Meet the NTEN Community

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

Adam Nicholoson

Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut, Inc.

Adam grew up near Nashville, TN, and graduated from the University of Tennessee with a B.A. in Rhetoric and Writing. After college, electoral politics2008 NTENny Winner took him to Connecticut, Oklahoma, back to Tennessee, and then to New Hampshire. After that, he settled in Hartford, CT, to work on nonprofit legislative campaigns; focusing on marriage for same-sex couples, gender identity and expression protections, various civil justice issues, and now, universal health care. Adam has always described himself as an "accidental techie," but is happy to have just landed a job that pays him for spending hours on Facebook and Twitter. When not creating advocacy campaigns, Adam enjoys reading about the American Revolution, listening to This American Life, playing with his dog, and tallying how many times his coworkers want to put "URGENT!!!" in their member emails.

Adrian Cotter

Sierra Club

Adrian moved to San Francisco in 1998 and came across Joe's Digital Diner (now the Center for Digital Storytelling in Berkeley) and fell in love with the internet as a medium for telling stories. After several years of working in the publishing industry, he ended up at the Sierra Club.


Justin Perkins

Care2

Justin Perkins, a social entrepreneur, accidental techie, new media marketing2008 NTENny Winner expert and former State water resources administrator for a major watershed in Colorado, joined Care2 in January 2006. Justin develops partnerships with nonprofits and customizes strategic campaigns for them to reach Care2's audience of 8.7 million members, or leverage Care2's audience to reach other networks. He also develops new tools to help nonprofits with marketing and fundraising.

Levent Korkmaz

BECAUSE limited

Levent is the founder of BECAUSE limited, a Belgium-based CRM consultancy focused on serving NGOs, social enterprises, and charities in the EMEA. As a non-profit implementation partner of the Salesforce.com Foundation, he believes in taking a proactive role in the business of changing the world.

Bill Hewitt

Crown Philanthropic Solutions

Flickr Credit: john015436Flickr Credit: john015436Bill Hewitt is a 30+ year financial services veteran who currently leads the national marketing initiatives for Crown Philanthropic Solutions. When not travelling the globe to show-off the cool donor platform, he lives in Olathe with 3 full size Cow Parade cows, a dog, cat -- and a wife who travels almost as much as he does! An avid golfer, sailor, and recreational chef, he is a NY and Boston transplant wondering where the water is in Kansas.