Known as the second largest financial hub in the U.S., Charlotte is also quickly becoming one of the East Coast’s strongest cities for technical talent. Built on strong public-private partnerships and one of the largest and busiest airports in the country, Charlotte has attracted a young, educated and talented workforce ready to tackle the world’s biggest problems through innovative and collaborative efforts.
Have a couple hours? Get your feet wet and try your hand at some code.
A graduate from Clemson University and native of the South, Michelle has always enjoyed taking adventures and meeting new people. After a 7+ year career in the events industry, she looked for her next big adventure and challenge - in came The Iron Yard!
Luke earned both his bachelors and masters in computer science, but has also been an avid side project enthusiast since graduating. During grad school he taught a course for budding computer scientists and realized how accessible and fun coding could be for others and has been excited about it ever since.
Oliver is a graduate of the The Iron Yard Raleigh’s iOS course and is originally from Durham, NC. When he’s not writing Swift code or on campus in Charlotte, Oliver can usually be found at at the nearest brewery, basketball court, or sizable body of water.
Ben is coming to The Iron Yard after a 6 year tenure in the web application development scene. Mostly recently a Tech Team Lead in a .NET development shop, Ben has experience working with mentoring and developing teams of developers. Ben has also worked on Java, node.js, and Ruby on Rails.
At each of our locations we offer free code classes for kids. We believe in investing in the local tech economy for the long-run, and that means impacting the next generation.
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