STC Houston wins Silver Community Achievement Award!

From Nathaniel Lim, Community Achievement Award Evaluation Committee (CAAEC) As a member of the Community Achievement Award Evaluation Committee, it is my honor to inform you that the Houston community has earned the Silver Community Award for your community’s activities in 2018: For strengthening relationships with the merged Austin chapter and with local organizations and … Continue reading STC Houston wins Silver Community Achievement Award!

STC Member Spotlight – Julie Garrison

By Lucha Morales Like many writers in the field, Julie Garrison didn’t plan on becoming a technical writer. Her passion for software and the medical field drove her to earn a degree in Biomedical engineering from Texas A&M. But a lack of job growth and opportunity left Garrison looking to software development. In the late … Continue reading STC Member Spotlight – Julie Garrison

Cindy Pao – Candidate for Director of the Society for Technical Communication

STC Elections are coming up, and our own Cindy Pao is an STC election candidate this year! She is running for the position of Director at Large of the STC. Here she in, in her own words:Mission Statement for Cindy Pao, Candidate for Director of the Society for Technical CommunicationI have held many positions in … Continue reading Cindy Pao – Candidate for Director of the Society for Technical Communication

Member Spotlight – Alyssa Fox

By Meenakshi VenkatAlyssa Fox, Director of Information Development and Program Manager at the Houston-based enterprise software company NetIQ, unexpectedly found her calling in technical writing while she was an undergraduate majoring in History at Texas A&M. Contemplating a career in teaching at a time when the Internet and websites were just starting to become popular, … Continue reading Member Spotlight – Alyssa Fox

Admin Council Bios – Stephanie Donovan

STC Houston President, Stephanie Donovan, has worked as a technical communicator for more than 20 years in the software industry—most recently as a Staff Technical Writer at Intergraph CADWorx and Analysis Solutions in Houston. Stephanie’s work at Intergraph includes technical writing and editing, mentoring other writers, and serving as Agile Scrum Master for CAESAR II, … Continue reading Admin Council Bios – Stephanie Donovan