Instrumented Interconnecteds Intelligent
Authors

Sort by number of posts

Aba Maison
Aba Maison is Head of Technology Services at Lasa.... more
Adamo Ruggiero
Adamo Ruggiero is an openly gay actor and activist who played gay teen Marco Del Rossi for seven years on Degrassi: The Next Generation. Adamo has worked with The Trevor Project/GLAAD/Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and... more
Akira Nakagawara
Akira Nakagawara, M.D., Ph.D., is President of the Chiba Cancer Center.... more
Alan Aspuru-Guzik
Alán Aspuru-Guzik is Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Harvard University.... more
Alan Hartzell
Alan Hartzell is Executive Director of the University of North Carolina's Center for International Understanding.... more
Alcely Strutz Barroso
Alcely Strutz Barroso is a Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs Manager with IBM Brazil.... more
Alejandro Toscano
Alejandro Toscano has worked in NGO’s such as SES Fundación, Huésped Fundation and the Fundación de Organización Comunitaria (FOC). Between September 2004 and January 2006 he worked in the area of Corporate Social Responsibility of Petrobras Energía. He currently serves... more
Alex Perryman
Research Associate, Scripps Research Institute... more
Alexander Staehli
Alexander Staehli is CEO of Tischlein deck dich.... more
Alison Fetherstonhaugh
Alison Fetherstonhaugh is an Associate Consultant with the IBM Center for Applied Insights.... more
Alvin Brown

On May 17, 2011 Jacksonville voters chose Alvin Brown to lead the city. He assumed office July 1, 2011. Brown ran on his vision of “taking Jacksonville to the next level” through job creation, Downtown revitalization, and making education and... more

