Meet the NTEN Community

The NTEN Community is full of great folks. Here are just a few of them.

Robert Weiner

Robert L. Weiner Consulting

Robert Weiner is an independent technology consultant based in San2008 NTENny Winner Francisco. He has spent nearly 25 years helping fundraisers make informed, strategic decisions about the selection, use, and management of information technology. He started his career in this field managing university donor databases, and went on to manage central administrative and academic computing operations. He has worked with a wide variety of organizations ranging from small start-ups to major research universities and international charities. Some of the better-known names include Greenpeace, EMILY’s List, UC Berkeley, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, the Florida State University Foundation, the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, the University of Montana Foundation, Earthjustice, the California State University system, and the Trust for Public Land. He also created a popular online resources site to help nonprofits select and use donor databases, email marketing, and online giving software.

Jocelyn Harmon

Triplex Interactive

Jocelyn is Director of Business Development for Triplex Interactive, an infoGroup 2009 NTEN Booster2009 NTEN BoosterCompany.  Triplex Interactive provides nonprofits with the data they need to power their email marketing and social media programs. Before joining Triplex Interactive, Jocelyn was Director of Sales and Marketing for NPower Greater DC Region, a nonprofit which provides technology consulting and IT support to hundreds of charitable organizations each year.

Jocelyn is also keeper of the blog Marketing for Nonprofits and writes a bi-monthly column for Fundraising Success. She's passionate about helping nonprofits succeed online so that they can change the world.

Judi Sohn

C3:Colorectal Cancer Coalition

2008 NTENny WinnerJudi Sohn is Vice President of Operations for C3: Colorectal Cancer Coalition, an organization she helped found in 2005 after losing her father to colon cancer in 1999. Judi brings her nearly 10 years of experience as a 2009 NTEN Booster2009 NTEN Boostertechnology consultant and blogger into focus around tools that bring a widely distributed team together. Now with just 6 paid staff members, C3 is recognized as the leading patient advocacy organization focused solely on the needs of the colorectal cancer community. In her non-C3 life, Judi blogs about her adventures in nonprofit technology on her personal website, and she also serves as Managing Editor of Web Worker Daily, a GigaOM website.

Gordon Mayer

Community Media Workshop

Gordon Mayer is vice president of Community Media Workshop, a Midwest nonprofit whose mission is to diversify voices in the news 2009 NTEN Booster2009 NTEN Boosterand public debate. Journalists rely on its newstips and sourcing services, and more than 2,000 nonprofit communicators a year access the services of the Workshop: the Getting On the Air, Online & Into Print media guide, Making Media Connections annual conference, plus scheduled, custom, and free workshops on communications. His exposure to social media began with 40 community organizers chanting "listserv now, listerv now!" in 1998. It's been mostly uphill since.

Michael Stein

Internet Strategy for the Nonprofit Sector

Michael Stein is a writer and veteran nonprofit management consultant who works at the intersection of technology, marketing, and 2008 NTENny Winnerfundraising.  As a consultant, he assists clients with all aspects of Internet strategy, including fundraising, email messaging, email list growth, blogging, website content development, online video, mobile phone technology, Google Analytics, Google Adwords, and Facebook. He is the author of three books and numerous articles about the online medium.  Michael has provided strategic support to numerou2009 NTEN Booster2009 NTEN Boosters organizations including The William J. Clinton Foundation, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, United Nations Food Program, The James Irvine Foundation, Animal Legal Defense Fund, and the ACLU of Northern California.  Michael’s opinion and analysis have been featured in numerous media, including The New York Times, The Chronicle of Philanthropy, National Public Radio, and Wired News.  He grew up in France and England, currently resides in Berkeley with his wife and two children, and his personal passions are European soccer, surfing, and sea kayaking.  Read his blog online at http://www.michaelstein.net/.