Amy Sample Ward

Social Media Influencer

What moves you? Having a vision of a better world, and knowing that even as an individual, just like anyone else, I really can make an impact.

Amy Sample Ward is a blogger, facilitator and trainer having worked with groups and spoken at events in the US, UK and around the world. In 2009, she co-authored Social by Social, a handbook in using social technologies for social impact, and has contributed to various other publications about social media. She is a conversation-starter and thought-leader, writing about strategic uses of new technologies for communities and organizations on her blog and the Stanford Social Innovation Review. She is currently the Membership Director for the Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN). Previously, she served as Community Development Manager for a program area at TechSoup Global called Community-Driven Innovation, where, among other things, she managed the NetSquared program.

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