Amadou Daffe
Amadou Daffe is co-founder of Coders4Africa.... more
Amit Sharma
Amit Sharma is Chief Operations Officer, IBM India South Asia.... more
Andrea Meyer
Andrea Meyer serves on the Steering Committee for Chicago's Early College STEM Schools (ECSS) initiative on behalf of Verizon Wireless.... more
Andrew Worsley-Tonks
Andrew Worsley-Tonks is a Managing Consultant with IBM Global Business Services in the UK.... more
Anna Lee
Anna Lee is Chairperson of Volunteer Ireland, the national volunteer development agency and a representative body for 22 Volunteer Centres in Ireland.... more
Anne Altman
Anne Altman is IBM’s General Manager for U.S. Federal and Government Industries.... more
Anne Janiak
Anne M. Janiak is a founder and Executive Director of the Women’s Enterprise Development Center Inc. (WEDC), a nonprofit microenterprise development organization in White Plains, New York. WEDC helps women achieve economic self-sufficiency through entrepreneurship in Westchester County and the... more
Annise Parker
The Honorable Annise Parker is Houston’s 61st mayor and one of only two women to hold the City’s highest elected office. As the City’s chief executive officer, Mayor Parker is responsible for all aspects of the general management of the City... more
Ari Fishkind
Public Affairs Manager, IBM Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs... more
Ariel Zwang
Ariel Zwang is Chief Executive Officer of Safe Horizon, the nation’s leading provider of services to victims of crime and abuse.... more
Arthur Olson
Arthur Olson, Ph.D., is Anderson Research Chair Professor of Integrative Structural and Computational Biology at The Scripps Research Institute.... more
Barry Mittelman
Former IBMer Barry Mittelman is the managing partner and publisher of Latin Business Today.... more
Beth Tracy
Beth Tracy manages IBM Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs for Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Kansas and Iowa.... more
Bharath Balasubramaniam
Bharath Balasubramaniam is President of Outreach and Information Systems at Sankara Eye Institutions.... more
Bill Boverman
Executive Project Manager, Application Services Delivery Excellence, IBM Global Business Services... more
Bill Liao
Bill Liao is a diplomat, investor, entrepreneur, business mentor, speaker and author. He is the founder of WeForest.org, which combats the effects of global climate change through reforesting, and a co-founder of the CoderDojo movement. Mr. Liao speaks regularly... more
Bob Cashell
Bob Cashell was elected Mayor of the City of Reno in 2002 and re-elected in 2006 and 2010.... more
Brenda Halloran
Mayor Brenda Halloran was re-elected as mayor of the City of Waterloo in October 2010. She represents the city on Waterloo regional council as well as on a number of boards and committees.... more
Brendan Grady
Brendan Grady is a Director of Market Strategy, Messaging and Thought Leadership with IBM Business Analytics.... more
Bret Liberatore
Bret Liberatore served as an Intelligence Analyst with the United States Army in the 704th Military Intelligence Brigade, and holds an MBA from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland.... more
Brian Doyle
Brian Doyle is Chief Executive Officer of Family Services, Inc. in Poughkeepsie, New York. Part of the Hudson Valley community for more than 130 years, Family Services, Inc. provides programs and services to aid young people and families, survivors of... more
Brian Etheridge
Brian Etheridge is President of Leadership North Carolina, an independent, nonpartisan nonprofit organization that engages current and emerging leaders from across the state through the Leadership North Carolina Program and ongoing networking and service opportunities.... more
Bridget van Kralingen
General Manager, IBM North America
Carlos Saucedo
Carlos Saucedo is Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs Manager for IBM México.... more
Cary Adams
Cary Adams is CEO of the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC).... more
Cathleen Finn
IBM Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs Manager.... more
Cezar Busatto
Cezar Busatto is Secretary of Local Governance in Porto Alegre, Brazil.... more
Cheol-wan Park
Cheol-wan Park is Director of the Traffic Administration Division for the City of Cheongju, Korea.... more
Cheryl Oldham
Cheryl Oldham is Vice President of Education Policy at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.... more
Chester Karwatowski
IBM Senior Technical Staff Member Chester Karwatowski is the CTO and Business Architect for Supplier Connection, an  IBM Foundation-led initiative designed to spur job growth in the U.S. Follow Chester on Twitter.... more
Chris Pinney
Chris Pinney is project lead for the Corporate Philanthropy 2012 project and author of Increasing Impact, Enhancing Value. Mr. Pinney is a Senior Fellow at the Aspen Institute Business and Society Program and Senior Vice President of the more
Christine Vu
Manager, External Communications, IBM
Christopher Hillyer
Christopher D. Hillyer, M.D., is President and CEO of New York Blood Center and a Professor in the Department of Medicine of Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City.... more
Cordell Carter
Vice President, Operations at National Alliance for Public Charter Schools... more
Curtis Clark
Curtis Clark is Director of Global Government with IBM Sales & Distribution, Public Sector.... more
D. Keith Pigues
D. Keith Pigues is Dean of the School of Business and professor of management at North Carolina Central University.... more
Dan Hebrank
Dan Hebrank is IBM's Senior State Executive for Missouri and Senior Location Executive for Saint Louis. In this role, he advocates for IBM in the community. He is active with the charity, Autism Speaks, and is a member of the... more
Dan Pelino
General Manager, IBM Public Sector
Dana Rickman
Dana Rickman, Ph.D. is the Director of Policy and Research at the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education – an independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit coalition of business, education, community and government leaders who share a vision of improving education in the... more
Dannel Malloy
Hon. Dannel P. Malloy is Governor of Connecticut.... more
Daryl Brewster
Daryl Brewster is the CEO of the CECP.
David Anderson
David Anderson, Ph.D., is a research scientist at the University of California, Berkeley Space Sciences Laboratory (SSL). Dr. Anderson directs SETI@home, a pioneering volunteer computing project, and leads the BOINC project, which develops widely used middleware for volunteer... more
Deirdre White
CEO, CDC Development Solutions
Diane Melley

Ms. Melley is currently Vice President, Global Citizenship Initiatives in IBM Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs. Ms. Melley has leadership responsibility over the IBM services grant portfolio globally, which includes offerings for not-for-profits, schools and government organizations. Ms. Melley led... more

