Coaches

Here you can find a list of the 2712 volunteers who have coached at codebar.

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Helen Root (she/they)

I work as a freelance full-stack web developer for a state start-up in the French governmental incubator beta.gouv.fr. When I'm not at my computer I do theatre and near-constantly listen to music/podcasts. Can chat to you in English, français and русский.

skills: html css javascript python

Gary Siu (they/them)

A Rubyist and JS programmer currently specialising in front-end development. West London Coders co-organiser.

skills: ruby html css javascript

Dale Blackburn (he/they)

I'm a full stack developer currently working for @15gifts.

skills: Perl automation React html css javascript node.js TypeScript

Morgan Roderick (he/they)

Enthusiastic cook and amateur photographer

skills: Unit Testing software engineering html css javascript Git

Pranav Kasetti (He/Him)

I love coding! :P

Alex Fedenczuk (he/him)

Senior Consultant (specialising in software engineering) working with Typescript, React, Python and various AWS services.

skills: MongoDB AWS django React javascript TypeScript python

Juha-Matti Santala (he/him)

I've been teaching 500+ people to learn programming in Uni Turku, Aalto University, Rails Girls, Django Girls, Boost Summer of Programming, mehackit, codebar and Koodimentori courses/workshops. I currently work as a developer advocate at Futurice.

skills: Vue Redux bash backend frontend React ruby html css javascript SQL python Git

Stephan Klinger

I'm interested in mentoring on the topics of Python, Django, JavaScript and Angular. I have previously mentored/coached at OpenTechSchool, OpenTechSummit. Last summer I taught creative programming for kids (Scratch, Microbit, RaspberryPi).

skills: Flask django javascript python Git

Charlie Strange (He/Him/They)

Having had experience in IT at many levels, I'm currently settled in web development (PHP/JS) in the Tech-for-Good sector. I'd like a crack at supporting and assisting new coders.

skills: PHP (Laravel) JS (ReactJS Vue.JS) sysadmin Agile development SQL

Luke Barnard (he)

Front end web dev mostly working with React. Competent in other C-like languages. Building a decentralised blog platform.

Bogdan Protsenko (he)

I'd be happy to coach people in front end related topics. I'm a mid level developer with around 4 years of experience.

Kin A

Career switcher, 2 years in tech as a front-end developer

skills: html css javascript

Esko Luontola (he/him)

I'm a full-stack developer with coding experience since 2000. I'm a specialist in TDD and wrote the tutorial github.com/luontola/tdd-tetris-tutorial I've also coached beginners at Rails Girls and wrote the tutorial web-intro.luontola.fi

skills: ux TDD devops backend frontend

Jacopo Colò (He)

I'm happy to help out with Codebar Oslo!

Isaac Raskin (he/him)

I am an alumnus of Founders and Coders, a javascript boot camp in London and Nazareth. I currently work for a music tech startup called Beatchain as a senior developer. I'd love to coach people in node, react, next.js, react-router, typescript etc.

skills: Next.js react-router Redux styled-components React node html css javascript TypeScript

Jennifer Barnes

I’ve been working as a dev for 18 months

skills: Ci/CD python

Emanuele Gorga (He)

I graduated at Makers Academy in November 2018 and worked since then mainly as a Backend Ruby On Rails Engineer at a Fintech company. I also enjoy the Frontend side of Web Development

skills: APIs Ruby on Rails ruby html css javascript

Pavel Isaev

I like to teach coding in different formats. I've been teaching Python at university and at Django-girls in Helsinki. Codebar seems like another great opportunity to help people with coding.

Rodrigue Kayembe

Makers student

skills: ruby java

Jacob Thwaites (he/him)

I'm a software engineer from Edinburgh. I currently work mostly with TypeScript and C#, but have experience with lots of different technologies

skills: c# React html css javascript TypeScript python

Luke Marris

I am a Research Engineer at Google DeepMind. I am comfortable with Python and HTML/CSS.

skills: TensorFlow html css python

Hellen Ward (She)

Organiser for codebar Brighton.

skills: React html css javascript

Amin Rahman

I want to help people overcome any fears or mental blocks they have in doing coding. Whether it be for passion or career, I want to enable people to self-study confidently and engage with any developer community wherever they are.

skills: XML JSON php html css javascript

Teemu Leivo (He)

I'm working as a software engineer with a variety of technologies. For example C#, Java, Scala, Python, HTML and Javascript.

