Profile

Effective leader with the ability to gather requirements, manage expectations and deliver results on time and within budget.

Positive team player known for contributing creative solutions and technical ability.

Detail oriented developer that embraces effective design in order to create the most usable final product.

Productive under pressure and highly motivated.

Education

Associate of Applied Science – IT Professional

Dunwoody College of Technology, 818 Dunwoody Boulevard, Minneapolis MN 55403

  • June 2006 Graduate
  • 3.9 GPA

Technical Skills

Competencies

Experiance

Thomson Reuters – Lead Front End Web Developer [contract to hire]

January 2009 – Current

  • Led a team of front end developers to design, develop and maintain extensive customer facing websites for both mobile and desktop use.
  • Worked alongside business sponsors, designers, information architects and back-end developers to create optimized and cross-browser compatible features in a fast paced environment.
  • Developed functional prototypes to drive business decisions.
  • Interviewed potential candidates for both contract and full time positions

Best Buy – Web Development and Maintenance [contract]

June 2006 – December 2008

  • Developed and maintained many BestBuy owned websites for mobile and desktop use. Created prototype web pages to determine browser limitations.
  • Created HTML email templates for weekly and continuous use.

Freelance – Owner of CalculatedChaos LLC

June 2005 - Current

  • Gathered business requirements for design and functionality.
  • Developed a number of WordPress themes and plug-ins with advanced custom functionality, as well as extensive WordPress training (75+ people).
  • Developed and maintained websites using a number of content management systems including ExpressionEngine and SiteCore.
  • Developed HTML email templates using a variety of online email marketing tools.

Freelance Work Samples

Online Profiles