Kristine Fielding

Kristine has spent more than 10 years in education, teaching pre-K through adults. She has written training materials and curriculum. Currently, she works for a PEO (Professional Employer Organization).

Kari Chalker

Lead Environmental Planner, SWCA Environmental Consultants

Kari Chalker is a lead environmental planner at SWCA Environmental Consultants. Her diverse background includes 20 years in technical editing, technical writing, and quality assurance, quality control (QA/QC) with a focus on the National Environmental Policy Act, cultural resources, and environmental sciences. She has created QA/QC tools and workflows for use across SWCA’s enterprise and […]

Melissa Closser

BISO UX Lead, Parsons Corporation

Melissa Closser brings 20 years of marketing and technical communication experience in her non-traditional cybersecurity role as BISO User Experience (UX) Lead. She develops data-driven security stories, infographics, and learning modules to make employees strong links in security defense. She provides user behavior and trend analyses and develops ways to improve the user experience while […]

Susan Kelley

Senior Content Strategist, Medidata

Susan is a Senior Content Strategist at Medidata. She has worked in and taught professional and technical writing for close to 20 years. She holds two Master’s degrees in writing, from Carnegie Mellon and Duquesne universities where she taught Human-Computer Interaction and Professional writing before joining the private sector. She is also the creator of […]

Erika Frensley

Technical Writer, Bluware, Inc

Erika Frensley has been a technical writer for more than 30 years in the software, oil and gas, and medical fields. Currently she is working as the main technical writer at Bluware, Inc, using MadCap Flare to keep projects in line. She has been active with the STC Houston and STC South Central Chapter for […]

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