Hi my name is Evan Nishi, a self taught programmer, community leader, and avid learner. I have demonstrated a strong work ethic, a passion for learning, high adaptability, a knack for problem solving, and accountability while on projects. I mainly do web development, but also some machine learning on the side.
Some of my most defining and impactful work is organizing events to educate others about computer science. I always organize events with the "Hackers First" mentality, meaning attendees experience is the most important. I also love meeting new people and sharpening my skills at hackathons and other similar events.
Events I've attended:
- Hack Merced, attendee, won beginner prize
- Los Altos Hacks, attendee, won best android app
- LingHacks 2019, attendee
- Launch Hacks 2019, attendee
- Hack Club Flagship summit, attendee
- Hack Club Leaders week summit, attendee
- Github secure development spotlight, invitee
- UC Berkeley aging research and technology summit, attendee
Events I've organized/mentored:
- CDBA Spring 2019, outreach organizer
- AngelHacks, advisor/workshop leader
- CDBA Fall 2019, sponsorships organizer
- Atoms&Bits, advisor/workshop leader
- Hack The New Year, mentor
- CDBA Winter 2020, sponsorships organizer
- Las Lomas High School
- Diablo Valley College
- Las Lomas Hack Club
- Monument Crisis
Student, 2018-2022Currently a student at Las Lomas High School, Current GPA:4.0, WGPA: 4.13
Student, 2018-2022Currently enrolled in Diablo Valley College and working towards my AA degree in computer science. Current GPA: 4.0
Founder and President, 03/2019-presentOrganize, and founded a small Hack Club at my high school with ~5-10 regular members.
Contract backend web developer, 01/2020-02/2020Was a paid contract developer for TrantonLLC. Worked mainly with discord.js and express.
Math tutor, 09/2018-01/2020Was a math and english tutor who helped underprivileged kids study and do homework.
I love learning new technologies, along with the following tools. These bars represent my familiarity with each respective language. I am also experienced with linux, scrum, git, and bash scripting.
- Spring Boot
- Ruby on Rails