Amy Sample Ward is the CEO of NTEN: Nonprofit Technology Network, the membership community for nonprofit professionals who put technology to use to meet their missions. Through strategy building, training, and facilitating, Amy has helped groups in the United States, United Kingdom, and around the world use social and mobile technologies to start creating a better world. She works with organizations of all sizes and all kinds, and truly believes that by creating strong communities we can change our world.
In 2013, Amy and Allyson Kapin co-authored Social Change Anytime Everywhere: How to Implement Online Multichannel Strategies to Spark Advocacy, Raise Money, and Engage your Community. In 2009, Amy co-authored Social by Social: A handbook in using social technologies for social impact. She has also contributed to publications about social media and online engagement. Amy is a monthly contributor to Tony Martignetti Nonprofit Radio and a regular contributor to other online and printed publications. She has worked in private philanthropy, advocacy organizations, international nonprofits, web design companies, and as a consultant.