Alyssa is a Coordinating Lead Info Dev at NetIQ Corporation. She received a B.A. in History from Texas A&M University and has been involved in technical communication for over 10 years. Alyssa enjoys projects that address the entire user experience from beginning to end, and has an avid interest in usability. She is also interested in developing junior team members and building cohesive, cross-functional teams that work together to deliver a product that is relevant to the user. Alyssa is a senior member of STC and has served the Houston chapter as Vice President of Competitions, Vice President of Hospitality, Banquet Manager, Banquet Arrangements Manager, and competition judge. Alyssa has spoken at STC Houston chapter meetings and has won awards in the local STC competition.