Derek Brown

Derek Brown

Certifications/Licensure/Professional Associations

Microsoft Certified Professional® (MCP)
Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator® (MCSA)
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer® (MCSE)
CompTIA® A+, Network+, Security+, and Server+ Certifications


B.S., Barton College
A.A.S, Johnston Community College
Cisco Networking Academy, Stanly Community College

Professional Experience

Network and Computer technician; System Administrator (Windows 2000 through 2012/R2)
Instructor for Continuing Education (JCC) for seven years
Instructor for Curriculum programs at Johnston Community College for seven years
Installed and configured a new network for a local EMS organization in Johnston County, NC.


Continual maintaining of IT training in the areas of network security, cybersecurity, system administration, and emerging trends in technology.
Current member of JCC's Learning Resources Center and past member of JCC's Technology Committee (previous chairman).
Co-coordinator for Networking Technology internships and co-ops with: Grifols, BB&T, KS Bank, ParkerTech, JCC IT department, and Johnston County Government.

Contact Information

Derek Brown
Networking Instructor
(919) 209-2509