WHO IS BEHIND MUNITECH ACADEMY?
MuniTech Academy is a joint venture that supports the educational mission of the Municipal Information Systems Association of California (MISAC). We are grateful to our numerous association partners, who share MuniTech Academy training opportunities with their members. Learn more about our Principals and Manager below.
Brian is one of the co-founders of MuniTech Academy and currently serves as the President of MISAC. He is also the Information Technology Manager for the City of Coronado. Brian helps oversee MuniTech Academy programming and outreach.
Ryder Todd Smith
Ryder is one of the co-founders of MuniTech Academy and President of Tripepi Smith & Associates, a communications firm specializing in supporting local governments and municipal-related organizations. He has over 15 years of experience leveraging information technology, marketing and public affairs to serve both the public and private sector. Ryder helps oversee MuniTech Academy programming and service.
Saara is the Manager for MuniTech Academy and a Business Analyst with Tripepi Smith. Saara oversees the MuniTech Academy website, helps execute classes, and handles communication with all students.