I've worked in the analytical software business for a number of years, and have trained software engineers for Fortune 500 companies worldwide. I have extensive practical experience with using math and science for software applications. I have run a software consulting business for over 15 years. I have taught computer science courses for CU/Boulder and Red Rocks Community College. I have B.S. degrees in computer science and physics from Colorado State University. So...why be a tutor? I... [more]
I have a Bachelors' degree in Computer Science, and have over 30 years of experience in high-performance and analytical computing. I have taught computer science courses, including programming, object-oriented techniques, and software project management, at the university and professional level. I have hired and mentored a number of new graduates for software jobs, so I have a good understanding of what hiring managers look for.
You might be wondering why a computer jock would be interested in tutoring on the piano. I'm a professional computer nerd and a musician by avocation. Music is a nice release for me, and it turns out that there is a lot of overlap between scientists and musicians. I've been playing the piano since I was a little kid, and was originally a piano performance major in college. I'm a former church accompanist and organist. I've taught piano lessons to kids and adults.
I have written a large number of lines of C/C++ code, and have trained and mentored professional C++ developers. I originally started writing object-oriented C code before the C++ standard was finalized, and was an early adopter of C++.
I have a B.S. in computer science from Colorado State University, and have taught computer science courses at CU and Red Rocks Community College. I have mentored and trained computer science professionals in the U.S. and Europe.