President - Steven Chen

Grade: Senior @ Dougherty Valley High School, San Ramon, California

Achievements:

  • 2017-2020 American Computer Science League Western Region 1st Place

  • 2019 DECA International Career Development Conference

  • 2018 American Computer Science League All-Star 3rd Place, Junior Division

Specialty: Java, American Computer Science League contests

Class Feedback:

... he answered questions very clearly and was very patient

Vice President of Curriculum - Kevin Zhao

Grade: Junior @ BASIS Independent Junior, San Jose, California

Achievements:

  • 2020 USA Computing Olympiad Platinum Level

  • 2020 American Computer Science League All-Star Gold, Senior Division

  • 2020 Presidential Service Gold Award

  • 2018 American Computer Science League All-Star 3rd Place, Junior Division

Specialty: Java, USA Computing Olympiad, American Computer Science League contests

Class Feedback: 

​... KZ went into a good level of depth while explaining the Java section...
... he was really helpful and gave us hints

 

Vice President of Marketing - Colin Zhao

Grade: Junior @ Irvington High, Fremont, California

Achievements:

  • 2018-2020 USA Computing Olympiad Gold Level

  • 2020 Presidential Service Gold Award

  • 2017-2020 American Computer Science League West Region 1st Place

  • 2018 American Computer Science League All-Star 3rd Place, Junior Division

Specialty: Python, C++, USA Computing Olympiad

Class Feedback:

... answered all my questions about problems...

... explained things very well

Vice President of Marketing - Chris Chen

Grade: Sophomore @ Saratoga High, Saratoga, California

Achievements:

  • 2020 American Computer Science League All-Star Bronze, Senior Division

  • 2018-2020 USA Computing Olympiad Gold Level

  • 2020 Presidential Service Gold Award

Specialty: Python, USA Computing Olympiad

Class Feedback:

... he is patient, and always helpful...

Vice President of Finance - Rick Lu

Grade: Junior @ John Fraser Secondary, Mississagua, Ontario

Achievements:

  • 2020 American Computer Science League All-Star Silver, Intermediate Division

  • 120+ hours of online Java teaching experience

  • 2019 3rd place of Ontario High School Coding Contest, Mississauga Chapter

Specialty: Java, American Computer Science League contests

Class Feedback:

... I'm happy with the way he teaches...

... he generally tried to teach as thoroughly as possible...

Vice President of Operations - Kevin Chen

Grade: Junior @ Dougherty Valley High, San Ramon, California

Achievements:

  • 2020 USA Computing Olympiad Bronze Level

  • 2017-2020 American Computer Science League West Region 1st Place

  • 2020 Presidential Service Gold Award

  • 2018 American Computer Science League All-Star 3rd Place, Junior Division

Specialty: Java, American Computer Science League contests

Class Feedback:

... he tried to make sure everyone understood, everything he talked made sense...

Mentor - Tyler Dee

Grade: Sophomore @ Dougherty Valley High, San Ramon, CA

Achievements: 

  • 2018 American Computer Science League All-Star 3rd Place, Junior Division

Specialty: Java, American Computer Science League contests

Class Feedback: to be collected

Alicia Z - Advisory Board

Alicia specializes in machine learning, and is an expert in multiple programming languages, including Python, R, MATLAB, C++, Java, and SQL. She gained a Master of Finance degree from Princeton University and a Honor B. S. degree in Applied Math and Computer Science from University of Toronto.

She is currently an analyst at an asset management company in New York City.

Kevin C - Advisory Board

Kevin specializes in machine learning and data analytics, and is a veteran on Python, Java, C++, R, MATLAB and Elasticsearch. He has loved math since he was very young, and won numerous Math contests including a perfect score on the AMC 8 and qualifying for the USA(J)MO. He graduated from UC Berkeley with a triple major in Applied Math, CS and Stats.

He is currently a software engineer at Lawrence Livermore National Lab.

Jason Z - Advisory Board

Jason specializes in computer vision and human-robot interaction. He graduated from UC Berkeley with a B. S. in Computer Science. As an undergraduate student, Jason helped to develop an upper-division computational probability course for Berkeley's new Data Science Major. He also served as the Head TA for this course multiple times.

He is currently a PhD student at Carnegie Mellon University.

Amy L. Jia - Advisory Board

Amy is a junior at Harvard University studying Human Developmental and Regenerative Biology. A prospective pre-medical student who is eager to contribute to the latest advancements in disease therapeutics, she works as a research assistant at the Brigham Women’s Hospital in Boston, where her work focuses on innovative applications of the CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing system to treating complex genetic diseases.

In her spare time, Amy enjoys writing: she has written two novels, Shards and The Legend of Bamarre, and is a senior beat reporter for The Harvard Crimson.

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