Selin Korkmaz

Selin is our Operations Intern focusing on Marketing & Admissions. She will be a May 2021 graduate from Texas A&M University, where she studies Communication, Cybersecurity, and Chinese. Selin is a Houston native. When she is not at work or in class, she loves to explore new foods, find good thrifts, and watch every movie at her local theater with her friends.

Ben Campbell

Ben is a Kentucky native, but has lived in Texas for over 20 years. He is a graduate of the University of Texas at San Antonio with a B.A. in Communication Studies. When he’s not exploring the latest theme park or state park, he’s exploring new opportunities to learn and grow personally and professionally. Ben comes to Codeup with prior experience in the theme park, retail, and software industries as part of the Business Development Team. When he’s not at work, he’s streaming the latest video games or taking in the latest movies at the theater with his wife of 13+ years.

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Faith Kane

Faith Kane holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from UT Austin and a Master of Education specializing in Talent Development and Advanced Curriculum from Texas State University. Her background in public education spans nineteen years and six districts in Dallas and San Antonio. Faith is a long-time advocate for empowerment through quality education. She is a graduate of Codeup’s Data Science program who now uses her background to guide and support students.

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Casey Friday

Casey graduated from UTSA with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a minor in Music. He has since spent almost 10 years as a web developer, specializing in automation and e-commerce. He also spent 1.5 years as the Director of Security at a cryptocurrency hedge fund, where he built custom software for emerging crypto technologies. He has always loved learning new skills quickly and is thrilled to share this pastime with Codeup students. Outside of the class, he loves to disassemble every product can, to see how they work.

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Douglas Hirsh

Douglas brings 18 years of professional development experience. He has worked for companies ranging in size from startups to Fortune 50s. In his spare time, Douglas spends time with his family and continues to learn new things.

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Meghan Desai

Meghan Desai

Meghan is our People Operations Associate, as well as a student at Trinity University, where she is studying HR and Business Management. At Codeup, Meghan assists with HR, finance, and compliance projects. Meghan was born and raised in Houston, but she’s also lived in The Netherlands and London and loves to travel. When not at work or in class, you can find her exploring the San Antonio food scene, watching movies with friends, discovering local coffee shops, or reading a good book.

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Katie Facemire

Katie is our Operations Associate. Originally from Houston, she moved to San Antonio to attend UTSA and graduated with a degree in Marketing. Before Codeup, Katie spend a year living in Shanghai, China teaching English. While living abroad she loved traveling, learning more about other cultures, and eating all types of new foods! On the weekends you can find her visiting her favorite dog parks in San Antonio with her best four-legged friend, Alaska. She’s loves being active and playing sports. Her two favorite sports are women’s tackle football and rugby.

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Christian Torres

Christian Torres

Christian is a product of the San Antonio Tech District with experience in Technical Support, Marketing, Sales and Project Management. Working with fast-growing companies, he brings knowledge of what is important to our Employer Partners. When he’s not helping place our students, you can find him chasing the Ironman Dream, the sport, not the superhero, that would be silly. Outside of triathlons, Christian enjoys exploring our city, playing in his rock band and creating memorable experiences.

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