and Membership. Elections are held annually with a rotating term set per member.

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    Board Officers

    Hans Hoffmann

    President, 2021-2022

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    Patrick Griffis

    Past President, 2021-2022

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    Patricia Keighley

    Executive Vice President, 2021-2022

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    John Ferder

    Secretary/Treasurer, 2021-2022

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    Paul Stechly

    Finance Vice President, 2021

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    Michael Zink

    Education Vice President, 2021-2022

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    Renard Jenkins

    Membership Vice President, 2021

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    Bruce Devlin

    Standards Vice President, 2020-2021

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    Regional Governors

    Ward Hansford

    Asia-Pacific Region, 2020-2021

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    Tony Ngai

    Asia-Pacific Region, 2021-2022

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    Sylvain Marcotte

    Canada Region, 2021-2022

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    Paul Briscoe

    Canada Region, 2020-2021

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    Yvonne Thomas

    Europe, The Middle East, Africa and Central & South America Region, 2020-2021

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    Konstantin Glasman

    Europe, The Middle East, Africa and Central & South America Region, 2021-2022

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    Marina Kalkanis

    UK Region Governor, 2021-2022

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    Mark Harrison

    UK Region Governor, 2020-2021

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    William T. Hayes

    USA - Central Region, 2021-2022

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    David Long

    USA - Eastern Region, 2021

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    Karl Joseph Kuhn

    USA – Eastern Region, 2021-2022

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    Eric Gsell

    USA - Hollywood Region, 2020-2021

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    Michael DeValue

    USA - Hollywood Region, 2021-2022

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    Marty Meyer

    USA - Hollywood Region, 2021-2022

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    Tom Mauro

    USA - New York Region, 2020-2021

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    Rosemarie Lockwood

    USA - New York Region, 2021-2022

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    Merrick (Rick) Ackermans

    USA - Southern Region, 2020-2021

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    Lisa Hobbs

    USA – Southern Region, 2021-2022

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    Ben Waggoner

    USA - Western Region, 2020-2021

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    Jessica Wan

    USA – Western Region, 2021-2022

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    Governors-At-Large

    Jim Helman

    Governor-at-Large, 2021

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    Jim Skinner

    Governor-at-Large, 2021

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    Rich Welsh

    Governor-at-Large, 2021

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    Chaitanya Chinchlikar

    Governor-at-Large, 2021

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