San Francisco, CA

Front-End Developer (Contract)

June 2017 - September 2017

  • Senior developer for Anki’s Developer site, bridging the gap between graphical design and technical implementation.
  • Researched and recommended new technologies and methodologies to enhance user experience and maintainability.
  • Engineered user interfaces for all major browsers and devices and wrote documentation for maintainability by clients as well as other engineers.

San Francisco, CA

Front-End Developer

August 2013 - January 2017

  • Oversaw interactive operations on the redesign of Ancestry’s most visited SEO page.
  • Created interactive and dynamic front-end experiences using real data and reusable modules and components while developing on top of complex MVC frameworks.
  • Liaison between the Product/UX and Development groups utilizing the latest technologies to build, refine and test numerous UX/UI projects within an agile environment.
  • Leveraged multiple prototyping techniques including user scripts, rapid prototyping using UI frameworks, and frontend languages to create prototypes that had production ready code.
  • Provided guidance to engineers on the methods and best practices for constructing user interface elements using HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Conducted and participated in code reviews, brown bag presentations and company conferences.

Los Angeles, CA

Web Developer

April 2012 – August 2013

  • Responsible for creation and delivery of interactive experiences and wordpress sites to USC department clients that were responsive and met accessibility standards.
  • Worked directly with clients, project managers and designers throughout the entire project life cycle. Provide guidance on how to meet client needs from a technical perspective and built the site using customizable pages and widgets.
  • Implemented numerous third party APIs, including Google Maps, feeds from Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and USC’s event calendar.

Chicago, IL

Front-End Developer

June 2010 - March 2012

  • Responsible for implementation of promotional advertisements and blue-sky projects for all of Sears's large-scale global sites that touch millions of users.
  • Lead homepage developer. Constructed, implemented and managed the homepage via the CMS Alfresco and trained new hires on homepage processes.
  • Managed, tracked and collaborated on projects using a variety of tools such as Jira and Basecamp as well as attended Ops Alert calls.
  • Troubleshooted and debugged frontend issues across all properties.


Full Stack JavaScript


October 2017

Responsive Web Design


May 2012 – June 2012

3D Character Animation


January 2008 – July 2009

Illustration / Animation


Kansas City Art Institute

August 2003 – May 2006

Additional Online Courses, Seminars & Conferences

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