Our all-volunteer staff of Operation Code coordinates, integrates, and synchronizes efforts to accomplish the mission. Say hello!

Rick Rein
Rick, a US Marine veteran and software engineer at Akamai Technologies, heads up the technology and mentorship efforts at Operation Code. Rick blogs at http://rickre.in.
Nell Shamrell-Harrington (@nellshamrell)

Nell, a software engineer at Chef and daughter of two US Air Force officers, leads our scholarship program. Nell blogs at http://nellshamrell.com.

Doug Brown

Doug is a software engineer at Apple, a new dad, and does outreach for our scholarship program.

Maggi Molina

Maggi is a USAF veteran, former co-founder & COO at VetStartups, and supports our programs and services.

George Everts

George is a 27-year US Army retired Noncommissioned Officer, veteran of Operation Desert Storm, and is our liaison to code schools nationally.

Krystyna Ewing (@wimsy113)

Krystyna is an Iraq veteran, former student of Dev Bootcamp, Zinc web apprentice, and a Deploy developer.

Josh Springer

Josh is a disabled USAF veteran, Senior Consultant at Red Hat (Automation/PaaS), and most importantly a father.

Mike Bell

Mike is a veteran and current member of the Army National Guard having deployed to Afghanistan (2010-11) and Qatar (2015-16). He is a consultant with Booz Allen Hamilton as well as a graduate student at George Mason University. He volunteers as a policy analyst with Operation Code.

Farrah Morrisey

Farrah is a 12-year fund development veteran and grantwriter with regional and national experience. She volunteers as a development advisor.

Rob Kriner

Rob is a UI/UX designer who works as a Product Manager at Corsearch, is an IAVA volunteer, and heads up our marketing and product efforts.

Jay Miller (@kjaymiller)

Jay is a podcaster and founder of Productivity in Tech, a community for people in and around the tech space to explore their personal productivity. He volunteers as a community manager for Operation Code.

Conrad Hollomon (@hollomancer)

Conrad is an Afghanistan veteran, US Army captain, and test engineer at SparkMeter, an energy tech startup. He is a graduate student at Boston University and volunteers as chief of staff, coordinating our national operations and strategic partnerships.

Lyn Dee

Lyn is a software engineer for Roe With Me. She is a military spouse who graduated from CS a decade ago, but never practiced her craft professionally until her spouse’s late entry to the military inspired her to do so. She hopes to help fellow milspouses to do the same.

David Molina (@davidcmolina)

David is a former US Army captain, amateur software developer, tech entrepreneur, and founder & executive director of Operation Code.

Edward Gutierrez

Edward is a freelance writer and aspiring author. He received his undergrad from Oregon State University and enjoys sharing the stories of Operation Code veterans.