Don Dejewski
Don Dejewski is the Client Technical Advisor for New York State and New York City, and is an IBM Executive Software Architect and Distinguished Chief/Lead IT Architect (The Open Group).... more
Donald McCoy
An IBM Diversity Program Manager for 30 years, Donald McCoy is a Kindergarten-to-College STEM Education consultant who focuses on inspiring and engaging young people through project-based learning programs that develop leadership, technical and balanced life skills. Mr. McCoy also... more
Donna Barlow Casey
Director, Academic Center for Sustainable Practices (CSP), Vermont Technical College.... more
Donna Mueller
IBM Enterprise Content Management Brand Specialist... more
Doris Gonzalez
Doris González is Director, IBM Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs and leads citizenship initiatives in the Americas.... more
Dorothy Stoneman
A 1996 MacArthur “genius grant” Fellow, Dorothy Stoneman is the founder and CEO of YouthBuild USA – a national nonprofit support center for programs that provide construction skills, education, and leadership training for unemployed and undereducated youth, while producing affordable housing... more
Douglas Scarboro
Dr. Douglas Scarboro serves as the Chief Learning Officer for the City of Memphis, Tennessee -- heading the Office of Talent Development, which has the responsibility of assessing, developing and implementing all quality improvement and training initiatives for City of... more
Doyin Oluwole
Doyin Oluwole, M.D., MRCP, FRCP, FWACP, is Founding Executive Director of the Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Initiative of the George W. Bush Institute. Dr. Oluwole is a native of Nigeria.... more
Elliott Davis
Elliott Davis is a consultant in the Industrial Sector, Strategy and Transformation practice of IBM Global Business Services. He is on a mission to help organizations step out of their comfort zones, embrace the power of social business, and form... more
Emily Sperling
President, ShelterBox USA
Emma Grove
Emma Grove is an IBM Community Programmes Specialist in Hursley Park, UK.... more
Eric Bing
Eric G. Bing, MD, PhD, MBA is Senior Fellow and Director of Global Health at the George W. Bush Institute and Professor at Southern Methodist University. Dr. Bing is co-author (with Marc J. Epstein, PhD) of Pharmacy on a... more
Eric Estey
Eric Estey is a Strategy & Change Internal Practice consultant with IBM Global Business Services.... more
Ernest Logan
Ethan McCarty
Global Digital and Social Strategy, IBM Communications... more
Frances West
Frances West recently became IBM’s first Chief Accessibility Officer. For more than 25 years, Ms. West has been a globally-recognized expert in enabling human ability through accessible information and communications technology (ICT).... more
Francisco Prados
Francisco De La Torre Prados is Mayor of Malaga, Spain.... more
Frank Baldino
Frank Baldino is an IBM Sales & Distribution Client Executive for the Health Care and Life Sciences Industry.... more
Frank Hsu
Frank Hsu is the Clavius Distinguished Professor of Science and a professor of computer and information science at Fordham University in New York. He was Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Interconnection Networks ( World Scientific Publishing) and is Vice Chair of the New York... more
Gail Roper
Gail M. Roper is Chief Information and Community Relations Officer for the City of Raleigh, North Carolina. Ms. Roper has more than 30 years’ experience in the technology industry in the public and private sectors, and in 2006 joined the... more
Gary Beach
Gary J. Beach is the author of The U.S. Technology Skills Gap: What Every IT Executive Needs to Know to Save America’s Future (John Wiley & Sons, 2013). Mr. Beach is the publisher emeritus of CIO Magazine.... more
Gayle Manchin
Gayle Manchin is Chair of the Reconnecting McDowell Board of Directors and Vice President of the West Virginia State Board of Education. She is one of the founding partners of the Reconnecting McDowell Initiative, a multi-year effort to create a... more
Geeta Philip
Geeta Philip manages the brand and communication portfolio for one of IBM’s leading accounts.... more
Geoff Lane
Geoff Lane is government affairs associate at the Information Technology Industry Council, the premier advocacy and policy organization for the world’s leading innovation companies.... more
Gerard Learmonth
Gerard P. Learmonth, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Systems and Information Engineering at the University of Virginia.... more
Gina Cardosi
Gina Cardosi is a Certified Senior Project Manager with IBM.... more
Gina Harman
Gina Harman is CEO of Accion’s U.S. Network, the only nationwide microfinance and small-business lending network in the United States. A longtime proponent of social justice, she believes passionately in helping hard-working, determined people take control of their economic future... more
Gina Mussio
IBM Corporate Communications
Gina Tesla
Gina Tesla is Director of IBM’s Corporate Service Corps program.... more
Grace Suh
Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs Senior Program Manager, K-12 Education... more
Grant Thomas
Grant Thomas is Vice President for Strategic Development at the Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT) in Ottawa, Canada.... more
Greg Fischer

Greg Fischer was born in Louisville on January 14, 1958. He is an entrepreneur, businessman and philanthropist and was elected Louisville’s 50th Mayor on November 2, 2010.

