Esther Weon is a bootcamp-grad turned full-stack software engineer. After graduating from the University of Southern California with a degree in filmmaking and creative writing, she attended App Academy's web development program. Upon graduation from the program, she worked as a consultant software engineer at digital consulting firm Presence for 3 years, working with clients like Toyota, National Geographic, Ubisoft, and Logitech.
Stephanie has always loved education and supporting students as they develop their potential. While completing her bachelors degree, she worked as a faculty peer advisor and on-campus residence advisor, where she made life-long connections with students from all over the world. After graduating with her degree in English and Biology from the University of British Columbia, she took a risk and moved to San Francisco. Despite having no background in computer science, Stephanie discovered her love of programming and technical challenges during her time at npm, Inc where she worked on the Tech Support team. After two years of Tech Support, she took the plunge and joined General Assembly's WDI, and has been immersed in all things web development ever since.
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Kenny Bushman is a Full Stack Web Developer with over 6 years of experience creating beautiful, responsive, scalable web applications. He is a pixel-perfectionist who loves turning mockups into functional websites. Having worked with a wide range of clients, from entrepreneurs and startups to multi-million dollar brands, Kenny has a deep understanding of the development tools and best practices that lead to an exceptional and consistent user experience.
Before becoming a web developer, Kenny worked as a certified audio engineer for several studios across the Bay Area, merging his passion for technology and music.
Kenny currently lives in Fairfax, CA, with his wife and two boys, ages 9 years and 15 months. Kenny splits his free time between coding, sci-fi movies, and Kung Fu training.
In recognition of his exemplary service in the classroom, Kenny has been selected as a member of General Assembly's Distinguished Faculty program.
Isha joined General Assembly, San Francisco in March 2017. Isha has over 8 years of experience working across the globe, as a Full Stack Developer in countries like India, Australia, and United States. She has a Bachelors in Computer Science and a Masters in Software Engineering.
When not teaching, Isha is usually trying to solve a programming question or working on a personal project. She loves to read, bake, or attempt some new extreme adventure sport.
In recognition of her exemplary service in the classroom, Isha has been selected as a member of General Assembly's Distinguished Faculty program.