Our Mission

CompTIA AITP Association for IT Professionals

Join, grow and advance your technology career. CompTIA AITP is the leading global, not-for-profit IT professional association for tech professionals. We see the technology industry as the primary contributor to economic growth and seek to fill the pipeline with next-gen workers.

Our top priority is to help tech professionals start or restart careers, realize their ambitions and fulfill their dreams. An advocate for the IT industry workforce, CompTIA AITP’s goal is to narrow the technology skills gap by driving a highly skilled and relevant workforce, encouraging the next generation to join our industry and providing career-boosting tools and resources for the savvy IT pro.

Join us to build your professional network, strengthen your technical knowledge and soft skills, develop a personal career path, and keep current on technology and business trends. Be part of a large, diverse and skilled talent pool as a CompTIA AITP member.

Our Story

Since the 1950s, CompTIA AITP has shaped the IT industry by bringing together tech professionals to share ideas and influence the evolution of technology.

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Our Leadership

CompTIA AITP Executive Council


Raja Singh

Houston Chapter
Houston, TX

Carrie Drephal

Vice Chair
NE Wisconsin Chapter
Little Chute, WI
Julian Wade

Julian Wade

Chair Emeritus
Atlanta Chapter
Stone Mountain, GA

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CompTIA AITP Staff


Nancy Hammervik

Executive Vice President, Industry Relations Group
Colleen Loeffler Phonwiang

Colleen Loeffler-Phonwiang

Director of AITP Member Relations Group
Shawn Sanford

Shawn Sanford

Manager of AITP Member
Relations Group CompTIA
Justin Valentine

Justin Valentine

Manager of AITP Member Relations Group

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