Lynne Rosenthal is the manager of the Information Systems Group at the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Information Technology Laboratory. She is responsible for the development of software conformance test methods for promoting quality development and accelerating implementations and use of information technology.
Ms. Rosenthal has developed conformance tests for several standards and currently leads a team of NIST scientists in the development of standards and test methods for U.S. voting systems. She was instrumental in defining the conformance strategy and model for the recent ANSI/Health Level Seven (HL7) Standard for Electronic Health Record Systems.
Ms. Rosenthal has been an active member of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), the Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS), HL7, and the International Standards Organization (ISO) and American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Technical Committees on Computer Graphics. While a member of these groups, she has co-authored several guidelines and specifications on quality assurance, conformance, and testing.
Her most recent publications include, Leveraging a Common Development Framework and Delivery Approaches through Effective Software Management, Software Validation, and How to Guide for Creating Functional Electronic Health Care System Profile.