Devon Gooden (Coding Instructor/danceLogic) is a computer programmer based in Philadelphia, Pa. He currently resides in Philadelphia and has worked throughout the region. Devon is a graduate of John Bartram High School in West Philadelphia. Upon graduation he took a 3-year tour of duty in the U.S. Armed forces. After completing his tour of duty that included South Carolina, Kentucky, and the Pacific Far East in Korea, he returned to Philly and entered Temple University majoring in Marketing and Computer Science. After graduation he began his computer science career working as a consultant for various corporate entities throughout the tristate area. Devon currently works for RandStad consulting firm at Vanguard investment in Malvern, Pa.
While working for Comcast corporation he met Franklyn Athias. Several years later Franklyn introduced Devon to West Park Cultural Organization where he has volunteered and is now on staff as basic coding instructor for the danceLogic program. Devon teaches computer programming to numerous children in the in the Philly area. “It is a most fulfilling experience to be able to teach and change the lives of young people striving for knowledge in the technology field.”