He graduated from Trinity High School and majored in Economics at Vanderbilt University. To... more

Gregory Richards
Gregory Richards, MA, MBA, Ph.D., FCMC, is currently Professor of Performance Management at the University of Ottawa’s Telfer School of Management, where he teaches courses on Managing Organizational Performance and Business Analytics. He is Director of the IBM Centre for... more
Heather Briccetti
Heather C. Briccetti, Esq., is President and CEO of The Business Council of New York State.... more
Hugh O'Reilly
Hugh O’Reilly is Business Development Executive with The Wheel, a support and representative body connecting community and voluntary organizations and charities across Ireland. A version of this article appeared originally in Be the Change magazine.... more
Igor Jurisica
Igor Jurisica, Ph.D., leads the Mapping Cancer Markers (MCM) project at the University of Toronto.... more
Ingrid Haftel
Ingrid Haftel is Associate Curator of the Chicago Architecture Foundation.... more
Jacqueline Spuehler
Jacqueline Spuehler is Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs Manager for IBM Switzerland.... more
James Garrett
Thomas Lord Professor and Department Head, Civil and Environmental Engineering, at Carnegie Mellon University, and  Faculty Co-Director of the Pennsylvania Smarter Infrastructure Incubator. Dr. Garrett also consults with government agencies and private sector companies on how to use... more
James Michaud
Senior External Relations Officer, Action Against Hunger... more
Jamillah Seifullah
Jamillah Seifullah is a former software engineer, landscape architect and mother who teaches at New York’s Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH).... more
Janet Thorne
Janet Thorne is CEO of Reach Volunteering. Based in London, Reach is a skilled volunteering charity that has been connecting charities and skilled professionals for more than 30 years.... more
Jean Barlage
Jean Barlage is an Ecosystems Development engineer with IBM Software Group, and a member of the IBM Academic Initiative team.... more
Jean Chu
Jean Chu is Channel Technical Manager with IBM Tivoli Software Group.... more
Jeanette Horan

In May 2011, Jeanette Horan was appointed Chief Information Officer of IBM. Ms. Horan’s organization supports operational excellence and drives IBM’s transformation agenda – focusing on business transformation, workforce transformation, and IT transformation. Her organization is responsible for equipping IBMers... more

Jeff Klein
Jeffrey D. Klein is President and CEO of The Global FoodBanking Network (GFN), an international non-profit organization that fights world hunger by creating, supporting and strengthening food banks around the world, in countries outside the U.S. GFN works in the... more
Jen Crozier
Jen Crozier is Vice President, IBM Global Citizenship Initiatives.... more
Jim Amsden
IBM Solution Architect, Government Industry... more
Joan Spero
Formerly President of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, Joan E. Spero, Ph.D. has served as Undersecretary of State for Economic, Business and Agricultural Affairs, and as United States Ambassador to the United Nations. Dr. Spero was previously an Executive Vice... more
Joe Mensah
Joe Mensah is the General Manager of IBM in Ghana.... more
John King
As New York State Education Commissioner, Dr. John B. King, Jr. oversees more than 7,000 public and independent elementary and secondary schools (serving 3.1 million students), and hundreds of other educational institutions across New York State including higher education, libraries,... more
John Lamb
John Lamb is a Senior Technical Staff Member and Senior Certified IT Architect for IBM. Dr. Lamb is the author of The Greening of IT: How Companies Can Make a Difference for the Environment (2009).... more
John Thole
John Thöle is a founding member of Edunova in the UK and in South Africa. He is a qualified teacher and was Head of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) at schools in South Africa and in the UK. John’s... more
John Turchek
John Turchek is a professor of computer and information systems at Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh.... more
Jonathan Fanton
Jonathan Fanton is the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Visiting Fellow at the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College in New York City.... more
Jonathan Rothschild
The Honorable Jonathan Rothschild is the Mayor of Tucson, Arizona.... more
José Fortunati

José Fortunati is Mayor of the City of Porto Alegre, Brazil.

