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.