About Us

Learn more about the igniteCS team and what we do. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us.

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As the lead Program Manager of igniteCS, Erin makes sure everything is in working order to give you the best program experience possible. Erin is never too busy to hear from you, so don't hesitate to reach out.

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Dylah leads the igniteCS team to ensure that you have all the resources and support you need to run a successful program. Dylah manages the development of igniteCS and helps to grow our programming. Dylah also works on bringing you career development opportunities, and can help connect you with Googlers working in the industry. Email Dylah with any questions about igniteCS, or for career development opportunities.

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Fais is an Instructional Designer and Technical Lead for igniteCS and other Google programs. As a former teacher with a CS background, Fais has a wealth of knowledge around what works well for various ages and skill-levels when it comes to learning CS. Ask him for advice on getting started with igniteCS program design.

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As a computer science education specialist focusing on cognitive psychology, Alicia brings more Instructional Design expertise to the igniteCS team. Alicia can help you figure out the right tools and techniques that may work for your igniteCS program; drop her a line.

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Kelly is the main point of contact for all mentors and faculty advisors receiving igniteCS funding. She's also an instructional designer who's committed to guiding you from the moment of inspiration all the way through to implementation and evaluation of your program's success. Email Kelly with any questions about running your program or about igniteCS perks and resources.