Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • May 22, 2012

    Ready for Anything

    Being accepted into Cincinnati’s first IT-Ready class has Tedd Covington jazzed. Covington worked with technology when he served in the Navy performing electrical work on gas turbine systems. But that was 25 years ago. After the military, he eventually found himself in the social-work field.
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  • February 24, 2012

    In IT Security, Clark Found His Stage

    Of all the new directors on the board of the Creating IT Futures Foundation, Julius Clark certainly has the most broadly defined IT career. And, to think, it started almost by accident. Clark grew up in Boston’s Roxbury Madison Park neighborhood. During his high school’s junior year, a teacher casually invited him to sign up for the computer ...
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  • November 9, 2011

    A Steep Climb

    Will Rivera-Fantauzzi was shorter than many of the other boys in school. But he decided to make up for it in toughness and by working hard. He carried that same individual fortitude to U.S. Navy boot camp, where one of the instructors spied leadership potential in him and made Will the leader of a cafeteria serving line over several other recruits.
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