About ITS

Rockingham County Information Technology Services


The Information Services Department serves as a critical support function for all Rockingham County Government organizations, committee’s, partners, departments and employees.  The department provides many vital technology related services that are critical to the county on many levels but at the core is customer service through maintaining, planning, implementing and advising on all matters of information technology.


The department is responsible for all information technology maintenance, planning, initiatives, service and support for internal and external customers of Rockingham County Government. A detailed list of services can be found under the "Information Technology Strategic Plan for 2016-2017" located on this website, however, a brief overview is as follows:

  • Information Technology Management
    • Information Technology Governance
    • Information Technology Standards
    • Information Technology Policies and Procedures
  • Support Services
    • Help desk operation 24x7x365
    • Desktop management and support
    • Server maintenance and support
    • Network and Telecommunications support


Primary Location

Main Government Center Campus

371 NC HWY 65

Wentworth, NC 27375



Ph: (336) 342.8100

Email: its@co.rockingham.nc.us

Help Desk Line: (336) 394.9999


Derek Southern

Chief Information Officer

Director of ITS & GIS Departments



Normal Operating Hours

8:00 am - 5:00 pm EST

Monday - Friday


After Hours - Emergency Hours

24x7x365 - can be reached by contacting 336.394.9999 or xHELP from your Cisco VoIP desk phone.


       Rockingham County North Carolina
      Contact Us
      Rockingham County Government
      371 NC Hwy 65
      Reidsville NC 27320
      Phone: 336.342.8100
      Fax: 336.342.8105