Dethe is a geek dad and Mozillian. He is passionate about human equality and decency, open source, and open data. Dethe has been mentoring others through Ladies Learning Code, Software Carpentry, WebMaker workshops, and a course a Emily Carr University. He created the Waterbear visual programming toolkit to make it easier for others to learn to code. He thinks libraries and other shared resources are key to a future worth having.