Dr. Crocker was the IETF’s first area director for security, and later served on the Internet Architecture Board. He has been involved with ICANN since 2002 when he chaired the newly formed Security and Stability Advisory Committee (SSAC). He has been on ICANN’s board since 2003 and been chair since 2011. Dr. Crocker’s honors include the 2002 IEEE Internet Award, an honorary doctorate from the University of San Martin de Porres in Lima, Perú and membership in the Internet Hall of Fame in 2012.