<div dir="ltr">Great insights Catherine (and Ruth directly).<div><br></div><div>My immediate thought was to do it annually and add it to the AGM where the Chairs are already giving a report on WG/DG activity, so 'wrap it up with a bow' so to speak.. <br clear="all"><div><div dir="ltr" class="gmail_signature" data-smartmail="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div><br></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div><br><div class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr" class="gmail_attr">On Sat, Nov 7, 2020 at 3:27 PM Catherine Schulten <<a href="mailto:catherine@kantarainitiative.org">catherine@kantarainitiative.org</a>> wrote:<br></div><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0px 0px 0px 0.8ex;border-left:1px solid rgb(204,204,204);padding-left:1ex"><div dir="auto">I think this is a great idea.  Years ago when I was active in a HIMSS working group I received a “service star” recognition.   I was nominated by the chair of the working group I served on and this was reviewed and accepted by the leadership committee <div>My nomination and recognition was then announced in a HIMSS newsletter and was also shown on the website. </div><div>It’s a great way to publicly recognize the hard work and contributions that some folks are making to the success of the organization.  </div><div>HIMSS is a big org and did this monthly.  We could do something like this quarterly or annually.  </div><div><br><div><br></div><div><br><br><div dir="ltr">Sent from my iPhone</div><div dir="ltr"><br><blockquote type="cite">On Nov 7, 2020, at 4:12 AM, Colin Wallis Kantara <<a href="mailto:colin@kantarainitiative.org" target="_blank">colin@kantarainitiative.org</a>> wrote:<br><br></blockquote></div><blockquote type="cite"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="auto">Folks<div dir="auto"><br></div><div dir="auto">Moving past this actual instance, I'm wondering if this Honor Roll concept is something we should consider to acknowledge Working Group volunteer participants (members or non members).</div><div dir="auto"><br></div><div dir="auto">Thoughts?<br><div dir="auto"><br></div></div></div><br><div class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr" class="gmail_attr">---------- Forwarded message ---------<br>From: <strong class="gmail_sendername" dir="auto">Cathy Medich</strong> <span dir="auto"><<a href="mailto:cmedich@securetechalliance.org" target="_blank">cmedich@securetechalliance.org</a>></span><br>Date: Fri, 6 Nov 2020, 22:49<br>Subject: 2020 Top Contributor Recognition from the Secure Technology Alliance<br>To: Colin Wallis Kantara <<a href="mailto:colin@kantarainitiative.org" target="_blank">colin@kantarainitiative.org</a>><br>Cc: Randy Vanderhoof (STA) <<a href="mailto:rvanderhoof@securetechalliance.org" target="_blank">rvanderhoof@securetechalliance.org</a>>, Devon Rohrer <<a href="mailto:drohrer@securetechalliance.org" target="_blank">drohrer@securetechalliance.org</a>><br></div><br><br><div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr"><p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal;margin:0in 0in 8pt;font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="color:black;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">Dear Colin:<br>
<br>
Secure Technology Alliance activities depend on member volunteers who develop
deliverables and lead discussions on important payments industry topics.</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in;line-height:normal;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="color:black;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">During this year,
your participation in the Identity Council has stood out among other members.   I am delighted to inform you that you have
been chosen as one of the Top Contributors of the Identity Council for
2020.  Your input, time, energy and
leadership have all contributed to the success of the Council.  As an acknowledgement of your contributions, we
will be sending a certificate. Please send me the address that you would like the certificate mailed to.</span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in;line-height:normal;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="color:black;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><br></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial;margin:0in 0in 8pt;font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">We
will be issuing a press release recognizing
our Top Contributors on Tuesday, November 24, and would like
your permission to include your name and company in the release. </span><b><span style="color:black">Please review the draft
release attached to ensure we have correctly captured your name and company</span></b><span style="color:black">.  </span><span style="color:black">If you have any edits or if you prefer not to be included in the
press release, let me know by </span><span style="color:black">November
17</span><span style="color:black">. If you plan on issuing
your own company press release, we ask you to do so after November 24.</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal;margin:0in 0in 8pt;font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="color:black;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">The Secure Technology Alliance member-driven councils
and projects have made significant contributions in 2020, through publishing
education and outreach material, holding educational webinars on key topics, </span><span style="color:black">developing
industry comments and positions, establishing relationships with other industry
groups, and </span><span style="color:rgb(56,56,56);background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">facilitating
discussion of the challenges in implementing emerging security technologies.</span><span style="color:black;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal;margin:0in 0in 8pt;font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="color:black;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">Thank you for your contributions, and I look
forward to your continued participation in the Secure Technology Alliance.</span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:normal;margin:0in 0in 8pt;font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><span style="color:black;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">Sincerely,<br>
Cathy Medich</span></p>

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