Résumé

Objective
To build custom web applications with the potential to affect the world for good.

Education
University of Central FloridaOrlando, FL
Bachelor of Arts in Digital Media — May 2011
• Learned the foundations of User Experience, Pseudocode, Information architecture, Semantic Content, Structured Content, and Accessibility.
• Developed complex web applications on top of the learned foundations using Wireframing, HTTP, HTTPS, SSL, REST, cURL, HTML, JSON, CSS, Javascript, Ajax, jQuery, PHP, SQL, and MySQL.

Manatee Community CollegeVenice, FL
Associates of Arts — May 2008

Work Experience
Golf ChannelOrlando, FL
Senior Software Engineer — November 2014 – Present
• Design and develop features for the Golf Channel property GolfChannel.com.
• Implement sophisticated user interfaces using industry standard technologies and techniques.
• Support web servers and other servers via scheduled maintenance, performance tuning, and monitoring.
• Provide feasibility reviews for potential new projects, including development effort estimates.
• Build applications to agreed upon specifications within the required timeframe and budget.
• Architect new features in the Drupal and manage the implementation of all CMS features.
• Demonstrate deep understanding of LAMP performance and configuration
• Conduct peer-reviews of PHP application code, ensuring that all code complies with team standards
• Work with Database Developers to design new features with attention to performance and scalability
• Work with Customer Service and QA to identify and address reported issues quickly and effectively
• Create an abstracted, flexible system in Drupal 8 for building mega menus.
• Create a custom Universal Javascript live blogging solution using React and Redux.
• Migrate GolfChannel.com to decoupled Drupal 8 and node.js application.

Camna, LLCFredericksburg, VA
Senior Web Developer — October 2012 – October 2014
• Work remotely from Orlando, FL.
• Implement custom designs into new or existing websites built on Drupal, WordPress, and ExpressionEngine.
• Develop custom plugins for Drupal, WordPress, and ExpressionEngine.
• Develop eCommerce websites using Drupal Commerce and WooCommerce.
• Create sub themes for Drupal and WordPress.
• Migrate contacts from legacy databases into CiviCRM.
• Perform complex upgrade of Drupal.
• Create an extension for CiviCRM to sync contacts with Campaign Monitor.
• Develop custom web applications in an MVC architecture using CodeIgniter.
• Integrate Doctrine into CodeIgniter with a custom wrapper library.
• Consult with enterprise organizations.
• Introduce and implement Git into the development process.
• Learn basic server administration and configuration of Ubuntu Server, Apache, MySQL, and PHP.
• Construct and Implement an Information architecture strategy.
• Consult on User Experience.
• Develop websites using best practices for structured content.

RELEVANT Media GroupOrlando, FL
Digital Development Director — January 2010 – October 2012
• Developed a custom PHP content management system for updating the content in the custom email newsletters.
• Created custom Joomla! themes and plugins for Reject Apathy.
• Created a custom Joomla! application for subscribers to access their premium content.
• Consulted with company executives on the strategy for the next version of RELEVANT Magazine.
• Developed forty custom Drupal modules to achieve the needed functionality of the new version of RELEVANT Magazine including: subscription management, gated premium content, magazine archive, database performance, legacy content display, content authoring experience, social login, ecommerce and custom commenting.
• Created a custom eCommerce site built on Ubercart.
• Assisted in the Migration from Joomla! to Drupal.
• Led the the Digital Development team.
• Introduced and implemented Git into the development process.
• Constructed and Implemented an Information architecture strategy utilizing structured content.
• Consulted on User Experience.

First Baptist Church of VeniceVenice, FL
Digital Manager — March 2008 – January 2010
• Designed and constructed the church’s web presence on an existing, custom content management system.
• Assisted with office and digital media needs

Photo Tech Investments Inc.Venice, FL
Digital Manager — April 2004 – August 2008
• Developed eCommerce websites using 3dcart for PhotoShipper and InkShipper.
• Developed a custom WordPress theme utilizing SlideShowPro Director for Turner Photography.
• Created content for entire web presence.
• Managed the social media accounts for all properties.
• Managed order fulfillment and customer service.