Staff Profile – Brian Cox

Title: Director of networking & IT infrastructure

Years at UNK ITS:  5

Family: Wife, Becky. 2 girls both married and out of school

Hobbies/Interests:  Hunting, 4-H volunteer, watching Netflix, reading

Areas of ITS responsibility:  IT infrastructure, routers, switches, cable TV

Tell us about the journey that led you to IT: Started with an interest in computers and led to taking courses in networking. Worked for the Buckle and Hewlett-Packard prior to coming to UNK. Graduated from Colorado State University and Masters from Colorado Christian University

If you could abolish one piece of modern technology, what would it be and why?  I cannot say as each can be used in a positive way but also there are negative consequences for each type of technology.

Do you prefer Windows or Mac?  Why?  Depends on what I’m trying to do and which one prevented me from doing it last time I tried to use it.

Do you prefer white, dark or milk chocolate?  Yes

What was your favorite TV show growing up?  Cheers

What is your favorite thing to do on the weekends?  Spending time outside when the weather is good

What was (or is) your favorite video game?  1943

What is one professional or personal skill you wish you had that you don’t?  A photographic memory

What do you like on your pizza?  Everything that goes on a Supreme pizza