SIM is where leaders shaping and influencing technology connect, learn and share ideas.
The Goals of the 4 Pillars that Guide Our Chapter
- Relationships: Connect with other leaders driving technology; Find peers addressing similar issues and challenges; Leverage the diversity of our group; Build a trusted / confidential knowledge share.
- Education: Share real-world experiences on technology, vendors, leadership, etc. with peers; Learn about technology trends and implications; Learn from innovation culture of Austin.
- Community Engagement: Contribute to philanthropic and give-back activities to promote tech careers; Extend relationships across technology and leadership organizations; Influence policy impact from / to technology.
- Fun: Celebrate the challenges of the profession; Keep learning and connecting with peers light-hearted.
Meet the 2018 Executive Board
President — Vijay George
President Elect — Jim Keeler
VP Programs — Wendi White
VP Membership — Anh Selissen
VP Member Engagement — Robert King
VP Sponsorship — Blake Holman
Treasurer — Kathy Wetzel
VP Communications — Karen Calvert
Past President — Eric Hungate
Trustee — John Burgtorf
Trustee — Bart Lauwers
Austin SIM Board Partners
Board Partner, Membership — Ankur Gaba
Board Partner, National SIM Liaison — Keri Pearlson
Board Partner, Programs — Heather Poggi-Mannis
Board Partner, Outreach — Jessica Taylor