sakina fakhruddin   |   founder & lead instructor

Sakina founded Codinu to provide a fun, engaging and collaborative environment for kids to learn coding. Being a parent, Sakina wants her child and every other child to think, innovate and build technology rather than merely using it. 

Prior to Codinu, Sakina worked as a Software Engineering Consultant at Corporate Technology Solutions, Milwaukee WI. She started her career at IBM Systems and Technology Labs as a Software Engineer. She holds a Masters Degree in Computer Science from University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee. Additionally, she was a Summer Immersion Program Teacher at Girls Who Code - Synchrony Financial program. Sakina is actively involved with organizations like Girls Who Code and