Our Software Engineering Instructors

Our team of experienced, full-time instructional faculty utilize real-world case studies to teach best practices in full-stack javascript, deployment concepts and technologies, database concepts, and application design and development that will prepare you for a successful career in Software Engineering.

Zubair Desai

Lead Instructor and Software Engineer - Austin

Zubair is a software engineer with excellent communication skills who thrives in collaborative environments. He has passion for agile methodologies, learning new skills, processes, design patterns, and sharing expertise to help others.

Toby Hoshman

Software Engineering Instructor - San Francisco

Toby is a software engineer with experience across the stack and covers everything from JS basics to popular frameworks to more advanced back-end concepts and system design patterns. He enjoys teaching new technologies just as much as he enjoys learning them!

Teddi Maull

Software Engineering Program Lead - Boulder

Teddi graduated with a degree in Computer Science, worked as a Developer for a number of tech companies, and owned her own Photography business before joining Galvanize as a student and then as an instructor.

Matt Winzer

Software Engineering Instructor - Denver

Matt is a former tech entrepreneur who realized building things is more fun than selling them. He founded/co-founded two tech companies in his early 20's, one of which created an award-winning educational app for elementary school students. He is passionate about sharing his love for code with others and helping them realize their dreams.