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The Rhode Island Section of the ASQ (RIASQ) is an active section that provides many opportunities for our members to expand their knowledge and associations with other quality-minded professionals in the Rhode Island and South Eastern Massachusetts area. Please join us at our monthly dinner meetings where you will find a casual atmosphere, great food and excellent networking opportunities.

Our program content and speakers are selected to cover topics that are relevant and appealing to many industries including manufacturing, service, finance, education and healthcare.

On behalf of our Leadership Team and members, we hope to see you at one of our monthly meetings!

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The 2017 RIASQ Scholarship recipient is Austen Sholudko.
Congratulations Austen!
Please visit our Scholarship page to learn about Austen.

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Approximately 30 RIASQ members have passed a certification exam during the past year. Please click here for the list.

Call for Nominations – 2018

Please submit names of nominated individuals to Dean Chapman via email ( by September 22nd, 2017.  Nominations require the submission of a nomination petition by at least 10 Regular Members*.  Eligible individuals must be Regular Members of the Society and have a membership in the Rhode Island 0107 Section.

Below is a brief description of each position that is open for nominations; each of these positions has a one year term.


The Chair provides leadership and oversight to the member unit, prepared meeting agendas, and is the presiding officer.

Vice Chair

The Vice Chair performs duties as directed by the Chair in support of the organization’s mission and goals.  The position does not succeed to the position of Chair following the end of the first term.


The Secretary documents member unit business and maintains the records.  This position serves as the official correspondent of the section


The Treasurer oversees funds, maintains accurate financial records, and reports on the financial condition as directed by the Society bylaws, policies and procedures.

*Regular members are voting members of the Society; Full, Senior, Fellow, Honorary and primary contact of Site/Enterprise/School/District memberships.

We’re also seeking volunteers for other section duties, so let us know if you’re looking for a fun and rewarding experience.

For more information, please contact Joe Malachowski

Reminder:  Please take the time to update you ASQ profile on the national website:  This will ensure you receive timely mailings or emails from your RI section.

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