Technology Decision Makers

last person joined: 5 days ago 

A group for those in nonprofit IT decision-making roles to connect with peers and share best practices. This Technology Decision Makers group is for nonprofit IT or MIS Directors/Managers as well as CIOs and CTOs to connect with their peers and share best practices. Topics for discussion include, but are not limited to: hardware and software management, product reviews, emerging technology, best practices, collaborating effectively with other departments, and management conundrums. Membership is restricted to IT staff at nonprofit organizations.

Subject: Get involved with this group!

1.  Get involved with this group!

Posted 6 days ago
Hi all,

We're recruiting members to join our network of fabulous volunteers who support NTEN's online community groups! There are several openings across the various online groups, but we're specifically looking for a few folks to join this group's organizing team.

We recognize that women and femme-identifying folks are typically underrepresented in the IT field. So in the interests of equity and diversity we'd like to help make the group even stronger by recruiting 1-2 women and femme-identifying folks to join the wonderful @Richard Wollenberger and @Colin Boyle on the leadership team.

Lead volunteers help facilitate discussion and knowledge-sharing. Successful volunteers are friendly, enjoy helping people feel welcome, and have a genuine curiosity about the group topic. Subject matter expertise is not necessary. Basic responsibilities include welcoming new group members, making sure posts get responded to in a timely manner, and seeding discussion posts. Volunteers in this role will also help facilitate and support the monthly community call.

(I'd also like to recruit a community welcomer volunteer for this group. This is a new role which does not yet have a formal description. Community welcomers will give new group members a hearty hello each week. This could be a good opportunity for anyone who wants to get more involved, but isn't ready for a larger commitment.)

Join me and several current volunteers on December 14 to learn more about getting involved: https://www.nten.org/event/get-involved-with-ntens-online-community/.

Feel free to post questions here.​​​

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Bethany Lister
Community Engagement Manager
Nonprofit Technology Network
bethany@nten.org
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