Experience
TigerTalk
November 2019 - Current
Co-Founder & CTO

  • Designed, developed and scaled communications coaching software combining human feedback and AI
  • Built a client management platform with conversational intelligence and audio/video analysis on AWS serverless architecture
  • Conducted 300+ user interviews to validate and research hypotheses
  • 30K in beta revenue from speech & debate programs and training firms 

TheCodex - 
San Jose, CA
June 2017 - Current
Founder

  • Launched an ed-tech platform helping students learn Python through projects 
  • Led platform growth to 400 new users a week, 10,000+ users worldwide

  • Managed a team of 5 to create our project-based platform from idea to launch in 4 months

  • 700K+ students on Udemy, 16 courses, 55K+ subs on YouTube

Cal Hacks - 
Berkeley, CA
January 2019 - December 2020
Executive Director

  • Led a 26-person director team to pivot and spearhead 2 new virtual initiatives during the height of the pandemic 
  • Launched a 2,000 person global hackathon (hack:now) in just 4 weeks
  • Experimented with Hack Month, a month-long side project hackathon implementing high-touch interaction and cohorts
  • Taught Cubstart iOS for 2 years, built curriculum and recorded lectures 

Amazon - 
Remote
June 2020 - August 2020
Software Development Engineer Intern

  • Automatically extrapolated insights from Big Data through graph theory modeling and clustering algorithms 
  • Deployed serverless architecture with AWS Lambda and S3
  • Discovery of insights from large datasets now 90% more efficient 

Apple - 
Cupertino, CA
May 2019 - August 2019
Software Engineer Intern - News Team

  • Increased efficiency of News Preview tool by 95% through updated backend integration
  • Developed on-device preview that improved ease-of-access for hundreds of publishers and developers
  • Effectively worked with a cross-functional team to upgrade News Preview

Project YX - 
Santa Cruz, CA
April 2018 - August 2018
Software Engineer Intern

  • Researched and developed a log management dashboard utilizing DataDog and AWS
  • Improved ease of content sharing by building an iOS share extension for both client and enterprise app

Awards
Grand Prize Winner Jane Street ETC
July 2019
Google Case Study Partnership Google
January 2019
3rd Place Overall Cal Hacks
November 2018
Regents and Chancellor's Scholarship UC Berkeley

August 2018

Best Microsoft Hack / Most Popular Hack / Top 30 NWHacks

January 2018

1st Place Overall BaseHacks

April 2017

Best iOS App HSHacks III

March 2017

Top 10 Overall / Best Educational Hack PennApps XV

January 2017

Education
University of California, Berkeley
Majoring in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Top <1% of all UC Berkeley students (Regents Scholar)
GPA: 3.84
Expected Graduation: 2022
Skills
Software Development: Python, Swift, Objective-C, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, React, SQL, C/C++, Java, Full Stack Development, iOS Development, Machine Learning
Platforms / Packages: Numpy, Pandas, Flask, Django, SKLearn, MatPlotLib, Firebase, Selenium, BeautifulSoup, AWS S3, AWS Lambda, AWS EC2
Tools: Figma, Amplitude, Google Analytics, HotJar, ConvertKit
Projects
SyncUp

*Won 3rd Place at CalHacks

*Partnered with Google for a Case Study 

*Participated in Berkeley's prestigious SkyDeck incubator program

  • Built a web platform that performed real-time analysis on dance videos and gave feedback when compared to videos of an expert
  • Utilized a combination of 3 comparison algorithms to quantify differences between videos and give critical feedback

Iris

*Synopsys Science Fair '18 Winner

  • Developed an Arduino device with 3D-printed octagons to rotate and facilitate the learning of braille characters

  • Engineered a voice-controlled iOS application that serves as the device controller to teach and test braille
  • Programmed a flask server to update the Arduino device and send the proper rotational movements from the iOS app
Talky (NWHacks)

*Won Best Microsoft Hack, Top 30 Overall, Most Popular Vote

  • Built an iOS app that coached public speaking using voice analysis 
  • Communicated with the coach through a chat-like interface that recorded speeches and gave constructive feedback 
  • Integrated flask backend to analyze audio for words per minute, volume, pausing and clarity

MedicAI

*Synopsys Science Fair Winner '17
  • Devised a messaging service for the diagnosis of various medical issues through text and images
  • Implemented a machine learning algorithm for the identification and analysis of images through SVM
  • Engineered a custom natural language processing algorithm for obtaining symptoms through text 

Guru (PennApps XV)

*Won Top 10 Overall, Best Educational Hack, $1000 Grant from 1517

  • Developed iOS App for students to get their questions rapidly answered through a video call
  • Integrated seamless live video technology through Twilio 
  • Implemented a collaborative whiteboard to draw and explain with
PinPoint (SMHacks)

*Won Best Android App 
  • Built an Android app to discover the most efficient route to take while getting groceries in a store
  • Devised a mock bitmap and 2D array of the store layout 
  • Implemented the TSP and A* algorithms to calculate the best route to follow from item to item