Technical Committee on Governance

The PODS Technical Committee on Governance (TCG) provides oversight and guidance on the technical strategy and direction of the PODS Association:Slide03

  • Provides guidance and direction to Work Groups, Project Teams and TCDM implementing strategic initiatives
  • Promotes coordination among groups and teams to advance work
  • Provides recommendations to Board of Directors based on work results of these groups


  • Provide oversight of the Data Modeling Technical Committee and other Technical groups, providing guidance and direction of work and projects.
  • Establish and oversee PODS Technical Plan, including new initiatives as well as ongoing work.
  • Advise PODS Board of Directors on progress and maintain accountability.
  • Support the Working Group Chair to establish technical and SME skill sets needed for the working group team and formation of the team.
  • Provide guidance to the PODS Executive Director in recruiting team-member volunteers.


Andy Morris, DCP Midstream, (Chair)
Dominic Palazzolo, Williams Gas Pipeline
Sam Acheson, Latitude Geographics
Jeff Allen, Esri
Peter Veenstra, TRC
Chad Corcoran, Tesoro Companies, Inc.

Meeting Minutes

October 22 2015

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Sept 2 2015