From Cutting Boards To Crafting Code | How Bellevue Alumni Jake Sklarew Escaped His Kitchen Nightmare

Pre-Dojo:
  • Worked as a chef in Michelin-starred kitchens
  • Dabbled in learning to code with self-directed resources
  • Wasn’t confident the
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Making the Switch | Pt. 5: To Be Continued…

Editor’s note: Making the Switch is a five-part series written by Bellevue Dojo graduate Zach Jones. It highlights his career Read more >>

From Dallas Musician to Full Stack Developer | How Breanne Johnson Embraced “Strength Through Struggle” to Launch a New Career

Pre-Dojo:
  • Worked as a freelance touring musician
  • Wanted to stop travelling for work
  • Felt like an imposter & feared
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From Assisting Dentists To Deploying Applications | The Story of Chicago Alumni Patty Flores

Pre-Dojo:
  • Worked as a Dental Assistant
  • Desired career security in an innovative field
  • Feared her lack of a technical
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From Theater Production to Production Engineer at Bungie | How Bellevue Graduate Hannah Preisinger Landed Her Dream Job

Pre-Dojo:
  • Owned a theater production company and worked in various roles at a local college
  • Didn’t have steady income
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From Dewey Decimal to Developer | How Seattle Alumni Stephen Holmes Changed His Career

Pre-Dojo:
  • Worked as a Library Technician
  • Yearned for a career change without the time or expense of going back
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