Practical Programming Instructors

We Bring Real-Life Experience to Classrooms
Alex Petralia
Instructor

Alex specializes in data analytics, data ingestion and automated solutions. He works in business analytics at a premier algorithmic trading firm headquartered in NYC. Alex’s work has been featured in multiple newspapers such as The Boston Globe and the US News and World Report.

Sean Reed
Instructor

Sean is a web developer with both front-end and back-end application development skills. He started his career tackling tough software coding problems as a physicist and derivatives trader and moved on to Python when the opportunity arose in the last few years. He has strong hands on skills in Python and multiple Javascript frameworks.

Tommy Grimes
Instructor

Front-end engineer and computer science teacher. Nominee for the New York State Julian A. Mikes Business Teacher of the Year award. Tommy is skilled in Javascript and relatable up to date frameworks, HTML5 and relatable up to date frame works, and Python.

Matthew Crichton
Instructor

Mathew is a web-developer with a heavy back-end application background. He began programming in high school. Since then he has tried to learn all he can about any language he could. Matthew was a Lead Developer at InSpirAVE, where he was leading the team of web developers. Matthew programs in Python, Java, C, C++, C#, Javascript, and many more.

Satyadhar Joshi
Instructor

Satyadhar Joshi has over five years of in in Fintech & Analytics. During his career he has been exposure to different programming languages and databases. He is finishing his MS in Information System at Touro College and prior to this did his MBA at Bar Ilan, Israel. He has as worked in projects of several large corporation like Wachovia, Google and Deutsche Bank.