The Castles and Coding creator and co-author Michael Palmer.
For 13 years Michael Palmer taught computer science, engineering, English, and history for grades K-12. In addition, he worked as a web developer. In 2012, Michael founded Code Red Education that builds custom computer science programs for over 200 K-12 schools. When not teaching or working in the digital Tron landscape, Michael can be found with his wife and two children talking about how awesome his Lawful Neutral Cleric is.
Lauren Kirchner Castles and Coding co-author and illustrator.
Lauren is a printmaker, illustrator and graphic artist as well as the President of the Board for Art This Week Productions. Her passion is helping people of all ages gain free and easy access to the arts.. When she is not consumed by all things art, she is supporting her friends in Tom Clancy’s the Division or completely engrossed in Anime or Manga. In another world far, far away, she would be a rogue balancing the fence between good and evil.