Tech Data Corporation
Chris Fecke has worked at Tech Data for eight years, working from an entry-level purchasing position into a supervisory IT role, leading a team of ten engineers managing global unified communications. \ He works closely with the Diversity & Inclusion program at Tech Data and in 2015 was a founding board member of their LGBT ERG, Spectrum. Spectrum has grown to 300+ members and participated in the 2018 St. Pete Pride parade with 500+ attendees. Spectrum develops and conducts Ally training courses to ensure LGBT employees feel accepted. Chris has held a number of chair positions on Equality Florida’s Tampa Gala steering committee, raising $350k+ annually to combat school bullying and promote equality. For two years he’s been on the steering committee for AIDS Walk Tampa Bay, helping increase attendance by over 10% and raise record amounts, with Tech Data recognized as the top fundraising team both years. Chris graduated from Saint Leo University with a Master of Business Administration.