Valerie L. Boss is a seasoned IT administrator with 15+ years of experience working in the education sector. Following a passion to help students further their education, Valerie began instructing CIS/IT classes in 2016. Since then, Valerie has developed new courses and expanded existing content to meet the evolving needs of IT industry professionals. Valerie has a Bachelor of Science in Network & Communications Management, numerous IT certifications, and is continually updating her skillset. She grew up in Chicago, IL and now resides in northwest Illinois with husband and son. Some of her hobbies include crafting, cooking, geocaching and camping with her family.