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Core Team

The Coachable team is formed of many former FAANG professionals, we're here to guide you and pair you with the best coach to land your dream job.

CEO/Founder
Darek
Johnson

Former Software Engineer at Google and Princeton Graduate.

 

Fun Fact: When I was at Google, they had an arcade game called Pump it Up that I played a lot. I probably played 200 hours over 1 year when they had the machine.

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CMO/Brand Strategist
Bethany
Renee Williams

I have 13 years of marketing experience working with some of the most prominent companies and celebrities around the globe.

Fun Fact: In my free time I collect trading cards, NFTs, and bags of coffee.

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Software Engineer
David
Salazkin

I graduated from the University of Minnesota and have been a software engineer for Coachable since 2020.

Fun Fact: I love sports! I play field hockey and soccer. I also like to play Chess & Table Tennis in my free time.

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Lead Success Mentor
 
Anudeep R

I have 5+ years of experience advising and working with startups across 4 continents. I do Marketing & Community Development. I love playing field hockey.

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Coach and Curriculum Dev
Robert
Ju

I am currently a software engineer at Instacart. Prior to that, I worked at Google and graduated from Brown University.

 

Fun Fact: In my free time, I love to play rhythm games and tactical RPGs.

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Front End Engineer
Vamshidhar Reddy Rentala

I am a UI developer with 6 years of experience. I'm an expert in React, JavaScript, and Angular. I'm currently working for Coachable to implement a portal application.

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Program Manager
Kris
Neves

Graduating from Florida International University, I represented FIU in Hong Kong and France for two years in International Business and Negotiations.

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Coach
Raghav Jeevendra

SDE- Amazon Selection and Catalog System

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Coach
Raghav
Goyal

Software Engineer at Microsoft

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Coach
Serdar
Doruk

Software Engineer at Microsoft

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Coach
Kang-Li (Stephen) Cheng

Software Engineer at Microsoft

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Coach
Tim
Van

Software Development Engineer at AWS (Amazon)

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Coach
Westerband Lindor

Software Engineer : IBM

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Coach
Adelson Aguasvivas

Software Development Engineer at AWS (Amazon)

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Coach
Allen
Tran

Software Engineer at Stripe

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Our Mission

Coachable believes that anyone that works hard deserves a great job. Everyone starts with a different set of privileges or resources - not everyone has access to structured schooling or mentors. Our goal is to provide our students with mentorship, structure, and guidance to make sure that anyone who is willing to dedicate themselves can attain their desired job and make a great living. Compared to other institutions, we focus on working with those that may not appear strong by conventional standards, but have the traits that make someone “Coachable”.