Join Microsoft to learn about technology innovation opportunities from the Nonprofit Tech Acceleration (NTA) for Black and African American Communities program, a part of Microsoft’s overall commitment to better serve communities of color. The NTA program provides technology assistance to nonprofits that support the Black and African American community. During this session, you’ll learn more about the program, available technology and services, how to utilize free and discounted licenses, learning opportunities, and how our Concierge team can guide you through the entire process.
- Evolution and scope of the NTA program
- The technology offerings and benefits
- How to activate licensing
- Technology learning opportunities
- The NTA program’s Concierge team and process
Featuring the following NTA and Concierge team speakers:
Darrell Booker, NTA Program Lead
Darrell has more than two decades of executive leadership in technical planning, development, and implementation. Formerly a Microsoft Cloud Solution Architect, he brings immense passion for both technology and the nonprofit spaces. His commitment to helping underserved communities through the NTA program is unrivaled.
Tiffiany Law, Concierge Specialist
Before joining the NTA Concierge team, Tiffiany was a Co-Sell Specialist on the Microsoft Co-Sell campaign, engaging directly with partners and helping them find solutions. Tiffiany has a Bachelor of Science in integrative studies in Biology and Chemistry from Kennesaw State University. She is currently enrolled in a Cybersecurity bootcamp at Texas A&M University Kingsville.
Karalyne Brown, Concierge Specialist
Karalyne feels she’s found her dream job on the NTA Concierge team, able to bridge her love for technology with her passion for giving back to others. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in public health from William Paterson University and spends some of her spare time coaching local youth sports.
Robb Wells, Azure Specialist
A technology veteran with 20 plus years in healthcare IT and cloud platform architecture. He joins the Concierge team as an Azure specialist and is very excited to apply his skills to help the NTA program help as many organizations as possible.
Nick Sirikulbut, Concierge Lead
Nick has held a wide number of technology positions, providing support and strategic advisement for both small- and large-scale organizations. He currently volunteers for I Hope for LA and the San Fernando Rescue Mission. He is a graduate of UCLA and lives in California.