Alice Carlsson (She)

Developer, Project Manager, and Creative Technologist

Andrew Perry (he)

I already enjoy mentoring people within scouting but I have had limited opportunities to mentor people in technical matters. Electronic Engineering background, now a Cloud Engineer and have done some frontend, so a jack of most trades

Judith Hartmann (she/her)

I want to become better at teaching. I studied CS and work as a Frontend Developer at Futurice. I used to teach groups of pupils (high school age) in university.

skills: programming Angular React ruby javascript TypeScript python

Thanos Mitsiou (He/his)

My name is Thanos and I am from Greece. I have been working as a developer the past 2 years, mostly using Python and starting to learn Go on my spare time

skills: python

Waleed Sannoufeh

I'm working on a bit of Python, HTML/CSS, JavaScript, and Flutter.

skills: python

Sarah Wilsoncook (she)

I am a Fullstack Javascript Developer in Berlin, originally from New Zealand.

skills: Nextjs Expressjs GraphQ swelte ReactJS html css javascript

Steve Hawkes (he)

Front end dev with 15+ years experience, having begun as a LAMP developer. Despite many recruitment initiatives our industry is still male-dominated, this needs to change. I am also a qualified workplace trainer and Scrum Master.

skills: MySql wordpress php jQuery JS React html css TypeScript

Sara De Clara (she/her)

Modern Web Development, React, JavaScript, Serverless, AWS, Firebase

William Hollacsek

Looking to mentor aspiring developer. Currently startup CTO.

Franco Colman (he)

an E-commerce in vue

Matthew Williams (he)

I'm mostly interested in helping others learn. I've coded in Java, Kotlin, Javascript, Python, Ruby... the list goes on. Currently most fluent with Typescript and happy to do anything from DBs to CSS.

skills: postgres sqlite Figma ruby html css javascript SQL TypeScript python

Edward Stevinson (he/him)

Currently working as a Solutions Engineer at Eigen Technologies and have a background in machine learning. Most keen to assist with Python projects but happy to offer up my rusty Java knowledge if asked!

skills: python

Poppy Rodgers (she)

Rails developer at Resolver.

skills: coffeescript rails ruby html css javascript

Jaco van Biljon (He / Him)

Currently work in the construction industry and learning to code to make a career change to Front-End Software Developer. Learning Javascript / React by working on personal projects.

Michal Pekar

I am a front end developer @ Madgex. I love video games, board games, food, whisky and experiencing new cultures. Also, my golf coach said that I have great hand to eye coordination.

skills: Svelte JS React html css node.js

Alexander Atkins (he/his/him)

I have a CS degree from Bristol and eight years commercial experience. I’m most comfortable in Python, but I've been using C# for my day job, and I've also used PHP, HTML/CSS, JavaScript, C, Haskell, Perl, MySQL and (a long time ago) Java (version 7).

skills: bash Haskell Make c# php c html css javascript java python Git

Gerald Pharin (He/him)

I'm a social volunteer who has taught a lot of ladies at multiple Django Girls workshops in Ghana and organised code camps for women and children. I'm good with Python/Django, Javascript/ReactJS and Swift/iOS.

skills: django ReactJS VueJs Swift iOS Android html css javascript java python

Louay Alakkad

Full stack development/cloud architecture

Gaston Bengolea (he/him)

- Studied CS. - I was teaching assistant in university. - I love to teach programming and related stuff. - I work doing mostly frontend.

skills: sass Dart Angular html css javascript java python

Alexander Blair (He)

I finished Makers in October 2017, and since then I've worked as a backend developer at Funding Circle. At codebar I'd be happy to help with any problems, from working on basics, solving katas etc. to helping someone trying to build out an application

skills: ruby html css javascript

Margarita Kopniczky (she/her)

I have only participated as a coach once at one of the codebars hosted at Google a while ago. Going to the Code First: Girls course was really important in my career journey and now it is time for me to give back to the community. Looking forward to this!

Sam Kitchen (he)

I would love to help out with the front end side of codebar, helping to nurture underrepresented talent and eventually coach my own workshops. It would mean a lot to help others going through the same thing that I went through!

skills: Ruby on Rails HTML5 scss React ruby html css javascript

Stephen Leach (he)

Volunteered as a coach. I am a veteran software dev and coding enthusiast.

skills: c# C/C++ Agile Practice Agile Coach algorithms Refactoring OOP java python

Gbenga Ojo-Aromokudu (he/him)

I'd love to do workshops on basic coding principles using Ruby and JS, like Enumerables

skills: rails React ruby javascript

Dan Farrow (he/him)

I’m a freelance web developer looking to help people get started with web design & development, specifically HTML, CSS & JavaScript. Having worked on the web for over 20 years I’ve seen many changes and fixed many bugs!

skills: wordpress Vanilla JS php debugging backend fullstack frontend html css javascript Git

Josh Blumberg (He/Him)

I recently career-changed from marketing into software development, and I'm really keen to give back by helping others on their journey to becoming developers. I attended Makers Academy and am now working as a dev for tiney 🎉 mainly in React, JS, and TS.

skills: rails React ruby javascript TypeScript

Nic Mayer (she)

Learning to code

skills: jQuery html css javascript

Marton Veto (he/him)

I'm a full-stack software engineer at NearSt. I love building serverless applications in AWS. On a day to day basis, I work with JS, node.js and sometimes I try to hack together something in React. I'd love to help people with their programming journey.

huxley millard (they them)

I have volunteered as a coach at codebar and node girls in the past. I am a fresh mid developer who has worked with node, React, vue and a lot of JS.

