Linda Widdop is the Director of Technology Services at Tech Impact. She manages all aspects of client relations including providing nonprofits with project plan and budget development, implementation oversight and resource allocation to projects. In addition, Linda works with local, regional and national partners to provide the nonprofit community with increased knowledge of technology through speaking engagements. With recent advances in cloud computing, Linda is focusing on moving nonprofits to leverage cloud solutions to lower IT costs while gaining access to best of breed technology.
Linda is uniquely qualified to lead Tech Impact's technology services. She has been in the computer field since 1983, starting with assembling PCs. During these 20-plus years, she has worked in manufacturing, corporate and retail environments on her way to the non-profit world. She has trained thousands, and provided IT consulting and implementation services to hundreds, of individuals and organizations.
John Corey is the Director of NTech Collaborative. He has been helping nonprofits make the most of technology since NTech began operations in 2001. NTech, a technology assistance program funded by the Tulsa Area United Way (TAUW), provides consulting, training, shared resources, project management, and direct services to United Way Partner Agencies in a 6 county area in Northeastern Oklahoma. Having established a successful career in the for-profit IT arena prior to 2001, John brings a well-balanced perspective regarding the effective utilization of technology on a nonprofit budget.
NTech and Tulsa Area United Way's valuable partnership with Tech Impact has enabled them to transition to Office 365 smoothly and efficiently. Office 365 has lightened the load on the TAUW server infrastructure and simplified administrative tasks, while providing users additional functionalities and an enhanced interface.