Dorothy E. McDuffie – Associate Fellow

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Citation:

For exceptional, continuous service to the STC-ETC as an inspirational builder and sustainer, selfless dedication to the Practical Conference on Communication, connecting organizations for mutual benefit, and for mentoring both experienced and new technical communicators.

Biography:

An employee of Life Technologies, Dorothy E. McDuffie has a unique perspective on technical communication: She is both a lone communicator in a home office and a mem­ber of a large publications group. Dorothy has taught college English, managed publica­tions groups, and worked as a writer and editor in large and small organizations. She has served STC as an officer in the New Mexico Kachina and East Tennessee Chapters, a judge in publications competitions, and a regional conference manager. Her contributions to STC reflect her interest in how to function effectively on a technical communication team, regardless of geography or size.