Gamas Chang is the founder and the principal instructor in AYC Logic coding academy. He is a veteran Software Architect and Engineer with more than 20 years of experience in Software industries. He has worked in several major studios in Southern California such as Walt Disney Studios, Dreamworks Animation (Studio that made Shrek and Kung Fu Panda animation movies), and HBO (Studio that made Game of Thrones). You can be confident that you are getting the best education for you and your kids to learn Computer Programming and Software Development.
Gamas Chang Linkedin Profile can be found in here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gamas
Chet Weger is an accomplished Software Engineer who has worked on a variety of roles including front end development, back-end development, and data engineering. An avid “Pythonista”, he has also used SQL, Java, Scala, and other languages. During his career, he has worked for Rubicon Project, The Walt Disney Company, Pepsico Inc., and currently for Hyundai-Aptiv, formerly nuTonomy.
Chet Linkedin Profile can be found here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/chet-weger/
Latisha LinkedIn profile can be found here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/latisha-sumardy-782366141/
Nathaniel’s LinkedIn profile can be found here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nateelee/
Nathaniel’s web portfolio can be found here: https://nate-lee-portfolio.web.app/
David’s LinkedIn profile can be found here: https://linkedin.com/in/davidngyn
Ingrid is a student at UCLA majoring in Cognitive Science with a Specialization in Computing and minoring in Digital Humanities. She is an alumni of the Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program at Workday, where she created Charge Ahead, a website compiling college & career resources for low-income students. While in high school, she also served as the Webmaster and an executive board member for the Alpha Gamma Sigma Honor Society of Las Positas College, and interned at the Alameda County IT Department’s .NET team, where she helped to digitize the county’s internal processes. At UCLA, Ingrid is a board member of Nova, Tech for Good, a student organization that develops technical solutions for nonprofits and various social impact causes.
Ingrid LinkedIn profile can be found here: www.linkedin.com/in/ingridchang
Bill is a high school student currently attending Temple City High. He has mastered the Python programming language and is proficient in Java programming language. Bill has created several complex computer games such as Bird Fighting Games and Tank Wars. Please look at below video. Outside of computer science, he is a boy scout of Troop 174 and an incoming Eagle Scout. He is currently enrolled in college level courses from the Steven’s Institute of Technology. Bill has also participated in speech and debate with an outside academy. He has basic knowledge of 3-D modeling software such as Blender, SolidWorks and Sketch Up. He is currently teaching Scratch and Python programming languages in AYCLOGIC Coding and Digital Illustration School.
Bird Fighting Game: https://youtu.be/c20kR15GNcA
Scratch Coding Instructors
For Scratch Level 1 and Level 2 coding instructors, aside from Gamas Chang, we have several gifted High School students who will be teaching these Scratch courses. Whichever instructor you are getting, you will be taught the same high quality curriculum. These Scratch curriculums are designed to prepare kids to eventually learn Python and Java programming languages.
Digital Art Instructors
Hannah Hadi is a freelance illustrator and graphic designer. She graduated from Oregon State University with a degree in graphic design. When she is not teaching Art classes in AYCLOGIC, she loves to get excited about anime, go on outdoor hikes and runs, and talk story with her friends over bubble tea. Check out her portfolio page in here
Abigail Chang is a freelancer digital illustrator and video editor. She has won multiple drawing competitions in the past. When she is not teaching digital illustration class in AYCLOGIC, she likes to watch Japanese Anime, playing piano and occasionally playing guitar. And of course she also like to design and create anime characters. Check out her portfolio page in here