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UPDATE: Operating status changes for today, January 17, 2018.

Gallaudet University: Open
KDES: Closed
MSSD: 2 Hour Delay

Posted 1/17/2018 at 8:00 AM EST

Jay Scotton

Sr. Network Engineer Team Lead
Gallaudet Technology Services

Jay Scotton

Phone Numbers

202-250-2312 (VP)



Merrill Learning Center 2112

    Jay was born and raise in golden state of California and, in 1982, graduated from California School for the Deaf. He recieved bachelor of arts degree in 1988 in Computer Science at Gallaudet University. After Graduating,  he worked for Internal Revenue Service as Computer Specalist. Soon after he reconnected with a Gallaudet classmate,  Jamie Clark, persuades him to join ClarkNet , the first deaf-owned internet provider company. At ClarkNet, he worked as a System Adminstrator and Network Engineer. When ClarkNet was acquired by VERIO, Inc. Jay was promoted to nationwide senior system engineer. At Gallaudet University serves as senior network engineer, and team leader.

   Jay loves to explore various of operating systems such as Junos, Cisco IOS, Linux, Unix, Solaris OS, FreeBSD, MS windows, MAC osX. And he taught himself Firewall, VPN Tunnel. His other hobbies include are Fishing, Racquetball and Home Improvement, and especially loves spending time with his wife, Teri Scotton.

Overseas the network activies within Gallaudet University campus and Clerc Center Campus. Project Leader on Swapping switches from Cisco to Juniper. Configures Juniper and Cisco industrial switches. Monitors networks utilitizing Zabbix. Updates Firewall. Assists with Unix.

  • DNS, DHCP using Infoblox 
  • Monitoring System using Zabbix

Off Campus:

  • Howard County Associate of the Deaf Officer
  • GU Class of '87 Officer


800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002


800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002