Sam is the Director of Consulting Services at Tech Impact, a US based nonprofit providing support to the global nonprofit community. In this role they oversee a 10+ person team helping nonprofits change the world through technology. The consulting group supports hundreds of nonprofits every year as they make decisions about their technology strategy, build data systems, understand their data, and create new software to directly help communities.
Sam's responsibility is to help the nonprofit community think creatively about technology and find ways to harness it for true social change. They have a technical background and have expertise in Office 365, Cloud Infrastructure, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Salesforce, and other data and infrastructure related areas.
Sam has had 10 years of experience working to create systems change in the nonprofit community. They have a BS and MS in Information Systems and live in a communal home in West Philadelphia, United States of America.
You may have seen news reports or Internet articles about the recent “Meltdown” and “Spectre” vulnerabilities that were first reported on Wednesday, January 3rd. The whole tech world is worked up about it and it is all over the Internet. Let’s take a moment and understand how this impacts the nonprofit community and you.