Faculty and Staff

Administrators

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    Justin Daves

    Director

    Biography

    Justin has served as the Director of CHASS IT since 2008.  He also has a secondary role as the Director of College Facilites for CHASS which he has held since 2011.  He holds a Master of Engineering degree (Industrial Engineering concentration)  and a B.S. in Computer Science from North Carolina State University.  He is also a CHASS graduate having earned a B.A. in History
     
    Justin joined CHASS in 1998, and prior to becoming IT Director, he served as Associate IT Director for four years; Head Programmer for five years; and began as a Network Computing Technician.  Justin won the 2012 CHASS EPA Award for Excellence for his work in space allocation and planning; managing facilities renovation projects; and his leadership of CHASS IT.  He was also the 2004 CHASS SPA Award for Excellence winner for his efforts in saving the college money on IT expenditures, improving IT assistance response time, and assisting with the development of an online credit card donation system for the college.

Instructional Technology

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    Scott H Maddox

    Instructional Support Lead

    Biography

    Scott served in the U.S. Army as a Medic from 1989-1993 and was stationed in Texas and Germany. He went on to earn a B.S. in Biology from the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) in 1999. While attending college, he worked at the VA Hospital as a lab technician/supertech from 1994-2002 and served in the Texas National Guard as a Medic from 1994-1997. He received his computer training from Southern Methodist University where he earned a certificate in MCSE. He is certified in A+, Network + and MCP. Scott began working for CHASS IT upon moving to North Carolina from Texas in 2002.

  • Mr Robert T. Bell

    Instructional Technology
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    Harrison Ronald Whitaker Jr

    Instructional Technology

    Biography

    Harrison joined NCSU in August of 2014 with CALS IT as a Helpdesk Consultant. He then transitioned into his Current position with CHASS IT in December of 2014. Prior to joining NCSU Harrison worked as a Warehouse Systems Coordinator for Kraft Foods in Springfield MO for 4 years. Harrison received his B.S. in Information Technology from Norfolk State University in 2007 and also a M.S. in IT/Network Management from Strayer University in 2012.   

  • Lindsey Amaya

    Lab Assistant
  • Meghendra Anne

    Lab Assistant
  • Austin Kollar

    Lab Assistant
  • Vasil Uhnyuck

    Lab Assistant

Systems and Programming

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    Daniel Henninger

    Systems and Programming Lead

    Biography

    Daniel serves as an Operations & Systems Specialist, as of December 2008. He previously worked as an Operations & Systems Specialist with the Office of Information Technology for 9 years, before leaving the university for a one year stint as a Software Engineer with Jive Software. He has a B.S. in Computer Science from NCSU and works on a number of open source projects in his spare time. He currently works to design, implement, and support the various systems and server infrastructure within the college.

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    Thomas Michael Ascenzo

    Systems and Programming

    Biography

    Thomas Graduated from East Carolina University in Dec. 2012 with a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration. He served as a temporary Tech. Support Technician for a little over a year at CHASS IT until going full time as an Operations Technician. He currently helps maintain the integrity of CHASS servers, virtual computing labs, network printers and everyday troubleshooting for faculty, staff and graduate students.

  • Lindsey Corbin

    Systems and Programming
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    Martijn Hogewoning

    Systems and Programming

    Biography

    Martijn graduated from Durham Technical Community College in 2011 with an A.S. in Computer Programming, and a business degree in 1996 from Holtlant College, the Netherlands. Prior to joining CHASS IT, Martijn worked with a software development company as a programmer and in customer relations.  Martijn joined CHASS IT in November 2012 and is currently working on several projects, including software deployment preparation.

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    Chris Smith

    Systems and Programming

    Biography

    Chris is currently employed as an Applications/Web Developer for CHASS IT, and began that role in September of 2008. Previously, he worked as a work-study for the department serving as a Network Computing Technician. He received his degree in Technology Education with a minor in Computer Science from NCSU in 2012. Prior to joining CHASS IT in Fall 2004, Chris volunteered his services to people and organizations in the community. As a member of CHASS IT, he has recently worked to help in upgrading the college web servers, updating and maintaining web applications, and troubleshoots a variety of IT problems.

  • Gene Todd

    Student Worker

Technology Support

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    Vijay Tailor

    Technology Support Lead

    Biography

    Vijay joined CHASS IT in January of 2006 and prior to that he worked with Warp Systems/Computers in Raleigh, LLC as a Technical Support Manager. Vijay graduated from North Maharashtra University, India in 1996 with a B.S in Electronics and Telecommunication. Prior to coming to the United States, Vijay worked in the field of Telecommunication, Computer Hardware and networking. His certifications include SCJP (Sun Certified Java Programmer) and MCP.

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    Mr Zack D. Dean

    Technology Support

    Biography

    Zack served in the U.S. Navy active duty from 2001-2011 and was stationed in Hawaii, D.C., NC, and Kuwait.  While attending college, he worked as a Submarine Sonar Operator and Navy Nuclear Propulsion Administrator from 2002-2009.  In 2010 Zack joined the Naval reserves to begin school fulltime at N.C. State and was immediately called back to active duty in Kuwait where he worked as a Database Manager at a tactical operations center.  He went on to earn a B.A. in Psychology from NC State in May 2012 and is now pursuing his Masters of Technology Education from NC State.  Zack began working for CHASS IT in November 2012. 

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    Garrett K Hobbs

    Technology Support

    Biography

    Garrett serves as a technology support specialist for CHASS IT, specializing in applications software support.  Garrett is a graduated from NC State in 2002 with a B.S. in Computer Science and a strong background in Electrical and Computer Engineering. He originally joined CHASS IT in 2002 as a Network Computing Technician.

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    Christopher S Mayes

    Technology Support

    Biography

    Scottie joined CHASS IT in May 2006 and prior to that he worked at the North Carolina School of the Arts IT department in Winston-Salem as a Technical Support Analyst. Scottie graduated from Winston-Salem State University in 2004 with a B.S. in Computer Science and a minor in Mathematics. While at WSSU, he served as an intern with the IT department and volunteered his services for faculty and students.