Derrick has served as Operations Manager with the North Carolina Department of Administration State Parking Division since 2007. He is responsible for the maintenance, parking enforcement and daily operations of fifteen surface lots, six multi-level parking decks (serving State government employees) and three transient lots. Derrick is also responsible for the division’s project management, working closely with NCDOA Office of State Construction, various, designers, contractors and venders on several past and current capital expansion and repair & restoration projects. He is a military veteran who served ten years in the US Army. Derrick recently completed the Certified Public Managers program, where his project paper entitled “Extreme Makeover: The Parking Edition”, is being used to implement several improvements to parking operations within the State Government Complex.