STC 2024 Board of Directors Election Results

Congratulations to the newly elected members of the STC Board of Directors for 2024.

Name Office
Head shot of Liz Herman.
Dr. Liz Herman.
Head shot of Danielle Villegas.
Danielle Villages.
Vice President
Head shot of Jackie Damrau.
Dr. Jackie Damrau.
Head shot of Bobbi Werner.
Bobbi Werner.
Head shot of Timothy Esposito.
Timothy Esposito.
Immediate Past President
Head shot of Guiseppe Getto.
Dr. Guiseppe Getto.
Head shot of Jennifer Goode.
Dr. Jennifer Goode.
Head shot of Mary K. Grueneberg.
Mary K. Grueneberg.
Head shot of Amanda Patterson.
Dr. Amanda Patterson.
Head shot of Wendy Ross.
Dr. Wendy Ross.
Head shot of Jamye Sagan.
Jamye Sagan.

2024 Current STC Educational Offerings

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May 2024

Webinar: Tips for the Business Side of Contract Work, Tamara Harpster.
22 May 2024
Content Strategy for Technical Communicators, Dr. Guiseppe Getto.
22 May to 26 June 2024

June 2024

Instructional Design for Technical Communicators, Dr. Craig Baehr.
3 June through 24 June 2024
TechComm Fundamentals Bootcamp   asynchronous, Leah Guren.
3 June to 15 July 2024
AI Prompt Engineering: Prompt Your Way to GPT Mastery, Susan Kelley.
4 June to 25 June 2024
Business Management for Technical Communication Managers, Saul Carliner.
6 June to 27 June 2024
Tech Comm 201: Beyond the Basics   asynchronous, Leah Guren.
10 June to 15 July 2024
Taxonomy Creation for Content Tagging, Heather Hedden.
11 June to 25 June 2024

July 2024

Introductory Markup and Scripting with HTML and CSS, Dr. Craig Baehr.
10 to 31 July 2024
ONE-DAY COURSE: CPTC Foundation Level Exam Preparation, Dr. Craig Baehr.
22 July 2024

August 2024

JIRA for Technical Writers   asynchronous, Michael McCarthy.
5 August to 19 August
Introduction to Extensible Markup Language (XML), Dr. Craig Baehr.
7 to 28 August 2024
CPTC Practitioner Level Exam Preparation, Dr. Craig Baehr.
19 August 2024
People Management for Technical Communication Managers, Saul Carliner
22 August – 5 September 2024

October 2024

Webinar: How to Create a Design System for Successful Information Visualization, Nikki Arnell
23 October 2024
Online Seminar: Career Planning in a Post-Pandemic World
A Two-Day Online Seminar, 3 – 4 October 2022

Coming Soon!

Courses on the following topics will be added to our calendar this year:

  • Style Guides
  • Accessibility
  • Project Management
  • and more!

Voting for the 2024 STC General Elections is Open through 26 April

Election ad for the 2024 STC Election. The election is now OPEN! To be eligible to vote, you must be a dues-paying STC member in good standing as of 31 January 2024. Check your email inbox for an email from “Jotform ” for your ballot. Support the candidates! Voting ends 26 April.

The STC Nominating Committee is pleased to announce the final slate of candidates for the 2024 STC election.

Candidates for the 2024-2025 Board of Directors and Nominating Committee

The elections are open from 15 April – 26 April 2024. The elections are open to current STC members who renewed or joined by 31 January 2024. All eligible members will receive an email to vote. For the election, please select up to six (6) candidates for the STC Board, and up to two (2) candidates for the Nominating Committee. You can read candidate profiles at

Offices Automatically Filled


  • Dr. Elizabeth (Liz) Herman will automatically succeed from the office of Vice President.

Immediate Past President

  • Timothy Esposito will automatically succeed from the office of President.

Treasurer (two-year term)

  • Roberta (Bobbi) Werner will complete her two-year term.

Offices to Be Filled

The following are the offices to be filled.

Director (two-year term)

  • Dr. Jackie Damrau
  • Dr. Guiseppe Getto
  • MaryKay Grueneberg
  • Dr. Amanda Patterson
  • Dr. Wendy A. Ross
  • Danielle Villegas

Nominating Committee (two-year term)

  • Joana Donovan
  • Kelly Smith