STC seeks to advance the arts and sciences of technical communication, promote awareness of the latest trends and technology in the field, and provide innovative services for the education and professional development of its members.
The Society's diverse membership includes writers, editors, illustrators, printers, publishers, educators, students, engineers, and scientists employed in a variety of technological fields. With more than 11,000 members worldwide, STC is the largest professional organization serving the technical communication profession.
The Carolina Chapter currently serves more than 100 members in the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area of North Carolina, and in the Foothills region of North and South Carolina. The chapter is an STC Community of Excellence and a Pacesetter Award winner.