Here at Springboard, not only do we pride ourselves on our students’ successes, but we genuinely believe that their dreams are what make up the foundation of our mission. Our alumni dream big – and they make big moves in stride. So, in our series of Student Spotlights, we’re shining a light onto some of our […]

Springboard has graduated 15,000 students across our course offerings. In this series, we sit down with some of the students who inspire us and help share their story.  Kashif Ross used Springboard’s UX Bootcamp to transition from teaching to UX Design. Here’s his story. You transitioned from a career in Education and a background in Psychology to […]

Meet Talayeh Motameni, a graduate of Springboard’s UI/UX Design Career Track. After landing her first UX design job at United Airlines during a global pandemic, Talayeh Motameni was faced with a unique conundrum: how to help air travelers make sense of ever-changing travel regulations in response to COVID-19, such as border closures and mask requirements. […]

Meet Gilles Ngomeni, a student enrolled in Springboard’s Data Analytics Career Track. When Gilles Ngomeni enrolled in the Data Analytics Career Track at Springboard, he promised his two young children that once he finished the course, he would move them from their cramped apartment into a big house with a garden like the one they […]

Meet Sam Fisher, a graduate of Springboard’s Data Science Career Track. “I think of data science as an amalgam term,” says data scientist and machine learning engineer Sam Fisher. “When I hear the term, ‘data science,’ I think about how the fields of statistics and machine learning are mixing in ways that some traditionalists are […]

Meet Reagan Tatsch, a former marketing operations manager turned data analyst. After the tech startup he was working for went under during the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Reagan Tatsch found himself wondering what to do next. He’d spent years working in marketing operations and had just recently started learning about data analytics before he […]

Meet Rahil Jetly, a former Springboard admissions director now enrolled in the Data Analytics Career Track. A self-described data nerd, Rahil Jetly went from being the admissions director at Springboard to a student in the Data Analytics Career Track. After years of experience in sales and marketing at various startups in the Bay Area, Jetly […]

Meet Jane French, a graduate of Springboard’s UX Career Track. Jane had always loved languages. As a child, she would create quizzes in Microsoft Excel for her younger siblings to help them learn French. Then, when she and her husband moved to Spain three years ago, Jane found herself doing the same thing to help […]