Meet the Team: Tim!
Name Tim Mwangi
Birthplace Nyeri, Kenya
Official Title Software Engineer
Role on the team backend development
Educational Background rising senior at Stanford majoring in Electrical Engineering
Favorite food Kenyan samosas and calamari
Favorite childhood memory hanging out with cousins at his grandma’s house
- computer security
- volunteering from almost anything like helping out at a hospital or building a classroom
- football (soccer)
Why do you like football (soccer)? “I grew up watching it and played in high school. I think it’s a really interesting game and people can do some crazy stuff (footwork) on the field.”
What do you do during your free time?
- Watch action and adventure movies as well as Bollywood films
- play online games like poker and blackjack
Describe yourself in three words: hardworking, focused, and laid-back
What quote do you live by? "If you’re given a coffee cup to wash, wash it like no other coffee cup has been washed before.“ – Tim’s high school principal
If you weren’t at MindSumo, what would you be doing? "Probably working at some other tech company.”
Why will MindSumo change the world? “I think it gives a very opportunity to students to showcase their skills by solving real world problems. It also shows them what real world problems are like."