Kent C. Dodds

Kent C. Dodds

Web Technologies

Salt Lake, United States


  • JavaScript
  • Open Source
  • Teaching
  • Web
  • Community Building
  • Speaking


Kent C. Dodds works at PayPal as a full stack JavaScript engineer. He hosts JavaScript Air, the live video broadcast podcast about JavaScript and the web platform. Kent spends a lot of time contributing to open source projects (his own and others') on GitHub. He's also an instructor where he teaches about web technologies and open source in the form of 3-5 minute videos. He also frequently teaches in the form of talks at workshops at meetups and conferences. Kent is happily married and the father of three kids.