We are a fully volunteer force that believes in grassroots change. We are technologists, designers, researchers, and educators working together to build and deploy our Learning Platform.
Kunal is a United State Military Academy graduate working within the Cyber Center of Excellence as an Active Duty Army Officer in Augusta, Georgia. He is committed to finding pathways to success for incarcerated Veterans. On his days off, Kunal loves to cook and visit local historical sites.
Tay is a Site Reliability Engineer at Datadog where she develops a chaos engineering platform for simulating unexpected network traffic or network degradation in cloud infrastructure and web services. A believer in grassroots change, Tay also serves as an Auxiliary Police Officer at the NYPD.
Software Team Lead
Scott is a Graduate Student in Georgia Tech’s Online Computer Science program. Aside from his day job in the U.S. Air Force, Scott enjoys teaching others code as well as contributing to open-source software projects that help to make a difference in people’s lives.
Cloud Infrastructure Team Lead
Theo is a fun-loving cloud professional in the U.S. Air Force. He stays active, spends quality time with family and dogs, and fights for education in low income areas. He wants to provide free education to underrepresented youth.
Full-stack Software Engineer
Sungyong, also known as John, is a computational data scientist with a background in civil engineering. He is currently immersing himself in software programming in order to create better data products, especially through visualizations.
Dymon is a U.S. Air Force veteran currently working towards a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration and Policy at the University of Texas at San Antonio. Aside from family, she is passionate about making positive contributions towards improving people’s lives.
Sarah Flatt is a Ph.D. student in the University of Georgia’s English Program and teaches First-Year Composition. She specializes in 18th Century and Romantic literature. Sarah strongly believes that individual attention from educators changes lives.
Melissa is a lifelong writer whose goal is to shed light on human rights issues and promote sustainable solutions. In her free time she enjoys writing fiction, reading, watching films, and spending time with her husband Scott and their rescue mutt, Nubbs
Arthur is an active duty Army Cyber Officer stationed in Augusta with a B.S. in Computer Science from the United States Military Academy. He believes education provides the keys to a better society. In his personal time Arthur tinkers with electronics and occasionally crochets blankets.
Mayuko is a veteran spouse looking to transfer her skills from 10 years providing direct care for people with disabilities in Japan. For nine of those years, she served as the Director of the care agency. She is looking to re-enter the workforce after taking time off to be a mother.
Navya is a recent Software Engineering graduate from the Grace Hopper Academy. She spent 5+ years in HR prior to her transition. She hopes to help the community around her and develop software that solves practical problems. Navya loves to travel, hike, and dance.
After running her first marathon in the city in 2019, Tara moved to New York to pursue a creative career in photography. Tara has experience within marketing, design, and event management, and currently hosts a Podcast, Adopted Babies from China.
Alberto Rodriguez is a Director of Cyber Solutions at SIXGEN. Previously a Cyber Operations Officer in the U.S. Army, he is passionate about both leadership and assisting military veterans transitioning into private or public sector jobs.
Tariq has over 10 years of experience in full-stack software development. He loves creating snappy, beautiful user interfaces. Tariq often visits England where he grew up and enjoys spending time with his fiancé, rabbit and dog.
Matt is a Site Reliability Engineer in the finance industry with over a decade of work experience in computer networking as well as system administration at Columbia University. He serves as a Captain in the New York Police Department Auxiliary Unit.
Technology Education Advisor
Hiro is a freelance Technical Writer and Content Strategist, specializing in small to medium-sized tech startups. She is the Founder of AWS Newbies and a Technical Instructor at LinkedIn Learning. She has formalized training in Special Education.