Derek Frempong - Presidential Innovation Fellow
Derek Frempong is a Presidential Innovation Fellow working on Disaster Response and Recovery at the Department of Energy. Derek is a software engineer intent on creating innovative software that delivers a great user experience. He most recently served as a Senior Software Development Manager at Connections Education, which was acquired in 2011 by Pearson plc. Connections Education specializes in K-12 education via public and private virtual schools. Among Derek’s accomplishments is a patent pending in the field of enforcing academic integrity in virtual learning environments. He previously worked in the entertainment field, delivering innovative software for both web and mobile.