The National Extension Technology Community is a 501(c)(3) professional organization for information technology professionals and practitioners within the Cooperative Extension System.  

The Community facilitates collaboration on the unique issues, needs, and opportunities faced by Extension IT professionals and the clients they serve. The Community offers professional development for its members and increased recognition and esteem for IT fields within the land-grant system. 

The Community is led by board members and regional representatives according to a set of bylaws.