I am honored to welcome you to the dynamic world of technology and innovation at Penn Hills School District. As the Director of Technology and Innovation, my commitment is to harness the power of technology to enhance education, foster creativity, and prepare our students for a future filled with possibilities.
In today's fast-paced world, technology is not just a tool but a gateway to a world of knowledge and opportunities. Our mission is to ensure that every student has access to cutting-edge technology and a supportive learning environment that encourages exploration, critical thinking, and collaboration.
Brian Brown, M.S.Ed.
Director of Technology and Innovation
- Overall department leadership and strategic planning
- Liaison between the IT department and the school district administration
- Responsible for budget management and allocation of resources
- Oversee the district's network infrastructure and security
- Design, implement and maintain network solutions
- Collaborate with the Director to set network strategy and standards
- Manage servers, databases, and system infrastructure.
- Ensure data backup, recovery, and system reliability.
- Implement and support software solutions for district-wide use.
- Commonwealth of PA State Reporting (PIMS)
- Coordinate help desk operations and support staff.
- Act as a senior-level technical resource, handling complex issues.
- Assist in project management and staff training.
- Manage administrative tasks, including scheduling, communication, and documentation.
- Assist with meeting organization, maintaining records, and departmental clerical duties.
- Support the IT team with various administrative responsibilities.