Derrick Brown

I’m Derrick Brown Counselor at Urbana Adult Education.  I moved to Urbana, IL in July of 2017 to work for UAEC.  I’m originally from Peoria, IL.  I attended Blaine Sumner Middle School, Peoria Manual High School (Home of the Rams).  I played basketball in high school and also played in the band.  I attended Western Illinois University where I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation Facility Management and AIU where I received my Master’s Degree in Education.

Previously, I have worked as a counselor in Decatur Public schools.  I have always had the passion and commitment to work with students.  I have spent a number of years coaching high school basketball.

I have four children three boys and one girl and 3 grandchildren.  In my spare time I enjoy reading I enjoy reading, traveling and working out.