Vel started working at Ferris State in December of 2007. Vel is currently the Technology Services Coordinator for the Satellite IT Team supporting EIO and Pharmacy departments statewide. He coordinates and provides support for all technology related needs. Vel works in cooperation with BR IT teams and host IT of the Ferris Satellite campuses to apply University standards and compliances in Grand Rapids and all across the state of Michigan. He is CompTIA A+, Security+, ITIL, and Dell certified. Vel holds a BAS degree in Computer and Information Security and MS in Information System Management. His ambition is to represent Ferris by delivering "knock your socks off" service to Ferris statewide.