About Us


Workforce and Economic Development. In short: Create and identify jobs. Train people.

  • Goal: To create opportunities for job growth, job training, STEAM curriculum, plus public policy and advocacy around technology subjects
  • One of 60+ tech councils in North America, including Canada. Member of TECNA (Tech Councils of America and CompTIA)
  • Independent, non-profit educational organization.
    Registered 501C3.
  • Established officially April 22, 2014. First meetup February 2013.

If you’d like to join, pay your membership dues of a minimum of $300 on this site, and we will add you to our mailing list.


TALK Executive Director/CEO/Chair

Dawn Marie Yankeelov
Founder, TALK and ASPectx
dawny@aspectx.com or

TALK Vice-President 

Bryan Eugene, Retired Channel Sales Manager, Spectrum Business, balexander13@icloud.com

Other Active Board Members

Eric Satterly, PE, Chief Information Officer, Jefferson County Public Schools, eric.satterly@jefferson.kyschools.us

Brock Jamison, Vice President and Partner, Orion Networks, BJamison@orionnetworksit.com

Karlie Brown, Enterprise Account Executive, Comcast, karlie_boarman@comcast.com