Christopher Roach

Christopher Roach

Python expert, data visualization enthusiast, speaker, author

  • @vthakr

San Jose, California

Areas of Expertise:

  • python
  • matplotlib
  • data visualization
  • data science
  • speaking
  • programming
  • writing
Christopher began his career as an embedded software engineer before switching to web and mobile development. He has since worked for Apple, as a web and iOS developer, was the first hire at a Y-Combinator funded startup, and is currently putting his Python skills to work as a lead engineer at LinkedIn. He holds undergraduate degrees in Finance and Economics, and a Master's degree in Computer Science and has worked with Python in some capacity for over 10 years now. When he’s not working, you can usually find him taking classes or teaching others about Python and how to use it for data visualization and exploration.

Matplotlib for Developers Matplotlib for Developers
by Christopher Roach
March 2016
Video: $79.99