José Fortunati

Prefeito da cidade de Porto Alegre, Brasil... more
Joshua Jacobs
Joshua Jacobs currently attends the University of Southern California, where he is both a student and the President of the USC Veterans Association. He is a senior in USC’s Marshall School of Business and will begin the Master of Accounting... more
Juan Hindo
Juan Hindo is a program manager with IBM's Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs group.... more
Juanita Budd
Juanita Budd is the Executive Director of Austin Free-Net.... more
Julie Arthofer
Julie Arthofer is an IBM Global Business Services Strategy and Information Consultant.... more
Kaethe Engler
Kaethe Engler is a public sector and solutions marketing expert with IBM Germany.... more
Karen Beavor
Karen Beavor is President and CEO of Georgia Center for Nonprofits.... more
Karen Elzey
Director, Skills for America's Future
Karen G. Mills

Karen Mills leads a team of 3,000 employees whose mission is to help entrepreneurs and small business owners grow and create jobs by providing greater access to capital, counseling, federal contracting opportunities, disaster assistance and more. Among its priorities, the... more

Karen Thompson
Karen Thompson is a Project Manager with IBM's Client Management and Resource Optimization team.... more
Katharine Frase
Katharine Frase, Ph.D., is Chief Technology Officer of IBM Smarter Cities.... more
Kathy Pham
Kathy Pham is a Business Analytics and Optimization Senior Consultant with IBM Global Business Services.... more
Kayode Fayemi

Kayode Fayemi, Ph.D., is Governor of Ekiti State, Nigeria. Prior to becoming Governor of Ekiti State in October 2010, Dr. Fayemi was the founding director of the Centre for Democracy and Development, a think tank dedicated to policy-oriented scholarship on... more

Keith Miller
Dr. Keith Miller is President of South Carolina’s multi-campus Greenville Technical College system. Greenville Technical College provides high-quality learning opportunities at a cost people can afford from locations they can reach.... more
Kerrie Holley
IBM Fellow
Kiambu Gall is a ninth grade student at the Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) in Brooklyn, New York.... more
Kirsten Schroeder
Kirsten Schroeder is a Partner in the K-12 National Practice component of IBM's Global Services division. Ms. Schroeder specializes in the development and implementation of business systems as well as business process redesign for public sector clients.... more
Kitty Wu
Kitty Wu is a Project Leader at the IBM Global Procurement Center in Shanghai, and President of the IBM East China Volunteer Association.... more
Kok Chin Tay
Kok Chin (K.C.) Tay is a Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs Manager with IBM Singapore, and a member of the Singapore Green Building Council.... more
Lamar Smith

Lamar Smith represents the 21st Congressional District of Texas. He serves as Chairman of the Science, Space, and Technology Committee, which has jurisdiction over programs at NASA, the Department of Energy, the Environmental Protection Agency, the National Science Foundation, the... more

Laura Keenan
Laura Keenan is originally from Matawan, New Jersey. She served with the 1st Squadron, 6th Cavalry (1st Infantry Division) as a Captain for 15 months during 2008/2009. Captain Keenan graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point,... more
Lee Keesler
Lee Keesler is CEO of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library in North Carolina, which serves more than 1 million patrons.... more
Leonard Shustek
Leonard J. Shustek is co-founder and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Computer History Museum.... more
Leslie Plant
IBM External Communications
Linda Harrill
Linda Harrill is President and CEO of Communities In Schools of North Carolina.... more
Linda Sanford
Linda Sanford is IBM’s Senior Vice President for Enterprise Transformation.... more
Lisa Jones
Lisa Jones is the CEO of Girl Scouts, North Carolina Coastal Pines.... more
Lisa Lanspery
Manager, IBM Corporate Communications
Liz Hampton
Liz Hampton is Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs Manager, IBM New Zealand.... more
Lonneke Roza
Lonneke Roza, MSc., is a Ph.D. Candidate in corporate community involvement at the Rotterdam School of Management at Erasmus University in The Netherlands. A version of this article will be published as part of Ms. Roza’s doctoral dissertation.... more
Lou Cuglietto
Lou Cuglietto is principal of the John F. Kennedy Magnet School in Port Chester, New York.... more
Louise Davis
Louise Davis is Director of Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs with IBM Australia.... more
Margaret Honey

Dr. Margaret Honey, president and CEO, joined the New York Hall of Science (NYSCI) in November of 2008. She is widely recognized for her work using digital technologies to support children’s learning across the disciplines of science, mathematics, engineering... more

