Thomas is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro Department of Mathematics. He has an extensive background in Mathematics and Computer Science, and a passion for problem solving, programming and education. While at UNCG, Thomas's research was focused on biological applications of automated video processing, and was presented at both national and international conferences.
Andrew is the Director of Education and our Lead Mentor at Coder Foundry.
Andrew has a twelve-year background in the IT industry as a software developer, technical writer, and corporate trainer. He spent the last several years in higher education teaching computer science majors at the state university level. His research work in radio frequency identification (RFID) technology, artificial intelligence, embodied pedagogical agents, and intelligent tutoring systems has been published in international academic publications. While his research work is rewarding, his passion for education lies in teaching. He holds an English undergraduate degree from Appalachian State University, and a Masters degree in Computer Science from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Meet Ria Manglani, instructor and mentor at Coder Foundry.
Ria is a seasoned educator and developer with Bachelor's and Master's degrees from the University of Mumbai. She holds certifications in Java and C++, and is a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer. In her spare time, Ria is a mentor for the Robotics Club at her son's elementary school, which helps fuel her passion for creating through software.
Meet Antonio Raynor, instructor and mentor at Coder Foundry.
Antonio holds a computer science degree from Virginia Tech. He has over a decade of real world development experience with Microsoft-related projects for medium- and large-sized organizations. His background work includes consulting, development lead, and project management, and he has worked on all aspects of enterprise-level project deployments. He brings his passion for development and instruction to Coder Foundry.