Patrick Ciccarelli

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Patrick Ciccarelli is the founder and CEO of Varsity Technologies.

Patrick began consulting with K-12 schools and non-profit organizations in the early 1990s. Prior to founding Varsity, he spent several years in the classroom as a technology teacher and university lecturer, which gave him insight into the specific technology challenges faced by the education community.

Patrick has held leadership positions with the Ingram Micro Services Advisory Council and VentureTech Network and continues to serve in an advisory role to the worldwide technology distributor regarding their ongoing service to the public sector. In 2010, he joined the Board of Directors for Alternative Family Services (, a large health and human services non-profit in Northern California.

Patrick holds a B.A. from Bucknell University and an M.A. in Education (emphasis in Instructional Technology) from San Francisco State University.

He is the co-author of four technical books: Networking Foundations, CCNA Jumpstart, CCDP Exam Notes, and MCSE Jumpstart from Wiley, Inc.