Experience

Webmaster, University of Northern Colorado (Remote)

After being at UNC professionally since 2003, I resigned my position to move abroad in January 2019. This part-time role was created to provide support and not “leave them hanging.”

  • Maintain and built XSLT templates with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for content management system.
  • Provided technical direction of the website, best practices, digital strategy and guidance.
  • Built React and native JavaScript applications utilizing third party API integrations.
  • Provide ongoing support for custom built C# and JavaScript (React, jQuery, native) applications.

Freelancer Developer, Remote

  • Maintain websites with Wordpress, Jekyll, and static HTML.
  • Shopify setup and template installation, including branding design, logo design, and template customizations.
  • Custom WordPress, and WooCommerce template installations, initial configuration, and various server implementations.

Founder, PracticeSightReading.com

  • A Software as a Service web application built in PHP that creates dynamic sheet music with a server-side module to generate dynamic MP3 audio files for musicians to practice sight reading.
  • Responsible for entire ecosystem including Ubuntu server administration on a cloud based server, client-side (HTML, CSS, JavaScript) and server-side languages (PHP, Shell), digital marketing, analytics, branding, and overall strategy.

Webmaster & Manager of Web Communications, University of Northern Colorado

  • Lead and manage web team consisting of Digital and UX Designer, Digital Content Specialist, and Digital Marketing Specialist. This team supports 400+ web authors on campus and is responsible for top-level websites, branding, digital marketing and web governance.
  • Built and maintained test-driven, object-oriented C# web applications which use SQL as the database backend.
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining HTML, CSS and JavaScript templates converted into XSLT templates for University’s enterprise content management system (CMS).
  • Provided technical direction of the website, analytics, digital strategy and guidance to the Assistant Vice President of Marketing.
  • Completed a three-year content management system migration consisting of over 10k pages from individual Dreamweaver sites into University’s CMS.
  • Presented technical presentations at national higher education conferences on CMS implementation and web governance.

Webmaster, University of Northern Colorado

  • Implemented the University’s templating system that is used by all web authors on campus. Templates were written with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript and then converted to XSLT for the University’s CMS.
  • Provided technical direction, marketing and support to Director of Web Communications.
  • Built open-source custom CMS integrations that using their restful API.
  • Implemented GIT version control system and taught team members best practices.

Web Developer, University of Northern Colorado

  • Built websites and assisted campus web authors.

Presentations


Education

Master of Science in Digital Currencies, University of Nicosia, Cyprus

  • Coursework includes forex markets, crypto-currency global impact, regulation, innovation, cryptology, and law and programming Bitcoin and Ethereum.
  • Connected to the Bitcoin network with Python and created Ethereum apps with Solidity.

Coursework towards Online Master of Computer Science, Colorado State University, United States

  • Completed two Masters courses in Database Systems and Object Oriented Design, from their Online Master of Computer Science program.
  • Coursework and assignments were written with Java and utilized SQL.

Bachelor of Music, Performance, University of Norterhn Colorado, United States