We have been tremendously impressed with what Scott has accomplished during his tenure as the chairman of the Board of Education and his level of commitment to the profession
Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 1, 2011
The Iasa Fellowship is a recognition program for the most significant contributions to the profession. Current Fellows include the likes of Grady Booch and John Zachman. Scott Andersen was nominated approved by unanimous vote when the Board of Directors met last month. Each candidate for Iasa Fellowship is reviewed by the board of directors in detail.
“We have been tremendously impressed with what Scott has accomplished during his tenure as the chairman of the Board of Education and his level of commitment to the profession,” said Paul Preiss, Chairman and CEO of Iasa.
Membership in the Fellowship includes lifetime membership, access to present and advise the board of directors plus numerous other benefits. The Fellowship provides an amazing resource of knowledge and advice for Iasa leadership.
Scott Andersen, who works for Microsoft, was one of the first CITA-P Infrastructure architects certified by Iasa and has led the profession for many years. He was previously involved in the Microsoft Certified Architect program and is one of the world’s leading experts on messaging technologies. As a previous teacher in the public and private school system, Scott has been able to combine his passion for learning with his passion for architecture by heading up the board of education.
“It was a great day when I got to vote yea on Scott’s nomination,” said Andy Ruth, CITA-P, VP of Education for Iasa and BoD member. “With Scott at the helm of the BoE, we have been able to build accreditation processes, certifications and education materials that have helped many architects," he added.
For more information on the Iasa Fellowship Program visit http://www.iasaglobal.org.
Iasa is the premier association focused on the IT architecture profession through the advancement of best practices, education and certification. Established in 2002, IASA delivers programs and services to IT architects of all levels around the world. A non-profit business association, IASA is dedicated to the advancement and sharing of issues related to software, infrastructure, Information, and business architecture in the enterprise, product, education and government sectors.
Headquartered in Austin, Texas, the association is committed to improving the quality of the IT architecture industry by developing and delivering standards, education and accredited certification programs and services that optimize the development of the architecture profession. Iasa has 50 chapters and interest groups in more than 30 countries, and has a member base and readership of over 60,000 worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.iasaglobal.org