Schellman’s Ryan Mackie Appointed to ANAB’s Management Systems Accreditation Committee
The appointment demonstrates the firm’s commitment to quality and dedication to delivering exceptional client service.
TAMPA, Fla.—May 8, 2023—Schellman, a leading provider of attestation and compliance services, announced today that Ryan Mackie, a Principal at the firm and its ISO Practice Leader, has been appointed to the ANAB Management Systems Accreditation Committee (MSAC).
The MSAC is responsible for the granting, suspending, and withdrawing of accreditation of certification bodies, as well as preparing ANAB management systems program procedures and criteria. As a newly appointed representative of certification bodies, Mackie joins a distinguished group of industry experts and will work together to ensure that ANAB operates at the highest level of quality and that all accredited certification bodies meet rigorous standards as well.
“Being appointed to the ANAB Management Systems Accreditation Committee is a tremendous honor,” said Mackie. “I am excited to work alongside my esteemed colleagues to uphold the highest standards of quality and to support ANAB in its mission to promote confidence and trust in the marketplace.”
As he will also be representing Schellman, Mackie’s appointment to the MSAC further strengthens the firm’s ongoing commitment to providing clients with exceptional services. A leading firm in the attestation and compliance services industry, Schellman's now-closer collaboration with ANAB and other industry leaders will ensure that it continues to set the standard for excellence as the firm continues in its mission to provide clients with exceptional experiences.
“At Schellman, we are committed to providing the highest level of service and quality to our clients,” said Avani Desai, Schellman’s CEO. “Ryan’s appointment to the MSAC is a testament to his expertise and dedication to the industry, and we are honored to have him represent Schellman and our clients in this important committee.”
Ryan Mackie has been with Schellman since 2005 and has over 25 years of experience in this field. Ryan supports the regional Florida market and manages SOC, PCI-DSS, ISO, HIPAA, and Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) STAR Certification and Attestation service delivery. He also oversees the firm-wide methodology and execution for the ISO certification services, including ISO 27001, ISO 9001, ISO 20000-1, and ISO 22301 as well as CSA STAR certification services. Ryan also is an active member of the CSA and co-chairs the Open Control Framework committee which is responsible for the CSA STAR Program methodology and execution.
Schellman is a leading provider of attestation and compliance services. We are the only company in the world that is a CPA firm, a globally licensed PCI Qualified Security Assessor, an ISO Certification Body, HITRUST CSF Assessor, a FedRAMP 3PAO, and most recently, an APEC Accountability Agent. Renowned for expertise tempered by practical experience, Schellman's professionals provide superior client service balanced by steadfast independence. Our approach builds successful, long-term relationships and allows our clients to achieve multiple compliance objectives through a single third-party assessor.