Kristin McClellan and Kurt Thigpen have been elected to the board of NCET, a member-supported non-profit that produces educational and networking events to help people explore business and technology.
McClellan, marketing and special projects specialist at RSCVA, was named NCET’s vice president of social media.
Her 12 years of experience in marketing positions includes work as an interactive media business partner with Renown Health and as an online marketing coordinator with Atlantis Casino Resort Spa. McClellan earned bachelor’s degrees in communication studies and psychology from the University of Idaho.
Thigpen, elected vice president of e-mail services, is co-founder and Master of Web at Ace Studios, a Reno-based digital startup, and a digital specialist with Renown Health.
A graduate of Southeastern Technical College, Thigpen has more than eight years experience in digital marketing.
“Kristen and Kurt bring impressive skills in digital marketing that will further strengthen the NCET board,” said Dave Archer, its president and chief executive officer. “We deeply appreciate their willingness to serve our organization.”
NCET, Northern Nevada’s largest networking organization, is a member-supported nonprofit organization that produces educational and networking events to help people explore business and technology. NCET’s award-winning programs include the annual NCET Small Business Expo and NCET Tech Awards, and the monthly Tech Bite, Tech Café and Tech Wednesday events. NCET is funded by memberships, sponsorships and program revenues, and receives no state or Federal funding. NCET is not affiliated with the State of Nevada or the University of Nevada. For more information, visit NCET.org.