Information Technology/Communications

The ITC Committee works to provide a dynamic website and systems to facilitate IT processes for the AFICS/NY office, as well as to enhance the member experience, and to improve communications and social interaction amongst members.


Join us!  Bright ideas, diverse talents and willing hands are welcome.





Volunteer Opportunities: Areas/Skills for ITC Team Projects

Remote Volunteering possibilities (work from home):

  • Check website’s links to make sure they still work properly
  • Check other websites for possible updates of relevance to AFICS (PF, HLIS, Medicare, SSA, IRS, ?) or for new content to add to existing pages
  • Do editing or copy writing work (document summaries, headline > latest news summary/statement, ?)


  • Editor
  • Researcher/Reporter
  • Writer/Proofreader
  • Website Usage Tester
  • Graphics Designer
  • Research/Data Entry Assistance
  • Photographer or Videographer
  • Photo Editor
  • Volunteer Coordinator


Related Activities

 TIPS & TOOLS  page


ITC Committee Members

Co-Chairs: Joan McDonald and Mac Chiulli

Gail Bindley-Taylor

Mary Lynn Hanley

Velimir Kovacevic

Elba Lages

Committee Meetings

When:   As needed.

Where:  AFICS/NY office (DC1-580), by teleconference, or online meeting technologies.


Recent Deliverables

  • AFICS Website Modernization - UNiteWeb version using Drupal

  • Evite online invitations

  • Zoom online meetings & screensharing


Under Construction

  • Website Maintenance User Guides, Workflows, etc.


Idea Board

  • Members-Only Space (for access to restricted-content)
  • Online Membership Dues Payment System
  • Online Membership Application Form
  • Information Capture into Membership Database


* ITC Committee Use Only *