20 Dec ChaTech Announces New Board Members for 2019
ChaTech is pleased to announce five new Board Members for 2019. Joining the Board of Directors in January 2019 are Josh Davis (InfoSystems, Inc.), Chloe Kaufman (PlayCore), Brad McCormick (Chattanooga State Community College), Kevin McMahon (TEKSystems), Nasera Souidi (CBL Properties), and Nate Vaughn (Red Hat, Inc).
About New Board Members
Josh Davis is Director of Marketing for InfoSystems, Inc. With 20 years of combined B2B and B2C experience, Josh specializes in cloud and information technology. Josh created a series of ChaTech program podcasts in 2018 and has been active on the Program Committee.
Chloe Kaufman is Corporate Innovation and Business Development Director for PlayCore. She runs the creative gamut; from graphic design, public relations and web marketing to copywriting, video and print production.
Brad McCormick is the Assistance Vice President of Student Affairs for Chattanooga State Community College. Brad is a techy at heart – he created and oversees Chattanooga State’s first crossover functional/technical department. He is enthusiastic about connecting Chattanooga’s thriving tech community to students.
Kevin McMahon is TEKSystem’s Account Lead in the Chattanooga market. He is always excited to work with local technology organizations to support the community. Kevin is passionate about developing great IT talent and investing in the community—and hopes to use this passion to increase ChaTech’s membership.
Nasera Souidi is the Director of Business Applications for CBL Properties. With over 20 years of experience, Nasera provides resources and solutions for CBL teams to achieve business objectives and strategic goals. She is a member of ChaTech Women Planning Committee, and she has an interest in focusing on the growth and development of women in technology and leadership roles.
Nate Vaughn is a Red Hat Business Transformation Executive. Nate has worked with and supported technology businesses of various sizes and multiple industries. He was instrumental in providing Red Hat support and resources to ChaTech’s 2018 Code Camp for middle school students in July 2018. Nate will help ChaTech launch a forum to support people of color in technology careers.
2019 Board of Director News
ChaTech extends its thanks to Board Members whose terms end in December 2018 including Chris Bursch (formerly CBL Properties), Brian Livingston (TEKSystems), and Brad Phillips (JHM CPA). ChaTech is very grateful for each of these member’s support of the organization.
To learn more about ChaTech’s Board of Directors, click here.