Dr. Bryson Payne
Dr. Bryson Payne (Ph.D. ’04) published a book in May 2015 titled “Teach Your Kids to Code: A Parent-Friendly Guide to Python Programming,” from No Starch Press. The book debuted as a No. 1 Best Seller in Children’s Programming Books and a No. 1 Hot New Release in three programming categories on Amazon. Payne was also promoted to full professor with tenure this year at the University of North Georgia where he has taught for 15 years and served as the first department head of computer science.
He lives in Cumming, Ga., with his wife Bev and two sons, Alex and Max, and welcomes contact from Georgia State friends via Facebook or on Twitter at @brysonpayne.