Eron Lake

Title: Associate Software Engineer

Comapany: Yahoo!

Event Date: April 17, 2019

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: E2 180



Eron Lake


Eron was born and raised in  San Jose, California. Both of his parents are from Guyana (South America). Eron was home-schooled by his mother and grandmother for the early part of his education. He then attended middle/high school in San Jose and eventually graduated from University of California Santa Cruz. Eron  received his degree in both Computer Science and Computer Science: Game Desgin. 

Since graduating he has been working full-time at Verizon Media/Yahoo! Sports as an Associate Software Engineer. At the same time he worked as a Gameplay Programmer at an independent virtual reality gaming company. He is currently working on his own virtual reality game.