Associate of Arts from Blackhawk Technical College, 1991
Pete Anderson has taught at DU for 10 years primarily in networking technology. Pete is the advisor for the Cyber Defense Organization, a student organization that promotes network and information security. He is also team advisor for the DU Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition team which has placed in the top three at the Michigan state qualifier three out of the last five years.
Pete serves as the Cisco Networking Academy Regional main contact for the W.A. Lettinga campus and provides support for multiple local Cisco Networking Academies across West Michigan. Pete is a member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the IEEE Computer Society, and the West Michigan Cisco User Group.
He holds multiple Cisco Systems, Inc. networking certifications, including CCNA, CCNA Security, CCDA, CCNP, CCDP, and CCSP. He is working toward the Cisco Certified Internetwork Engineer - Routing & Switching certification.
Pete sums up his teaching philosophy as, "My intent is to provide each student with both knowledge and hands-on skills."