- Bachelors of Science in Mathematics, minor Physics from SUNY Albany
- MBA with a concentration in IT Management from SUNY Albany
- IT Security certificate from Bauman Moscow State Technical University
Derek joins Morcon Tissue as an IT Specialist after spending several years working in the IT industry handling everything from designing and implementing server and networking solutions to providing search optimizations and website solutions to local businesses. In his position at Morcon, Derek serves as the liaison with any third-party IT partners while also troubleshooting issues, ensuring functional specification development, and managing the ERP system (enterprise resource planning). In his free time, Derek enjoys stock trading, exercising, cooking, and real estate.