Phone: (941) 255-7500
Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Doug Christian
Mr. Christian is an information technology professional with more than twenty-five years' experience, and has served as a classroom teacher for nearly a decade. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Educational Studies and a Master of Education in Learning and Technology, both from Western Governors University. He holds a Florida professional teaching certificate with coverages in Business Education, Engineering and Technology, Music, and Mathematics. He is currently pursuing a doctorate in Educational Leadership through Arkansas State University.
Mr. Christian currently serves as instructor and program planner for Information Technology programs. He holds valid industry certifications from CompTIA, including ITF+, A+, Linux+, Network+, and Security+, with professional and specialist certifications CLNP, CLSS, CSIS, and CIOS.
Mr. Christian's classroom management style is characterized by high levels of teamwork, encouragement, and excitement. He strives to foster a feeling of acceptance and family among all stakeholders, including instructors, students, and parents. Mr. Christian's mission of building capable, qualified technicians is encapsulated in a devotion to help every student build and strengthen his or her most vital employability skills. One of his favorite mottos is Great Technicians, Good People.