Joan Wotkowicz - Technical Communication


Community Involvement

Volunteering is very rewarding, both personally and professionally. Check out the famous Atwood Cuties!

Society for Technical Communication

Spirit of Volunteerism award from Society for Technical Communication
  • Member of the Online Communication Competition Committee 1999-2004 and co-coordinator in 2001-2003
  • Proud recipient of a Boston Chapter Spirit of Volunteerism award
  • Recipient of Merit award in the 1999 Electronic Documentation Competition
  • Judge in the Boston/Northern New England Online Communication and Technical Publications Competitions
  • International Online Communication Competition judge in 2005

Nashua River Watershed Association

Squannacook River Rail Trail

  • An advocacy committee working to convert a section of abandoned railroad into trail in Townsend and West Groton, Massachusetts
  • Authored a successful grant application to the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation for $20,000 to conduct a preliminary engineering study
  • Produced a documentary film for cable access television to increase public awareness of the trail
Scenes from the documentary film "Making the Case for Rails-to-Trails in Townsend"