Ed Campos is the West Coast Regional Manager at Bootstrap. He taught high school math for twelve years and taught Bootstrap for the past three. He is also a Level 2 Google Educator, a CUE Innovative Educator, as well as a LEC Online/Blended Instructor. He has presented on Bootstrap at numerous CUE(Computer Using Educator) events around the West Coast including Fall CUE, National CUE, Google Summits, and CUE Rockstar Teacher Camps. Ed is also huge advocate for using Twitter as a way of expanding his Professional Learning Network and can be found at @edcamposjr. He currently serves on the board of directors for Global Exploration for Educators Organization (GEEO.org
) and CVCUE (the Central Valley CUE affiliate).
Benjamin Lerner is a lecturer at Northeastern University's College of Computer and Information Sciences. His research interests and teaching both currently focus on helping novices learn computer science: he teaches the undergraduate introductory programming courses, and is currently developing Pyret, a new programming language aimed at supporting computer science curricula. In the past, he has worked for Microsoft and MSR, and has taught at the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Program.