The Summit education program is built by the Conference Committee.

Conference Committee

The committee is responsible for managing the Call for Proposals, reviewing all proposals, prioritizing the submissions in each topic area, and balancing the program across the topic areas to offer a comprehensive program for technical communicators of all experience levels and areas of interest.

The members of the 2021 Conference Committee:

The Conference Committee identifies speakers and industry leaders to flesh out the program with important topics. In addition, the Summit co-chairs work with proposal reviewers to provide a wide perspective on topics of interest. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Conference Committee for more information.

Cindy Currie

Conference Co-Chair: Virtual
Track Manager: Management, Leadership, and Career Development
Cindy is a SAFe Agile Coach and Trainer with PCI Strategic Management, where she trains and coaches US Department of Defense resources in the implementation of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) in support of major DoD programs. Cindy is an STC Fellow and Past STC President (2009-2010). Cindy is an STC Fellow and Past STC President (2009-2010). She currently serves as a member of the STC Fellows Nominating Committee and is co-author of the Ask A Manager column in STC’s Intercom magazine. She previously supported the Summit as a track manager and co-chair.

Aiessa Moyna

Conference Co-Chair: Onsite
Track Manager: Content Design and Delivery

Aiessa Moyna has worked in various technical communication and corporate communications roles in corporate, government, and nonprofit settings. She currently serves as communications director at American Express, providing consultation and support for the CIO and Technology organization. She holds a B.S. in technical communication from New Mexico Tech and an M.A. in communication studies from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. A long-time STC volunteer, Aiessa is a former Society treasurer and member of the board of directors. She currently serves on the STC Associate Fellows Committee and is manager of the STC New York Metro Chapter’s Elections Committee. An STC Fellow, she previously supported the Summit as a proposal reviewer, track manager, and Conference Committee co-chair.

Jane Wilson

Conference Co-Chair: Onsite
Track Manager: Tools and Technologies

Jane Wilson is a technical communicator with experience in a variety of software and manufacturing organizations. She is currently Senior Manager of Information Experience at VMware in Atlanta, GA, where she leads the team providing content for the End User Computing product line. She holds a B.S. in Industrial Management from Georgia Institute of Technology, and M.A. in English from University of Florida, and a PhD in English from University of Georgia. Jane is a past Society President (2018-19), and also served two terms as Society Treasurer. She belongs to the Atlanta Chapter.

Content Design and Delivery

Carrie Sheaffer

Speaker Manager

Biography to come

Training Development and Delivery

TBD

Attendee Outreach Manager

Biography to come

Tools and Technologies

Carolyn Klinger

Volunteer Manager

Biography to come

Becky Todd

Publicity Manager

Becky is a lead developer content designer at Atlassian. She is passionate about creating great user experiences through content. She specializes in developer documentation, content management using source control, and content strategy. Outside of her daily work, Becky is a current co-organizer of the Write the Docs ATX Meetup in Austin, was the founder and lead organizer of the InfoDevDC Meetup group in Washington, D.C., and served as Second Vice President of the Washington, DC-Baltimore chapter of the STC.

If you have any questions, please contact the Conference Committee for more information.