We're working together to bring FREE tech workshops and programs to the community!
L.E. Nichols (Executive Director)
L.E. Nichols is a Software and Application Developer, Engineer and Consultant as well as Executive Director of Urban Tech Center, a non-profit tech education organization whose mentored programs provide skill based intro to programming concentrations throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. L.E. holds a Masters of Science degree in Information Technology and a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration with a minor in IT from Colorado Tech University in Colorado Springs, CO. With over 12 years of full stack developer experience, L.E. has helped build complicated applications from start to finish throughout the Utilities & Energy, Higher Education and now Healthcare Industries. An A* member of Dev/Color and two time undefeated Rock, Paper, Scissors champion, L.E. prides herself with continuing to educate and encourage those in inner city communities to break tech boundaries by learning and contributing.
Gil Michel (Regional Director)
Gil Michel is the CEO and president of The Caleb Group, Inc., a small business solutions firm located in South Bend, IN. As a 2nd generation accountant and entrepreneur, Gil has had a sense of financial stewardship engrained into him from his father, who started Gil working in his NY accounting firm arranging tax returns since he was 10 years old. Gil’s experience has evolved from
working in one of the top ten CPA firms to working one-on-one with small business owners in developing realistic budgets to create wealth for their families.