.NET Foundation Campaign: Jerome Hardaway
Who am I?
Why I'm Running
My Community Contributions
- Trained 250 veterans in software engineering leading to $17.6 million in salaries
- Speaker at Juneteenth Conf
- Speaker at In Streaming Color
- Organizer for UndergroundJS
- Worked with Etsy to double its diversity and inclusion employee rate
- Selected to speak at RenderATL
- Work with veterans highlighted By StackOverflow
- Work with veterans highlighted By HackerRank
- Work with veterans highlighted by Glitch
- Interviewed by RoadtripNation for award-winning documentary in transitioning to new careers - Documentary was nominated for an Emmy
- Work in Accessibilty highlighted by CBS sports
- Speaker at CascadiaJS 2019
- Speaker at JSConf Colombia 2019
- Speaker at UndergroundJS 2019
- Keynote Speaker at OSCON 2018
- Speaker at Twilio's SIGNALConf
- Honored by President Barack Obama for achievements in bringing veterans into the tech sector
- Speaker at SRE Conf
- Invited to Facebook HQ as Guest of Honor during Veterans Day week to speak about how Open source has helped veterans transition into civilian society .
- Invited to DreamForce to connect and meet with companies and speak about veterans and tech careers.