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We are a team of dedicated and passionate educators, coaches, industry professionals, movers and shakers. We are committed to offering a best-in-class learning experience to those who want to make their mark in the tech world.

Zip Code Team

Our dedicated professionals care about your well-being and long-lasting success even after your completion of our 12 week bootcamp.

Desa Burton

Executive Director

Kristofer Younger

Director of Education

Lossie Freeman

Director of Corporate Partnerships

Dan Stabb

Director of Admissions & Professional Development

Mikaila Akeredolu

Technical Instructor

L. Dolio Durant

Lead Technical Instructor

Tyrell Hoxter

Technical Instructor

Corrine Yeager

Office Manager
Cassie Trucchio

Cassie Trucchio

Hiring Coordinator

Shanira Mitchell

Student Counselor

Maryah Hunter

Program Administrative Assistant

Founders & Board of Directors

Zip Code Wilmington’s Board of Directors lead us with careful and meaningful oversight, connect us to thought leaders in our field, and curate our resources.

Ben duPont

Co-Founder and President

Jim Stewart

Co-Founder, Emeritus

Porter Schutt

Co-Founder, Emeritus

Teri Quinn Gray

Board Member

Gary Moyer

Board Member

Diego Calderin

Board Member

Ayanna “Dax” Hill

Board Member

Kay Fennimore

Alumni Committee Representative – Board Member

Alumni Committee

Our graduates pay it forward and contribute to our success! Our Alumni Committee is composed of our most committed and resourceful alums. They volunteer with the training program, encourage hiring and recruiting efforts, organize the efforts of over 600 graduates, and provide candid feedback to our Board of Directors.

Steering Committee

Zip Code Wilmington maintains an active Steering Committee comprised of technology leaders within our partner companies. Our Steering Committee meaningfully contributes to our curriculum, provides guidance for our assessments, and offers valuable feedback on the quality of graduates.

Careers at Zip Code

Interested in helping inspire the next generation of coders and developers? Check out our open positions!