Professional Background Screening Association Announces 2021-22 Secretary/Treasurer
Ascar has been an outstanding member of PBSA leadership for many years. Prior to serving on the board of directors, Chad has been involved with the Government Relations Committee and has held Co-Chair roles for the Litigation Avoidance Sub-Committee and the Industry Practices Committee. He was also actively involved in PBSA producing its first ever Industry Survey in partnership with HR.com.
"It's an honor to welcome Chad Ascar to the executive committee. He has been an outstanding member of PBSA leadership for many years. This new role as Secretary/Treasurer was a natural progression of his stellar volunteer journey and we're looking forward to seeing how Chad will guide the association in the years to come," says Michelle Leblond, 2020-21 PBSA Chair.
Joining Ascar as Officers for 2021-22 are: Kelly Uebel, Asurint, chair; Scott Maloney, Omni Data Retrieval, chair elect; and Michelle Leblond, PlusOne Solutions Inc., immediate past chair. The new leadership terms begin September 12, 2021, during the 2021 PBSA Annual Conference in Anaheim, Calif.
Serving on the board as Directors are: Sachin Aggarwal, AMS Inform; Dean Carras, Appriss; Elizabeth Fitzell, Sterling RISQ; Tim Gordon, InfoMart; Noelle Harling, Frasco Profiles; David Hutchinson, PeopleCheck;
The PBSA Councils (APAC, Canada, Europe, and U.S.) represent a group of members who share a geographic region, each reporting to the PBSA Board of Directors. The 2021-22 Council Leadership teams are as follows:
- APAC Council: Shakil Gour, Neeyamo, chair; and Chetan Desai, SecureSearch, chair elect.
- Canada Council: Derek Smith, ModoHR, chair; and Mark Sward, Sterling, chair elect.
- Europe Council: Susie Thomson, Security Watchdog, chair; Laura Rosianu, MindIt, chair elect.
- U.S. Council: Melissa Foiles, ISB Global Services, chair; and Andy Hellman, Accurate Background, chair elect.
Founded as a non-profit trade association in 2003, the Professional Background Screening Association was established to represent the interest of companies offering employment and tenant background screening services. PBSA currently represents nearly 700 member companies engaged in employment and tenant background screening around the world. Visit https://thepbsa.org/
Melissa Sorenson, Executive Director