Timothy Ayodele is Urban Ed’s IT Instructor/Network Associate. Timothy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Physics and a Masters of Science in Computer Science with an emphasis in network security. He is also certified in CCENT, CCNA Routing & Switching, CCNA CyberOps, CCNA Security, A+, Network+, Security+, and CySA+. He has taught high school youth as well as at the University of the District of Columbia’s (UDC) Computer Science department as a graduate teaching assistant. Timothy is passionate about student success and excels in engaging students with robust tools, resources and support to keep students engaged and equipped with the basic & advanced fundamentals they need to grasp highly technical concepts and pass global exams. Timothy has received honors for coordinating the development of the Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) program at UDC, an alliance-based program, with the overall goal of assisting universities and colleges in diversifying the nation’s science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce.