Derrick Freeman earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana. He started his career at WHIO TV as an Video Editor and Technical Director for TV News. Derrick has 15 + years of experience in video production, 10 years of videography experience, and over 10 years of experience as a non-linear editor. He has been compressing video for 18 years and has spent the last 19 years researching streaming media. Derrick was an Adjunct Instructor in the Design Department at Sinclair Community College in Dayton, Ohio, for 5 years. He taught Computer Basics for Mac, Digital Video, Photoshop, and Interactive Digital Theory. Today he serves in the role of Program Manager and Webcast Producer at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, and provides consulting and training through his company Freeman Compression Inc.