About

Professional Profile I am a driven professional with a broad technical skill set. My depth of experience spans visual design, information architecture, user interface design, front and back-end development, server administration, and client training. I have a strong ability for debugging and troubleshooting and have a proven track record for juggling simultaneous projects on tight deadlines.

Technical Skills

Programming Languages HTML 5, CSS 3, Javascript, PHP, MySQL

Frameworks Bootstrap, Semantic UI, Omega, JQuery, d3.js Visualization, Symphony, PHPTemplate, Twig, Less

Software Drupal, Magento, WordPress, Subversion, GIT, Composer
MAMP Pro, Coda, Sequel Pro, BBedit, VirtualBox, Adobe Creative Cloud: Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign

Operating Systems Apple OS, Linux, Windows

Experience

Web Developer

Litmus Designs

2004-Present Auckland, NZ & New York, NY, USA

Freelance web developer with accountability for marketing services, managing client relations, controlling budgets, print design, and front and back-end development for a broad spectrum of organizations, including large academic institutions, I.T. specialists, local artists, nationally known theaters and arts festivals, alternative news publishers, sporting events, physician practices and more.

Web Developer

Bold Design

2014-2016 Auckland, NZ

Development of custom corporate networking solutions, e-commerce projects, and content management systems, ranging from software development for a nation-wide health and safety reporting system, e-commerce development for local and international businesses, and maintenance and management of digital systems and content.

Web Developer & Designer

New Mass Media

1999-2004 Easthampton, MA, USA

Multi-faceted roles spanning design, production and staff management, and web development. Development projects include design of websites for multiple publications and working closely with third-party vendors on implementation, as well as custom programming of workflow scripts to automate publishing of web content from print materials.

Graphic Designer

Letendre Advertising

1998-1999 Hampden, MA, USA

Developed all aspects of visual marketing material including logos, collateral, and marketing materials for a diverse range of start-up and established businesses. 

Graphic Designer

UMass Fine Arts Center

1994-1998 Amherst, MA, USA

Designed a wide range of collateral materials for theatre arts performances to exacting marketing specifications. Production included poster, flier, advert, and multi-page program design.

Education

Bachelors with High Honors in Computers, Design, and Photography, 1998
University of Massachusetts at Amherst
GPA 3.88 • Summa cum laude • Commonwealth Honors
Relevant coursework in web development, computer aided design, and visual arts