Sarah Corbin Robert was the daughter-in-law of the original author and the trustee ofRoberts Rules of Order, Revised. She headed the authorship team that produced the most extensive general revision of the work.Henry M. Robert III is the grandson of General Henry M. Robert and has served as president of the Maryland Association of Parliamentarians and as parliamentarian for the National Association of Parliamentarians (NAP).William J. Evans, a retired attorney, was president of NAP from 1979 to 1981 and has also served as its parliamentarian.Daniel H. Honemann is an attorney in Maryland and a past president of the Maryland Association of Parliamentarians.Thomas J. Balch is a lobbyist and legislative analyst based in Washington, DC, who also served as parliamentarian for NAP.
Roberts Rules of Order is the book on parliamentary procedure for parliamentarians and anyone involved in an organization, association, club, or group and the authoritative guide to smooth, orderly, and fairly conducted meetings and assemblies. This newly revised edition is the only book on parliamentary procedure to have been updated since 1876 under the continuing program of review established by General Henry M. Robert himself, in cooperation with the official publisher ofRoberts Rules. The eleventh edition has been thoroughly revised to address common inquiries and incorporate new rules, interpretations, and procedures made necessary by the evolution of parliamentary procedure, including new material relating to electronic communication and electronic meetings.