A proponent of education, he serves as the CEO of The Starter League and teaches people how to design, code, and ship web apps that solve problems they care about. When not teaching, he works on Lantern, an app that helps engage students better while also helping teachers save time.
He strives to live in a world where everyone can choose to do meaningful work they love everyday.
He started work on a newer project called Starter School, a grad-school program that teaches the design, programming, and business skills to ship a product in 9 months.
He was born in Chicago, Illinois.
He serves as both an entrepreneur and teacher as Ben & Jerry's co-founder Ben Cohen did.