Katharine “Kathie” Morgan is the president of standards development organization, ASTM International. Morgan will lead a team that supports members, customers, partners and other stakeholders worldwide. She succeeds James A. Thomas, who served in the role for 25 years. Morgan is a 33-year veteran of ASTM International, previously serving as the executive vice president. She is a prominent voice on standardization-related issues and sits on several boards including the American National Standards Institute.