Resume

Professional Experience

Senior Software Developer

Mercer
March 2011 to present

Responsibilities:
  • Develop front-end markup, CSS & JavaScript on web-based, workforce intelligence software for Fortune 500 clients.
  • Explore, prototype & implement new user interfaces taking advantage of features in HTML5, CSS3, Node.js and markup preprocessors such as Jade, Less and Sass (with Compass) for latest desktop & mobile browsers.
Web Applications Managed:
  • win.mercer.com

Web Administrator

Indiana University Southeast
December 2008 to February 2011

Responsibilities:
  • Support IU Southeast web presence including all websites, web applications and web initiatives.
  • Support and administrate all web, application & database servers.
  • Support and lead IU Southeast IT web team.
Websites & Applications Managed:
  • ius.edu and sub-sites
  • University departmental sites (Campus Life, Career Services, University Communications, Information Technology, etc.)
  • Seatfinder (student workstation location app)

Senior Interactive Developer

Doe-Anderson
August 2007 to November 2008

Responsibilities:
  • Develop web applications and user experiences.
  • Program large-scale, content managed websites.
  • Create semantic, web standard front-end code.
  • Implement advanced JavaScript effects and interactivity.
Clients Managed:
  • Maker’s Mark
  • Ohio River Bridges Project of Kentucky & Southern Indiana
  • Suntan City
  • Greater Louisville Branding Project
  • National Center for Family Literacy
  • Ryder Cup Media Project for the Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Doe-Anderson website

Development Team Leader

Hosting.com (now a part of HostMySite)
March 2007 to August 2007

Responsibilities:
  • Manage team of web and application developers.
  • Manage development projects and schedules.
  • Create and maintain reporting structure for management and executives.
  • Consult and guide corporate decision-making for web and application development.
  • Continued responsibilities of all graphic design and web development tasks.
Websites & Web Applications Managed:
  • Hosting.com
  • Portal.Hosting.com
  • CFXHosting.com
  • HalfpriceHosting.com
  • FocalPoint – Hosting.com’s Intranet System

Graphic Designer / Web Developer

Hosting.com
July 2004 to March 2007

Responsibilities:
  • Create print graphics for corporate hosting brands.
  • Create web and user interface designs for corporate hosting brands.
  • Develop web applications and user experiences for customer control panels and corporate intranet.
Websites & Web Applications Managed:
  • Hosting.com
  • Portal.Hosting.com
  • CFXHosting.com
  • HalfpriceHosting.com
  • InternetFrog.com
  • FocalPoint – Hosting.com’s Intranet System
  • Invotion.com

Senior Applications Developer

LeapFrog, Inc.
July 2002 to June 2004

Responsibilities:
  • Implement web development process.
  • Supervise application development department.
  • Develop web applications and user experiences.
  • Program large-scale database driven websites and applications.
Clients Managed:
  • Thomas Industries
  • Farm Credit Services MA
  • Fund For the Arts
  • YUM! Brands
  • KFC
  • Ceridian

Web Designer & Developer

LeapFrog, Inc.
May 2000 to July 2002

Responsibilities:
  • Design medium scale websites (50-300 pages).
  • Provide technical support for client hosting and email accounts.
  • Script web application functionality.
  • Maintain web hosting, email and internal file servers.
  • Traffic coordination, collection of client web content.
Clients Managed:
  • Louisville Science Center
  • Louisville Orchestra
  • ThermoView
  • Becker Law Offices
  • On-Line Services, Inc.
  • Regent Group
  • Salem Media Group

Education

B.A. in Communications, University of Louisville, May 2000
Focus in mass media, business communications and internet/web communications.
Emphasis in interpersonal and group/organizational communication.

Skills

Specialties

  • Web & interface design & development with focus on web standards, usability & findability.
  • User experience design & workflow prototyping.
  • Responsive and semantic front-end markup.
  • Web & interactive production & development processes & procedures.

Programming Languages

  • Semantic & valid XHTML, HTML5 & CSS 2/3
  • Sass/Scss, Jade, Handlebars, Node.js, Gulp
  • JavaScript & AJAX methodologies, jQuery, Underscore.js
  • Object orientated PHP, CodeIgniter MVC & MySQL
  • C# .Net, VB.Net, .Net MVC, VBScript, & legacy ASP
  • ColdFusion 8/9
  • MS SQL Server 2000, 2005 & 2008

Software

  • Microsoft Visual Studio (latest versions)
  • Microsoft SQL Management Studio
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator & Photoshop specifically)
  • Sketch (for Mac)
  • VMWare Fusion

Operating Systems

  • Mac OS X (latest versions)
  • RedHat Enterprise and Ubuntu Linux
  • Windows (latest versions) & Windows Server (latest versions)

Preferred Development Tools

  • Macbook Pro/Air w/ local dev environment
  • Sublime Text for code & markup editing
  • Gulp task manager for JS Linting, Sass compiling & other code quality tools
  • Git source control
  • Sketch (for Mac)
  • InVision UX prototyping app

References

Available on request.

Updated September 2016.