IDL Leaders & Committees

See the recording of our 2016-2017 SIG team Virtual Open House.

See our "Help Wanted" listings on the Volunteer Opportunities page.

SIG Co-managers

Lori Meyer and Viqui Dill were assistant co-managers for the year 2016 and have transitioned to co-managers in 2017.

Lori Meyer

lori_jan2014Lori, an STC Fellow, has more than 20 years of experience as a technical writer, editor, and help developer. She began her technical communication career in Rochester, NY, and relocated to the San Francisco Bay area in 1998. Lori has been active in STC since the early 1990s, starting with the Rochester Chapter, where she created the chapter's first Web site.

Since then, she has held in many volunteer positions, including employment manager, secretary, conference co-chair, membership manager, director-at-large, and SIG co-manager. She currently serves on the STC Community Affairs Committee (CAC) and has delivered leadership presentations at the STC Summit international conference and via webinar.

On the community level, Lori is a director at large for the Carolina Chapter, secretary of the Washington DC-Baltimore Chapter, membership manager of the Rochester and San Diego Chapters, and immediate past president of the East Bay Chapter. Lori also volunteers for the Technical Editing and Consulting and Independent Contracting SIGs.

Contact Lori at

Viqui Dill

Viqui Dill is a senior member of STC. She is an active member of the Washington DC - Baltimore chapter, serves as co-manager and programs lead for the Instructional Design and Learning Special Interest Group, volunteers for TC Camp, and plays in STC's rock band, the Rough Drafts. She plans webinars, moonshine tastings, and rock concerts.

Viqui describes herself as "Technical writer, wife and mom, bass player, worship leader. I'm happiest when folks sing along with me."

Contact Viqui at

Past Managers

  • Mellissa Ruryk and Robert Hershenow (2015-2016)
  • Preeti Mathur and Cindy Pao (2013-2014)
  • Jamye Sagan and Maralee Sautter (2010-2012)
  • Jeanette Rogers (2009-2011)
  • Jackie Damrau (2007-2009)
  • Jane Smith (2004-2007)
  • Yvonne DeGraw (xxxx-2004)

Communications / List Manager

Content Curator




Programs Manager

Student Outreach



Social Media (Twitter/Facebook/LinkedIn)

jamye self portrait 001Jamye Sagan currently serves as  social media and surveys manager for the IDL SIG, and is a senior member of STC. She served as a co-manager of the SIG from 2010-12. At work, she uses her tech comm skills to make sense out of the seemingly senseless.

At play, she uses sticks and hooks to transform yarn into pretty objects.

Contact Jamye at


Training Evaluations

preeti_Dec10Preeti served as Co-Manager for IDL-SIG 2012-2014. Preeti is an independent consultant and an STC Associate Fellow. You can reach her at


IDL Web Site

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