Recent initiate into the programming/data vis community. Been at it since January 2013 in a very immersive way. HTML/CSS, Javascrtip (D3, JQuery, Bootstrap, etc.). Also Processing and STATA (Econometrics academic background).
Code for DC is the DC chapter of Code for America Brigade – a national network of "civic hackers" who contribute their skills toward using the web as a platform for local government and community service. We're building new tools and liberating data to help DC work better. Come help!