American Society for Quality
Columbia Basin Section 614
We are a part of the worldwide society of quality professionals.
Our local Section provides support, networking, and learning opportunities to our members. Most live and work in the cities of Kennewick, Pasco, Richland, and West Richland, in SE Washington State. We serve members from Ellensburg and Moses Lake in Washington to La Grande in Oregon. Download our tri-fold flyer.
- A global community of the best quality resources and experts in all fields, organizations, and industries.
- People passionate about quality.
- Bringing together the people, ideas, and tools that make our world work better.
As a global quality community, ASQ advances the professional development, credentials, knowledge and information services, membership community, and advocacy on behalf of millions of individual and organizational members in 140 countries.
ASQ champions in a variety of fields and standards. ASQ provides support to a number of volunteer groups that develop and approve international and American National Standards. This includes the most widely known standards, such as ISO 9001, ISO 26000, and ISO 14001, as well as other standards and technical reports that apply quality management principles, tools and technology.
With headquarters in Milwaukee, Wisc., ASQ supports membership services and business operations through ASQ Global, ASQ China, ASQ Mexico and ASQ India; with ASQ WorldPartners(r) around the globe.
The ASQ family of companies also includes accreditation leaders ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board, ANAB-ACLASS, and RABQSA operating around the globe. Forensic Quality Services (FQS) joined the family in March 2012.
For more information on ASQ and what we do, please see this interactive brochure.