Professional Chapters

STC professional chapters are located around the globe for those who enjoy the benefits of local programming and networking with a diverse focus.

San Francisco

Like all other STC chapters, the San Francisco chapter is run entirely by volunteers. Volunteering is a great opportunity to meet other technical communicators and to build your network.

Santa Barbara

The Santa Barbara chapter is a friendly chapter with about 40 members. Visitors are always welcome at meetings, which are usually the fourth Thursday every other month.

Silicon Valley

The Silicon Valley Chapter of STC serves members in the San Jose, California area.

South Florida

The South Florida Chapter (formerly Palm Beaches) of STC serves technical communication professionals throughout the South Florida area.

Southeastern Michigan

The Southeastern Michigan Chapter provides learning and networking opportunities for local technical communicators, while supporting the international STC organization.

Southern Nevada

The Southern Nevada chapter first met in April of 1986. Since then, its presence in southern Nevada has been steadily growing to serve all areas in southern Nevada (it also has a few members in St. George, UT.)

Southwestern Ohio

The Southwestern Ohio Chapter is made up of individuals who encompass all areas of technical communication and range in experience.

Southwestern Ontario

The Southwestern Ontario Chapter builds skills via volunteering for chapter and community activities; publishes an award-winning monthly newsletter; and sponsors a professional competition.


The Suncoast Chapter of the Society for Technical Communication consists of approximately 130 technical writers, editors, illustrators, designers, managers, and others actively engaged in the field of technical communication in the Tampa Bay area.