Business and Public Service Professor Nancy Severe-Barnett recently took her Introduction to Information Systems and Introduction to Computer Applications and Concepts classes on a field trip to the Reston office of Red River, an information technology hardware, software and services provider. The students heard presentations from various members of the staff detailing how technology plays an important role in their position.
Presenters included Human Resources Manager Hillary Halleck, Senior Sales Director Kush Kumar, Senior Director of Partner Strategy Dave Levin, Senior Alliance Partner Manager Rob Williams, and Network Systems Administrator Amin Murad (a NOVA alumnus).
“Kudos to Red River for providing our students with thought-provoking testimonies on how hard work, perseverance, knowledge of technology, and networking skills play an important role in their education and in their career decisions,” Severe-Barnett said.
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