Astrid Countee

Astrid was a data analyst working in oil and gas and decided to pursue her passion for building software. She now enjoys a succssful freelance career.

Matt Bertino

Matt Bertino left a great job in big finance to pursue his dream of building a company. Post graduation he joined our accelerator program.

Michelle Child

After working as an English teacher abroad, Michelle became enthralled with the web design industry. She joined The Iron Yard and found a job within weeks of graduation.

Jeremy Butler

Jeremy Butler toured the world playing music, but returned to his first love of programming through The Iron Yard. He now developes apps for State Farm.

Latest student stories

Many of our students write about their experiences at The Iron Yard. We also write about their amazing journies into the world of programming. You can see everything on our Stories Blog or click through to the latest posts below.