Meet the NTEN Community

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

Sarah Davies

NPower

Sarah spends her days working for NPower, a nonprofit that provides technology support and training to other nonprofits. She also volunteers for the nonprofit Freedeom for IP and can rant at length about the idiosyncracies of US copyright and patent law.

Kivi Leroux Miller

NonprofitMarketingGuide.com

Kivi Leroux Miller founded NonprofitMarketingGuide.com and EcoScribe Communications to help nonprofit staff who find communications and marketing on 2009 NTEN Booster2009 NTEN Boostertheir to-do lists, even when they have little experience or budget to pull it off. Staff at more than 1,500 nonprofits have participated in her down-to-earth, real-world webinars. She's a top blogger on Nonprofit Communications and is writing a nonprofit marketing how-to guide (Spring 2010, Jossey-Bass).

Kivi is a geek at heart with addictions to office supplies and kitchen gadgets. She is on a quest for perfect recipes for Christmas cookies, breakfast scones, and vegetarian soups. After many years in the San Francisco Bay Area and Washington DC, Kivi now lives in rural North Carolina with her husband, two young daughters, and countless backyard wildlife.

Peter Deitz

Social Actions

Peter is the founder of Social Actions and the author of a blo2008 NTENny Winnerg called About Micro-Philanthropy. Social Actions helps individuals and organizations use social media to plan, implement, and support peer-to-peer social change campaigns so that grassroots solutions to local and global problems can flourish. He's presented and contributed content for NTEN, TechSoup, NetSquared, and Persona2009 NTEN Booster2009 NTEN Boosterl Democracy Forum about starting social actions and selecting the right combination of technology platforms. The underlying assumption of Peter's work is that person-to-person social actions are an excellent incubator for broad social change.

Seth Schneider

Transportation and Land Use Coalition

Seth is Communications Director for the Transportation and Land Use Coalition, 2008 NTENny Winnera partnership of over 100 groups working for a sustainable and socially just San Francisco Bay Area. Seth is the project lead for two tech projects that are underway: replacing the organization's 700-page static HTML website with a Drupal site and moving from ebase to Salesforce.com for donor management, fundraising, and CRM. Seth founded and co-leads the Bay Area non-profit Salesforce users group, and is a recent ham radio licensee and loves learning about the latest technology.

Michelle Murrain

OpenIssue

Michelle is a nationally recognized leader in the nonprofit technology2008 NTENny field. Michelle is currently Systems Integration Lead at OpenIssue, a San Francisco-based consulting firm 2009 NTEN Booster2009 NTEN Boosterthat specializes in CRM and CMS solutions for nonprofit organizations and social enterprises. She is also on the boards of Aspiration and NTEN. She blogs on nonprofit technology at Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology.  When she's not thinking about nonprofit technology, she's probably writing science fiction.