The CSTB (Canadian Software Testing Board) is the Canadian national branch of the ISTQB (International Software Testing Qualifications Board). As such, it advocates education and examination as a practical means to excel in the software testing field. The CSTB is one of many national boards participating in the ISTQB; other countries include England, France, Sweden, Spain, China, Denmark, Brazil…

The CSTB was founded on January 12, 2007.

The Board of Directors are:

    • President – Sarah Savoy (Foundation Level)
    • Vice-President – Amanda Logue (Foundation Level, Foundation Level Agile Tester Extension, Advanced Level Test Analyst, Advanced Level Test Manager)
    • Treasurer – Derek Law (Foundation Level)
    • Secretary, Director, Partner Program (Interim) – Frances Flor (Foundation Level)
    • Director, Accreditations – Alla Dokoukina (Foundation Level)
    • Director, Examinations – Amanda Alderman (Foundation Level, Full Advanced)
    • Director, Marketing – Jean-Francois Riverin (Foundation Level, Foundation Level Agile Tester Extension)
    • Director, Partner Program – TBD
    • Director-at-Large – Paul-André Robichaud (Foundation Level, Advanced Level Test Manager)
    • Director-at-Large – Sylvette Morissette (Foundation Level, Foundation Level Agile Tester Extension, Full Advanced)
    • Secretariat – Ryan Acayan

These Directors work on a voluntary basis on the board. All are specialists, practitioners, consultants and trainers that have experience in software testing and quality assurance related positions in Canada.