About Jay Nielsen

Jay Nielsen University of Denver Boot Camps Instructor BioHaving co-created multiple surrealist computer science web series, Jay has a passion for developing engaging traditional, blended and e-learning materials. He has taught audiences of all ages and backgrounds about the powers of open source software through Make, Open Media Foundation, and Denver Public Libraries.

Jay’s first foray into web development was a rather impressive GeoCities™ page of animated gifs. He has since built hundreds of websites for small businesses, law firms, non-profits and universities across the nation.

Fun Facts:

  • He has two retired racing greyhounds
  • He only wears colorful socks
  • He loves to draw and play the piano