Who’s There for Communities? Meet the CAC Team for 2016 -2017
Community leaders will be glad to hear that once again, the STC Community Affairs Committee (CAC) has got their back in 2016-2017. If you need help, feel stuck, or just want ideas, look to the CAC as your connection to STC resources, Board of Directors, and staff.
Let’s introduce this year’s team so you can reach out.
SIG Outreach Lead
Jamye Sagan and her team provide support and outreach to all the SIGs, to make sure they have the resources they need to manage their communities. Jamye belongs to three SIGs, currently serves on the Community Achievement Award and Pacesetter Award committees, and has written several book reviews for the Technical Communication journal. She is also a Senior Member of STC. As the Pharmacy Communication Advisor for H-E-B, a regional grocery chain based in Texas, Jamye manages the communications between the corporate office and the store pharmacies.
Contact Jamye if you have any questions or concerns about SIGs.
Tweet to Jamye at @gimli_the_kitty
SIG Outreach Team Member
Ramesh Aiyyangar is a SIG Outreach member and works closely with the Academic, Lone Writer, and Technical Editing SIGs. Ramesh would like these SIGs to thrive and provides all the support and resources that they may need to manage their communities.
Currently, Ramesh is also serving as an Editorial Advisory Board member for Technical Communication since 2015. He was a jury member for the 2015 Frank R. Smith Award.
In 2015, Ramesh was named Associate Fellow and awarded the Distinguished Chapter Service Award. Ramesh is a senior member of STC and has been involved in technical communication for 21+ years. He has served STC, and STC India for 16+ years in assorted positions, including: Immediate Past President, Election Officer, President, Secretary, and so on.
During the day, he works as Business Head – Technical Communication at Persistent Systems.
Contact Ramesh Aiyyangar if you need any resources, help or support for your community.
Tweet to Ramesh at @aiyyangar
SIG Outreach Team Member
James Bousquet is a member of the SIG Outreach Team and works with the Accessibility, Instructional Design and Learning, and Usability and User Experience SIGs.
Jim has been continuously active on the STC Southwestern Ontario Chapter council since 2009, holding various roles—including treasurer, webmaster, president, and now immediate past president. He has been the treasurer of the Instructional Design and Learning SIG since 2014. He also served on the 2017 Community Budget Review Committee.
Jim lives in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada and is a Senior Customer Trainer at ATS Life Sciences.
Contact Jim if you have questions or would like help to make your SIG successful.
Tweet to Jim at @jimbousquet