Erica Woods is the Manager of Contractor and Community Relations at Apex Systems. Her focus is on overseeing programs, teams, communication channels, and other resources that support and add value to their National IT Contractor Community of 12,000+. Erica also oversees corporate philanthropy efforts and acts as a technical community evangelist. She has 10 years of experience in the IT staffing world and an MBA from Loyola University. She is a Professional and Career Development Author for the MSSQLTips.com online technical community, presents Career Development sessions for various communities, including SQL Saturdays, and provides internal and external Team, Attitude and Performance Coaching. Erica also runs a MeetUp group called ‘Baltimore Techies for Good,’ which is a platform that brings together technical folks looking for skills-based volunteering opportunities with nonprofits in need of technology help/guidance.