Dale Drummond is currently a Team Lead / Sr. Network Management Engineer at MCNC which operates the North Carolina Research and Education Network (NCREN). Previously he spent almost 20 years at Cisco Systems, as an Operations Coordinator for Cisco's Tactical Operations Team, Program Manager in Cisco's Global Government Solutions Group, and an engineer in Cisco's Technical Assistance Center, Advanced Services and Systems Engineering groups. Dale has several non-tech related hobbies such as scuba diving, photography, golf, and competitive rifle and pistol shooting. You can find him on Twitter as @rtpddrummon.