Maria Johannpeter
Maria Elena Pereira Johannpeter is President of NGO Volunteer Partners. Over the last 16 years, NGO Volunteer Partners has benefited 1.5 million Brazilians through the caring work of nearly 400,000 volunteers serving in more than 2,700 organizations throughout 51 cities... more
Marie Kenerson
Marie Kenerson is Chief Collaboration and Learning Officer of Colleagues In Care, a global health network of doctors, nurses, medical personnel and other partners working together to provide quality health care services, telemedicine, knowledge and training to aid the... more
Mariels Winhoffer
Mariels Almeda Winhoffer is President and Country General Manager of IBM in The Philippines.... more
Mark Edwards
Mark Edwards is executive director of Opportunity Nation, a bipartisan, cross-sector, national campaign made up of more than 300 nonprofits, businesses, educational institutions, faith-based and community organizations, and individuals all working together to expand economic mobility and close... more
Mark Hennessy
Mark Hennessy is General Manager for Global Business Partners at IBM.... more
Mark Wakefield
Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs Manager, IBM UK... more
Mark Warner
Mark Warner was elected to the U.S. Senate in November 2008, and serves on the Senate Banking, Budget, Commerce and Intelligence committees. A co-founder of the company that became Nextel, Senator Warner is a leader in Congress in efforts to... more
Martha Rodriguez
Martha C. Rodriguez is a counselor at the Isaac E. Young Middle School in New Rochelle, New York. Isaac E. Young is a public school that serves an ethnically and financially diverse student body of 1,150 sixth, seventh, and eighth... more
Marva Bailer
Marva Bailer is the IBM Business Unit Executive for North America Smarter Planet Industry Solutions.... more
Matsuo Marti
Matsuo Marti is the founding principal of Chicago’s Sarah E. Goode STEM Academy.... more
Matt Blakely
Matt Blakely is Director of the Motorola Solutions Foundation.... more
Maura Banta
Maura Banta is Director of Citizenship Initiatives in Education at IBM.... more
Michael A. Nutter

Honorable Michael A. Nutter, the 98th mayor of Philadelphia, has set a course for America’s sixth largest city aimed at growing the regional economy in a sustainable manner, dramatically improving public safety and investing in education and workforce development.

With a pledge to make... more

Michael Allen
Michael Allen is President and Chief Executive Officer, United Way Ottawa.... more
Michelle Nunn
Michelle Nunn is CEO of Points of Light, the largest organization in the world dedicated to volunteer service. Through affiliates in 250 cities and partnerships with thousands of nonprofits and corporations, Points of Light engages more than four million volunteers... more
Molly Shaw
Molly Shaw is executive director of Communities In schools of Charlotte-Mecklenburg, Inc., an affiliate of the national Communities In Schools (CIS) network.... more
Nan Alpay
Director of Global Source to Pay and Supplier Management at Facebook... more
Nancy McGinley
Dr. Nancy J. McGinley is Superintendent of the Charleston County, South Carolina School District, where she oversees a system that includes more than 46,378 students, 84 schools, numerous specialized programs, and 5,500 employees.... more
Nancy Wackstein

Nancy Wackstein has been Executive Director of United Neighborhood Houses of New York (UNH) since 2002. UNH is the federation of the City’s 38 settlement houses and community centers. Prior to her UNH appointment, she was the Executive Director of Lenox... more

Nandie Little
Nandie Little teaches high school biology in Orlando, Florida.... more
Neil Bush
Neil Bush is the third of five children of President and Mrs. George H.W. Bush. He is the Chairman of Points of Light, and serves on the boards of the Houston Salvation Army, Volunteer Houston, The Fay School, America’s Promise... more
Nicole Catapano
Nicole Catapano, Ph.D., is the Data Analysis Coordinator for the Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex Board of Cooperative Educational Services (WSWHE BOCES) in upstate New York.... more
Nigel Gopie
Nigel Gopie, Ph.D., is an Executive Board member at Cents Ability. He combines analytical and research skills with psychological science to solve complex business cases within IBM’s Internal Strategy Practice (SCIP). He was selected as a Rising Star by the... more
Niranjan Pandey
Pamela Haas
Pamela Haas is an IBM Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs Manager in New York City.... more
Pete Joodi
Pete Joodi, Ph.D., is an IBM Distinguished Engineer and the Senior Location Executive for Columbus/Dublin,Ohio. Dr. Joodi is a recognized expert in designing, developing and deploying complex solutions for the automotive and energy/utility industries. He leads the academic initiative for... more
Peter Welch
Peter Welch represents the state of Vermont in the U.S. House of Representatives. He can be reached at http://welch.house.gov.... more
Philippe Cousteau

Explorer, social entrepreneur and environmental advocate, Philippe Cousteau is the son of Jan and Philippe Cousteau Sr., and the grandson of Captain Jacques-Yves Cousteau. In addition to his work in environmental education and media, Philippe is co-founder of more

Praphan Phanuphak
Praphan Phanuphak, M.D., Ph.D., is Professor of Medicine at Chulalongkorn University and Director of The Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Centre in Bangkok.... more
Raf Gui
Raf Gui is an IT Specialist with IBM Global Business Services in Belgium.... more
Rahel Aschwanden
Rahel Aschwanden is Program Manager at Impact Hub Zürich.... more
Rahm Emanuel

Rahm Emanuel was elected the 55th mayor of Chicago on February 22nd, 2011 and was sworn in on May 16th, 2011.

