meet the team

about us

Carlos Vazquez

President/ CEO

Carlos has spent the last 15 years at the intersection of education and technology, focusing on transforming workforce education.

Dr. Alexis Mabe

Program Director

Dr. Mabe was recently recognized as an Apple Distinguished Educator and specializes in workspaces and STEM Innovation.

Chezney Emanuel

People and Operations

Chezney specializes in People and Operations, leveraging a blend of experience and a passion for tech startups, business, and human resources.


Tatenda Mahaka

Program Manager

A recent graduate with a degree in Computer Science from Florida International University. From an early age, Tatenda has always been interested in technology and teaching people about it.

Al Delcy

Lead Instructor

Al is a web developer and graphic designer passionate about STEM and increasing opportunities for underserved populations.

Robert Fox

Lead Instructor

Robert is a Computer Science and Mathematics faculty and instructor for fundamentals in programming. 

Roger Rodriguez

Lead Instructor

Roger is a Full Stack Web Developer and instructor applying agile methodologies for the development and learning process.

Victor Moreno

Lead Instructor

Victor is a Software Engineer with a love for coding, education, and empowering people to break into the tech industry.

Cathy Ahmed-Vargas

Institutional Partnerships

Cathy has fundraising and grant writing expertise and has worked with local, national, and international partners.

Meet the Board

Justin Pinn

Board Chair

Justin Pinn serves as Director of Strategic Initiates for Teach for America Miami-Dade and passionate about Equity and Access.

Evan Leaphart


Founder and CEO of Kiddie Kredit and the co-founder of Black Men Talk Tech; teachers children about the fundamentals of finance.

LaCriscia Fowlkes


Motivated project management and training professional with extensive experience in public, private, and higher education institutions.


Board Member

Well-connected Executive with more than 8+ years of diverse experience leveraging strategic partnerships & sustainability.

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Entrepreneur and marketing strategy consultant. He is the CEO of WebLift and author of Web Analytics for Dummies.