Name: Charles  Renner
 
Department: Information Technology Division
Title: Lab Facilitator
Office Location:
Levine Information Technology, 5121
Central Campus
Phone Number: x3799
Fax Number: (704) 330-6133
Email Address:
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Responsibilities:
* Assisting IT students with IT problems
* Making sure IT Lab Assistants and IT labs have the resources needed to assist IT students with IT problems
* Administration and maintenance of two NETLAB data centers and NETLABs for the Information Technology Division
* Setup of NETLAB pods for IT instructors for IT classes
* Design, creation, and setup of custom IT pods for IT instructors for IT classes
 
Educational Background:
* AAS in Information Technology with a Concentration in Networking Technologies from Central Piedmont Community College
* Working on a BS in Industrial Technology with a Concentration in Information and Computer Technology from East Carolina University (May 2020 expected completion)
* Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing and Switching (CCNA R&S)
* Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
* CompTIA A+
* DellEMC Proven Professional Certification: Academic Associate, Information Storage and Management (ISM)
* 25 years experience as an Information Technology professional and consultant
 
Educational Experience:
I have spent three years working at Central Piedmont Community College as a Lab Assistant before becoming the Instructional Lab Facilitator for the Information Technology Division.

During that time, I have:
* Worked as a Lab Assistant in the CTI-130/A+ lab
* Worked at the ITS Help Desk as a Co-op
* Administered the NETLAB for the Information Technology Divsion as well as its corresponding data center
* Setup a second NETLAB as well its corresponding data center
* Designed and implemented custom pods for NETLAB for students in multiple IT programs
 
Publications:
In 1992, I re-wrote a version of Tetris for the HP 48SX graphing calculator in Reverse Polish Notation (RPN). It's still possible to find this game in HP 48SX archives on the Internet, as well as an emulator for the HP 48SX calculator. ;-)
 
Interests:
* Helping with IT problems
* Spending time with my wife and two children
* Whitewater rafting
* Anything involving technology
* Anime
 

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