A native of Chicago with three terms representing his North Side district in Congress, Rahm Emanuel is deeply rooted in... more

Randi Weingarten
Randi Weingarten is President of the American Federation of Teachers, a member of the AFL-CIO.... more
Randy MacDonald
Senior Vice President, Human Resources, IBM... more
Rashid Ferrod Davis
Rashid Ferrod Davis is the founding principal of the Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) in Brooklyn, New York.... more
Remi Abere
Remi Abere leads IBM’s Corporate Citizenship and Corporate Affairs efforts in West Africa.... more
Renee Ellmers
Renee Ellmers is serving her second term representing North Carolina’s second district in the U.S. House of Representatives. Mrs. Ellmers currently serves on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, and is Chairman of the Republican Women’s Policy Committee.... more
Richard D. Parsons
Richard D. Parsons is Chairman of the New NY Education Reform Commission. Mr. Parsons is a former Chairman of Citigroup and the former Chairman and CEO of Time Warner.... more
Rick Koubek
Rick Koubek is Dean of the College of Engineering at Louisiana State University.... more
Rob van Gijzel
Rob van Gijzel is Mayor of Eindhoven, The Netherlands.... more
Robin Selber
Robin Selber is a Director of Integrated Technology Services focused on Public Sector, Communications Sector and General Business Clients with IBM Global Technology Services.... more
Robin Webster
Robin Webster is CEO of Age Action Ireland, a nonprofit dedicated to achieving fundamental change in the lives of all older people by empowering them to live full lives as actively engaged citizens. Age Action Ireland was awarded an IBM... more
Robin Willner
Robin Willner is a consultant to the Public Policy Institute of New York State, Inc., serving as Director of its NYS P-TECH Leadership Council.... more
Rod Adkins
Senior Vice President, IBM Systems & Technology Group... more
Rod Brooks
Rod Brooks is President and CEO of Stop Hunger Now.... more
Ron Dombroski
Director, Market Insights, IBM Global Market Analysis... more
Ronald Gordon

Managing Editor, Citizen IBM

Citizen IBM Blog Contributor Guidelines

What is Citizen IBM?

Citizen IBM is the official blog of IBM’s Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs department. Through this platform, we provide an authentic forum for discussion of a... more

Rosangela Hickson
Rosangela Hickson, Ph.D., is the principal investigator of Brazil’s “Say No to Schistosoma” Project, powered by World Community Grid.... more
Sandra Kelish
Sandra Kelish, M.Ed., NBCT, teaches second grade at Rocky Run Elementary School in Fredericksburg, Virginia.... more
Sarah Knoop
Sarah Knoop is a Healthcare Systems Research Manager with IBM Research.... more
Sarah O'Connor
CEO of Australian Business Volunteers
Seth Bravin
Seth Bravin is a Strategy and Solutions Manager with the IBM Human Ability and AccessibilityCenter.... more
Seth Reichelson
Seth Reichelson is an AP Computer Science teacher at lake Brantley High School in Altamonte Springs, Florida. Mr. Reichelson is the 2012 Central Florida Air force Teacher of the Year and recipient of the 2011 National Center for Women &... more
Sharon Combes-Farr
Sharon Combes-Farr is the Digital Economy Project Director for the State of Vermont. The Digital Economy Project assists Vermont’s food-impacted communities by connecting them to online tools – including workforce training, digital literacy training and digital access – to foster... more
Sharon Nunes
Vice President, Government Industry Strategy & Solutions, IBM... more
Shilpa Menezes
Shilpa Menezes is a Release Manager / Project Manager with the Project Management Operations team of IBM’s Business-to-Business & Commerce group. She also has a background as an Advisory Learning Specialist and Senior Learning & Organization Development Manager.... more
Sid Goodfriend

Sidney E. Goodfriend is Founder and Chairman of American Corporate Partners (ACP). Founded in 2008, ACP offers a nationwide mentoring program dedicated to assisting veterans' transition from the armed services to private enterprise through career counseling and networking with professionals from... more

Stanley S. Litow

Stanley S. Litow is IBM’s Vice President of Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs and President of IBM’s Foundation. Under Stan’s leadership, IBM’s Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs practice has been widely regarded as a global leader, and been praised for... more

Stephen Elsden
Stephen Elsden is the CEO of Compaid, a UK-based charity supporting and empowering disabled people through the use of technology.... more
Stephen Mandel

Serving Alberta’s Capital City for a third term, Mayor Stephen Mandel has led the City of Edmonton since October 2004.

