Episode 5 - Jeff Casimir - Turing School of Software and Design
By Trapper Little
Episode #5 - Jeff founded Turing School of Software and Design with the mission of training a diverse, inclusive student body to succeed in high-fulfillment technical careers and create a world powered by technology where the people building it are represented by the people using it. Welcome to episode 5 of Colorado TechCast. Colorado TechCast brings you interviews with entrepreneurs, thought leaders and technology pioneers from around the state. We provide a behind the scenes look at who’s doing what, why, and how you can get involved. Join us each episode to hear the exciting stories of technology happenings in our state. I want this show to be relevant to you, so please send me your thoughts and suggestions. My email address is trapper@coloradoTechCast.com. You can also hit me up on twitter @CoTechCast. I read and respond to all messages so drop me a line and tell me what you think. In this episode I interview Jeff Casimir, Co Founder and Executive Director of Turing School of Software and Design. Seeking a more diverse workforce than the software development industry had to offer, Jeff set off to build the kind of world that he wanted to work in. Turing believes that the status quo is not good enough. Their mission is to unlock human potential by training a diverse, inclusive student body to succeed in high-fulfillment technical careers and create a world powered by technology where the people building it are represented by the people using it. Links to things we talk about: Learn more about Turing School [Here] IF YOU LIKE WHAT YOU HEAR, PLEASE: Subscribe to our list Connect with us on twitter Email us and tell us what you think! I am always on the look out for future guests, so if you know anyone with an interesting story to tell, or you yourself would like to come on and talk about what you’re building, then send me an email. Thanks for tuning in, and join us next time when we bring you the story of another digital pioneer in from Colorado!