Ockert du Preez started learning programming. He is a self-taught developer. He has written several articles over the years detailing his programming quests and adventures.
He is a former Microsoft Most Valuable Professional for .NET (2008 - 2017), ex moderator article reviewer, and current article writer for CodeGuru, Developer.com, DevX and Database Journal.
His Visual Studio 2019 book:

His Blog: https://www.codeguru.com/member.php/Hannes+DuPreez/
His LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ockert-du-preez-432783139/