The Hospitality Ninja
Kara is not a coding ninja. While she claims to know nothing about computers, Kara specializes in organizing, hospitality, and collaboration. She is the Director of Workforce Development at Great Lafayette Commerce and has been in that role since 2015. Kara lives and breathes to help Lafayette and its residents. You'll find her traveling with her husband and adult children when she's not working.
The Gaming Ninja
Isaac helps manage Schumann Custom Building and Landscaping and is a self-taught coder. As a former process engineer, he loves making and playing games about science, especially biology. He also dabbles in 3D modeling, data science, and web development.
The Kindergarten Ninja
Kelli is a kindergarten teacher at Suncrest Elementary in Frankfort, IN. Kelli loves spending time with her daughter, reading, and watching Netflix. Despite being married to one of the most amazing people ever, she spends most nights waiting to run away with the 10th Doctor.
Justin "Mr. K" Klyczek
The Master-of-Nothing Ninja
Justin is a Math & Computer Science teacher at Tecumseh Junior High School. When it comes to computers, he's completely self-taught. He knows a little bit about a lot of things. When he's not teaching, he's trying to bring balance the Force.
The Designer Ninja
Linus is a web developer and designer passionate about using the Internet and code as creative playgrounds. By day, he works at Spensa Technologies, Trubadour, and TEDxPurdueU as a developer and designer, and by night, he waits for his missing Hogwarts letter that's definitely just a few years late.
Jazmin Berlanga Medina
The Imagination Ninja
Jazmin is the Director of Educational Programs at Imagination Station. She joined the Strike team in the Summer of 2017 and has quickly become a key member of the team. She'll be in charge of the soon-to-be CoderDojo Imagine.