Technical Supervisor, BeAM Makerspace, Hanes Arts Center, UNC-Chapel Hill
DJ Fedor is the technical supervisor at the Be A Maker (BeAM) makerspace facility in Hanes Arts Center. Fedor has worked at UNC-Chapel Hill since 2008 and has been making things in one form or fashion for more than 20 years. He worked as a carpenter’s apprentice, production machinist, machinist for a NASCAR team, and most recently, as an instrument maker for the Gillings School of Global Public Health. There, he dealt with machining many materials, woodworking, plastic working, metal working and welding, and also conducting student training. Fedor enjoys working with students to create a safe and fun environment where they can learn and grow together.