What is a Technical Writer? You are here: Home ➜ Employment ➜ What is a Technical Writer? Cynthia A Lockley on 25 Mar 200921 Apr 2016 An answer found on YouTube… https://youtube.com/watch?v=-mWzHzTlgLk%26hl%3Den%26fs%3D1 Share with others Cynthia A LockleyFellow of the Society for Technical Communication. STC member since June 1979. Director at Large, Washington, DC - Baltimore chapter and webmaster. Past chapter president of the Washington, DC chapter (1998-1999 and 2000-2001).