Talks

"A Workshop of Fire & Ice"

A Reactadelphia workshop focused on data loading in React components using the open data source An API of Fire & Ice.

"Getting Started with Gatsby"

30 minute Gatsby crash course presented at the Red Queen & Guru React meetup in February 2019.

"Building a Blog with Gatsby"

Co-lead a Gatsby JS workshop at LibertyJS 2018 in Philadelphia, PA.

"What the heck is JSX?"

As front-end developers, we use a lot tools to get our work done. One of the most powerful is JSX, a JavaScript language extension.

"Functional setState in React"

In React, props and state are updated asynchronously. This makes their values unreliable when calculating state and can cause unexpected behavior.