GetWITit Announces A New Board Member


Petra Oglesbee
Senior Marketing Manager

5 Nov 2020

GetWITit Appoints Catherine Bushong to Board of Directors

Cincinnati, Ohio – Nov 5: GetWITit announces that Catherine Bushong, Business Development Manager at Vernovis, will join their Board of Directors as the Secretary and Marketing Committee Chair for the Cincinnati Chapter. Catherine joins the GetWITit Board of Directors with over 10 years of experience in workforce planning within Greater Cincinnati. For the past eight years, Catherine has specialized in Technology staff augmentation solutions for organizations of all sectors and sizes. During her progressive career, she has established herself within the IT community and has built an extensive network across industries. Catherine will collaborate with Jessica Hall, Cincinnati Chapter President, Heather Ackels, Cincinnati Chapter Vice President, Shelly Valentine, Cincinnati Chapter Social Media Operations Director, and Sierra O’Bryan, Cincinnati Chapter Community Engagement Director, to chart the local organization’s mission and vision to inspire more women to enter the field of technology, to build an environment where those women can flourish, and to create opportunities for more women to ascend into leadership roles.

“I am extremely honored and excited to take on the role as the Secretary and Marketing Committee Chair to bring awareness to women in technology,” state Catherine. “I have always been an advocate of positivity, and I’m thrilled to bring awareness, and showcase the amazing women that are driving change, innovation, and making an impact within Cincinnati.”

“We are very excited to have Cat join the Cincinnati Chapter,” said Elizabeth Tolia, President, National Board of Directors for GetWITit. “Cat’s energy and passion for helping women get into IT will be great to continue to build within Cincinnati! Cat is vibrant, bold and her strong voice will get our message out to the women within the Cincinnati community and beyond!”

Vernovis actively seeks to build the IT community and help close the IT talent gap by supporting organizations like GetWITit. They look forward to supporting Catherine and GetWITit in their mission to encourage more women to build careers in IT.


Vernovis is a solutions, consulting and staffing firm, serving businesses in the Columbus, Dayton and Cincinnati Ohio areas. We help these companies complete critical business initiatives that are championed by their Technology, Cybersecurity and Financial leaders.

GetWITit fosters an environment that inspires diverse thought within technology by building communities that are passionate about promoting change. We aspire to cultivate local community engagement so that women can sustain, excel, and advance in technology careers. Our chapters are created for like-minded individuals to share ideas and create support systems through local events with the goal of igniting new relationships.