Andrew J. Petrus

Photo of Andrew PetrusAndrew has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Art from Alfred University. He currently is a Multimedia Specialist for Dickinson College. Where he is an Academic Technology liaison for the Art, Music, Theatre & Dance, Film Studies, Community Studies, Education, Earth Science, Environmental Science and Psychology departments. He also manages the media center, smart classrooms, and video streaming solution.

Andrew started his own consulting company called “iPeat Solutions” in 2003 to assist small businesses create self-sustaining solutions and web presences, utilizing FileMaker Pro and WordPress.

He began working at Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit (IU#5) in 1998 while still completing his degree at Alfred. During that time he acted as technology advisor for the Governor’s Institute for Arts Educators. Upon receiving his degree he started full-time working on state-wide and local projects including PEEN Virtual Resources, Principals Technology Leadership Academy (a Bill & Melinda Gates foundation project), Teaching the American Story grant, PDE’s eSPARC initiative, and the IU’s Cyber Service. Upon leaving the IU#5 in 2006, Andrew worked for Millcreek Township School District as Web Developer and Technology Trainer until joining Dickinson College in 2009.