Mayor Mandel is a strong advocate for Alberta municipalities, ensuring they receive a fair share of funding to pay for vital... more

Steve Hamm
Steve Hamm is a communications strategist, writer and videographer at IBM. He was previously a journalist for 30 years, the last 12 as a senior technology writer at BusinessWeek. He is the author of Bangalore Tiger, about the rise of... more
Steven Culbertson
Steven A. Culbertson is President and Chief Executive Officer of Youth Service America, an international nonprofit organization that partners with thousands of organizations committed to increasing the quality and the quantity of volunteer opportunities for young people to serve locally,... more
Sujatha Sebastian
Sujatha Sebastian is the Director of BOC’s Women’s Business Center. Having grown up  in a small family business in NYC she firmly believes that microenterprises can help transform and empower communities.... more
Tessy Ojo
Tessy Ojo is CEO of the Diana Award. The Diana Award was set up as a lasting legacy to Princess Diana’s belief that young people have the power the change the world for the better.... more
Tina Kelley
Tina Kelley, a former New York Times reporter who shared in a Pulitzer Prize for the paper's coverage of 9/11, is a staff writer at Covenant House, which operates shelters in 17 cities throughout the United States and Canada.... more
Tina Roche
Tina Roche is CEO of Business in the Community Ireland.... more
Tina Wilson
Tina Wilson is an IBM Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs manager based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.... more
Tony Brun
An executive and engineer with a focus on sustainability, infrastructure, planning and communities, Tony Brun serves as Chief Executive Officer of the City of Geraldton, Australia.... more
Tony Mwai
Country General Manager, IBM East Africa
Tyler Sparks-Austin
Tyler Sparks-Austin is the IBM Client Executive for the Ontario, Canada School Districts.... more
Ulay Karakoc
Ulay Karakoc is President of ZICEV, Turkey's Foundation for the Training and Protection of Mentally Handicapped Children.... more
Ullrich Sierau
Ullrich Sierau is the mayor of Dortmund, Germany.... more
Vern Veitch

Vern spent many years campaigning for sustainable land and waterways management in North Queensland. A committed environmentalist, Vern completed a Bachelor of Science in Geography and Biology in 2005 and has worked prior to his Council appointment as a Wetlands... more

Victoria Voronova
Victoria Voronova is a Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs specialist with IBM Russia.... more
Virginia Romanutti
Virginia Romanutti is Project Coordinator in Argentina of the Latin America Network of  Fair, Democratic and Sustainable Cities, and member of El Agora.... more
Warner Dijkhuizen
Warner Dijkhuizen is the Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs Manager for IBM in the Netherlands.... more
Wayne Balta
Wayne Balta is IBM's Vice President for Environmental Affairs and Product Safety.... more
William T. Newlin
William T. Newlin is Executive Director of the Jacob Riis Neighborhood Settlement House – a member of United Neighborhood Houses of New York, and a community based non-profit organization that offers comprehensive services to the youth, adults, seniors and families... more
William V. Bell
The Honorable William V. “Bill” Bell was elected Mayor of Durham, North Carolina in 2001. Prior to serving as Mayor, Mr. Bell served as an elected Durham County Commissioner for 26 years, and as Chairman of the Durham Board of... more
Xin Wen Qi
Xin Wen (Vivian) Qi is a User Experience Manager and Certified Usability Analyst with IBM Shanghai.... more
Yawar Muzammil
Muhammad Yawar Muzammil is Assistant Manager for External Engagement at The Hunar Foundation. In addition to his professional work, Yawar also volunteers time to other charity works and has helped survivors of recent earthquakes and floods in Pakistan. Prior to... more
Yoko Eguchi
Yoko Eguchi is an IBM Global Services consultant based in Tokyo.... more