Summary

I'm passionate about what I do. I thrive in environments that let me take ownership of my work but also allow me to collaborate with a team. To me, each project means an opportunity to sharpen my skills and learn new things.

Technical Skills

Code:

  • HTML (HTML5, XHTML)
  • CSS (including CSS3)
  • SASS, SCSS
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • Ajax
  • JSON, XML
  • SQL
  • some PHP
  • some ActionScript 3.0

Tools:

  • WordPress
  • Git version control (basic terminal commands), GitHub
  • SVN Version Control, Tortoise SVN
  • MySQL
  • phpMyAdmin
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Google Analytics
  • TypeKit
  • Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Modernizr
  • Raphael
  • LiveReload
  • Compass

Frameworks:

  • Ruby on Rails
  • .NET/ASP framework (including MVC framework)
  • Twitter Bootstrap

Processes:

  • Planning & Strategizing
  • Use Cases & Personas
  • Flowcharting & Site Architecture
  • Style Guide/Tiles
  • Wireframing
  • User Interface Design & Storyboarding
  • Front-end Build
  • Database Architecture and Creation
  • WordPress CMS Integration

Personal Attributes:

  • Effective communicator & collaborator
  • Able to work independently or in a group
  • Self-motivated and hard-working
  • Always willing and excited to learn
  • Organized & efficient with my time
  • Not afraid to ask questions
  • Honest & sincere

Education

The Art Insitute of Pittsburgh - Online Division
Web Design Diploma
GPA: 3.97

Previous Work Experience

Freelance Web Designer & Front-End Developer

Garrigan Lyman Group:

Milan Marketplace:

  • Flowcharting & Site Architecture
  • User interface design, wireframing, storyboarding
  • Designed icons
  • Designed DAC iPhone app layouts
  • CSS adjustments to Twitter Bootstrap framework
  • Custom JavaScript Analytics using Raphael and Google Maps JS API

Administrative Assistant, Data Entry Clerk, Receptionist
Office Team Staffing — Seattle, WA

  • Data entry
  • Answered phones & assisted guests
  • Helped WAC members update their online profiles & called members to remind them to update
  • Trouble-shot general problems and browser inconsistencies with new WAC website
  • General administrative support

Warehouse Associate
Fusion Beads — Seattle, WA

  • Used custom CMS to update content on ecommerce website
  • Found and fixed product discrepancies on website by gathering product data
  • Warehouse trainer
  • Prepared, checked, and packed orders for shipment
  • Assisted pre-receiving by organizing, counting, and weighing products
  • Data entry

Administrative Assistant & Receptionist
Osyka Corporation — Houston, TX

  • Created and maintained accounts receivables
  • Tracked all revenue and joint interest billings
  • Made and sent out all AR statements
  • Created spreadsheets for accounting controller
  • Edited and revised letters
  • Prepared expense reports
  • General administrative support