How did you get to where you are today in the developer world?
Lots of perseverance
What is your best strategy for tackling a project or challenge?
Break it down into the smallest component that I am comfortable working with and then build it from the bottom up.
How do you keep up with current trends and advances in this field?
Mostly twitter. Product Hunt occasionally.
What are you most looking forward to for the TCO Finals?
To meet everybody. Having only used email / slack, it's a nice change to meet each in person
Tell us what achievement you are the most proud of.
Sitting on the drop tower of an amusement park without holding on to anything.
Offline, what is your favorite thing to do?
We asked the Finalists to use emojis in response to the following questions.
How do you feel about the TCO18 Finals?
How do you feel when you win a Topcoder challenge?
What is your spirit animal?
What's the weather like at your house right now?
What are your hobbies?