Associations

Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) - Tennessee Chapter

The mission of HIMSS is to lead change in the healthcare information and management systems field through knowledge sharing, advocacy, collaboration, innovation, and community affiliations. Though a new member, Dave is an enabler of change with 13 years experience in healthcare IT serving inpatient and outpatient multispecialty business needs in both national and regional enterprises. The HIMSS logo is a registered trademark of HIMSS; chapter logo copyright by Tennessee HIMSS.


Inactive/Former

Project Management Institute (PMI) - Nashville Chapter

Dave is a former member of PMI. PMI is the leading nonprofit professional association in the area of Project Management and is the world's foremost authority for the project management profession. The Nashville chapter provides a forum for professional project managers to promote the principles of the PMI. The PMI logo is a registered trademark of the PMI; chapter logo copyright by PMI Nashville Tennessee Chapter, Inc.

Council for the Written Word

Dissolved in 2012, the Council for the Written Word (CWW) was a nonprofit organization that recognized and promoted the art of writing in Williamson County, Tennessee. The council encouraged, educated, and empowered writers through local seminars, events, and higher educational scholarship assistance. From new member status in 2006, Dave served as Vice President in 2008 and 2009 and was elected as board President to serve for 2010-2012, where he also managed dissolution of the 501(c)(3) corporation. Dave designed the CWW logo, the CWW website, served as webmaster for cww-writers.org, and managed CWW's successful social media brands on Facebook and Twitter. He provided graphic art, technical assistance, and developed core business and publicity documentation. Dave is also a contributing author to CWW's 2010 anthology "Gathering: Writers of Williamson County" and chaired the publicity committee for that publication.

The Tennessee Writers Alliance

Also dissolved in 2012, the Tennessee Writers Alliance supported the work of Tennessee writers to enhance the role of literary arts in Tennessee culture. Dave had been a member since 2006 and was active in TWA's state-wide Read-Around effort promoting writing and literacy through annual public reading events. C'est la vie.

The Society for Technical Communication (STC)

As a former member of the STC, Dave worked with the Lone Star Community (LSC) serving the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas metroplex. Dave served for two years as a member of the LSC Public Relations committee. His contributions helped the LSC PR committee win the 2003 Merit award in national STC competition.  Dave also designed the first official logo for the LSC/STC Fort Worth satellite organization. Logos copyright by STC and LSC.

Windows User Group Network (WUGNET)

WUGNET members served most of AOL and the former Compuserve technical forums for PCs and Microsoft Windows operating systems.  Dave was associated as a technical assistant serving several online forums in networking, communications, and Windows systems from 1995 through 2005. Logo copyright by WUGNET.

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