Committees, Councils and Advisory Groups
Established to fulfill the goal of effecting change for the screening profession and its stakeholders.
2020-21 Chair: Laura Randazzo, Accurate; Chair Elect: Katie Hartley, Accurate
Background Screening Credentialing Council (BSCC)
Established to act as the governing body for the Background Screening Agency Accreditation Program (BSAAP).
2020-21 Chair: Benton Mobley, Active Screening
Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Group
Established to further the mission of diversity and inclusiveness among PBSA future global leaders.
2020-21 Chair: Melissa Foiles, ISB Global Services; Co-Chair: Lia Ng, First Advantage Canada Inc.
Educational Resources Committee
Established to fulfill the goal of PBSA becoming the go to source for expert knowledge on the screening profession globally.
2020-21 Co-chairs: Andy Hellman, Accurate Background; Lisa Worgull, TruView Background Screening & Investigations
End-User Advisory Group
Established to act as an advisory body to staff and the Board of Directors on issues relating to end-users of consumer reports.
2020-21 Chair: Julie Howard, AT&T
Ethics Advisory Group
Established to investigate and make recommendations, or take appropriate action upon any matters of ethical or professional conduct.
2020-21 Chair: Scott Hall, FirstPoint Resources; Chair Elect: Angela Preston, Sterling Talent Solutions
Established to provide financial oversight for the organization.
2020-21 Chair: Judy Gootkind, Creative Services Inc.; Chair Elect Michelle Leblond
Governance Advisory Group
Established to act as an advisory body to the Board of Directors on issues of governance and policy.
2020-21 Chair: Scott Hall, FirstPoint Resources
Government Relations Committee
Established to improve the legal environment in which US members operate, with emphasis on a) preventing harmful legislation and regulation and b) assuring access to public-record information.
2020-21 Co-chairs: Chris Lemens, HireRight; Kevin Horval, Intellicorp
Industry Practices Committee
Established to fulfill the goal of developing a robust program for creating, reviewing, and distributing "practical guidance" for the screening profession.
2020-21 Co-Chairs: Esther McDonald, Seyfarth Shaw LLP; Jamie Pelchat, General Information Services Inc.
Leadership Development Committee
Established to actively identify and successfully engage the future leadership of PBSA.
2020-21 Chair: Kelly Uebel, Asurint
Provider Advisory Group
Established to act as an advisory body to staff and the Board of Directors on issues relating to associate member interests and concerns.
2020-21 Co-chairs: Phil Bryer, County House Research Inc.; Bobby Shank, Roundstone
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