Fast Company: How an Army of Techies is Taking on City Hall

"Abhi Nemani, a 2010 graduate of Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, California, deferred a job offer from Google to serve as CFA's director of strategy and communications. 'Choosing Code for America is a risk,' says Nemani, 'but an attractive one because of its optimism and originality. Its core idea is that a small group of talented, passionate, and, yes, risky individuals can change the world.'"