Andre Torgal (he/him)

web fundamentals, web standards HTML, CSS, Javascript, Browser APIs / projects or Katas written in JS, Node.js, Angular, React, Webpack / deploying / strategies for planning, visualising work, breaking down big projects in small steps

Sandra Spighel (she/her/hers)

Graduated from General Assembly's Software Engineering Immersive Bootcamp and working as Junior Software Engineer for a SaaS startup. Learning to code has changed my life and I am excited to share my knowledge with other people.

skills: html css javascript

Michal Bryxí (he/him)

I'm happy to help folks with everything around web fundamentals - HTML, CSS, JavaScript. From the frontend frameworks I have most experience with EmberJS and TailwindCSS. I can also help with Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, Docker, GitLab, linux.

skills: EmberJs frontend TailwindCSS docker RoR gitlab Linux html css javascript

Naima Osman (She/her)

A junior dev who recently completed the Makers bootcamp and now I am interested in couching/mentoring people who are just starting their coding journey or those interested in a career in tech but don't know how to go about it.

skills: ruby javascript python

Rahul Keerthi (he/him/his)

I'm a software engineer at healthtech startup Awell Health and an active TA/Teacher at Le Wagon London, a coding bootcamp

skills: rails React ruby html css javascript SQL TypeScript

Amelia Scott (she/her)

Makers Academy bootcamp; Professional developer for 3 1/2 months; Not super-experienced but keen to help if I can! Skills (strongest -> weakest): Ruby / Rails, Unix/bash/terminal/cli stuff, Vanilla JS, React, Typescript, Python

Francisca Concha-Ramírez (she/her)

I am currently a Data Engineer at Lyst and I have 7+ years of experience programming in Python. I have a PhD in Computational Astrophysics and a MSc in Computer Science. I love programming and I love sharing knowledge with everyone!

Joanna Brigham

I've recently graduated from a coding bootcamp after deciding to make a career change from the travel industry and am looking for my first tech role. I'd like to coach to build my confidence in my technical knowledge and discussing technical ideas.

Freddie Tibbles

I am keen to provide coaching support for future generations in the industry as when i was starting services like this were few and far between so being able to support such movements is awesome. I am also keen to see other perspectives on web development

skills: scss CSS-in-JS JS ts React PWA Web Components node Express apollo server GraphQL web sockets html css

Jiyu Kim

I want to tutor basic programming skills. I worked as a C++ developer for 3 years in South Korea. Currently, I'm studying Pharmacy but I still want to engage in the field of software by teaching.

Vanita Kalaichelvan (she/her)

I am a data scientist/engineer with >3 years experience with Python and data skills.

Paul Kelly (he/him)

I'm a mechanical engineer based in Glasgow, my programming experience is mostly automating processes using Python (file/spreadsheet manipulation). I also have experience with JavaScript, HTML, CSS and C but I'm most comfortable using Python.

skills: Linux c javascript python Git

Kostas Ntanos (he/him)

I have recently finished the 16-week Software Development Bootcamp at Makers in London and I would be interested in coaching people who have only just started coding or are interested to do so, but don't know how. I can code in Ruby and JavaScript.

skills: ruby JavasScript

Mathew Robinson (He/Him)

I’ve previously been involved with women who code in Cincy and just generally enjoy helping people get into and learn technology skills. I used to run a learn programming twitch stream and I’m active in open source as well.

Pau Torres

Full stack developer

Abul Yousuf (He/him)

Bath Spa University Web Development Bootcamp graduate. I’ve returned to code after many years. Previously I had worked in software development for three years. I would like to help people to learn to code and become a mentor.

skills: html css javascript React.js node.js SQL

Alberto Fernandez (he)

I work with Perl and as a personal project with Python and Django

Rob Pickering (they/them)

Well aged hacker. Progressed from low level (assembler) through most C like languages (C, C++, bit of Java) to full stack Javascript these days. Node, React with WebRTC are my most familiar environments.

Joana Ferreira (she/her)

Hey, I'm a Software Engineer at Freetrade, happy to help!

skills: java kotlin c++ TypeScript python

Irufan Ahmed (he/him)

I have 5+ years of experience in scientific software development (mainly Fortran). But I have also used Python and Matlab in the past for a number of projects and I would love to contribute to Python programming.

skills: Fortran Matlab python Git numpy scipy

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