Executive Officers |
Technical Leadership |
Technical Committee Chairs |
See also the
list of Previous Unicode Officers and Staff.
||Julie Allen, 1997 to present
Sr. Editor & Project Manager
Julie Allen has been involved with
the Unicode Standard since Version 2.1, writing,
editing and managing various projects for the
Consortium. She earned a Ph.D. in Germanics from the
University of Washington and an undergraduate degree
in English and German from the University of
Michigan. She works hard to translate long
convoluted sentences into clear, precise prose and
to keep group projects moving forward on schedule.
||Ellen Mastros, 2012 to present
Ellen brings years of administrative experience in a variety of
industries and settings including corporate as well as non-profit organizations.
She holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Masters in Business
Technical Vice President,
IUC Conference Chair, Sr. Software Engineer
Mr. Rick McGowan was appointed
Technical Director of Unicode, Inc. in July 1992,
then Vice President in 1998.
He became Technical Vice President in 2011.
In 2001, he joined
Unicode as a Sr. software engineer and a member of
its staff. Prior to that Rick was employed by NeXT
Software, Inc. and subsequently Apple Computer, Inc.
He joined Unicode, Inc. to provide dedicated
technical expertise. Mr. McGowan has long been an
active participant in the Unicode Technical
Committee, and participated in the working group
prior to the formation of the Consortium. He is now
active in the development of proposals for the
standardization of Scripts not currently included in
the Standard. He is also Chair of the
Internationalization and Unicode Conference Program