WordPress Front End Developer. Skills Include: Writing custom themes and customizing premium themes via: custom templates, custom fields, custom post types and SCSS. Customizing admin menus for a better user experience. Implementing plugins for security, backups, SEO, and feature extensions. Site and database migration. Local development with XAMPP
- PHP & MySQL database-driven Web Development
- Word Press Web Development
- User centered Design
- Information architecture
- Wire Framing
- Adobe Creative Suite
- Domain transfer
- Site Migration, local to live
PhpStorm, DesktopServer, XAMPP, Prepros, Putty, WinSCP, phpMyAdmin, Aptana, Photoshop, Illustrator, Suitcase Fusion, Dreamweaver, Crimson, Komodo, Visual Studio, SQL Server 2008, Visio, BackupBuddy,ImportBuddy.
Seattle Central Community College. Seattle, WA.
Certificate in Web Development 2011-2013, Web Design 2012-present. Deans list, Phi Theta Kappa.
Shoreline Community College. Seattle, WA.
PIA Certification in Electronic Imaging Pre-press Computer Software. 1995-1996
Seattle Pacific University. Seattle, WA.
Bachelor of Arts in Art with Minor in English. Fine and Performing Arts Scholarship recipient, Dean’s List. 1984-1989
Freelance Front End Developer: Aliaslead.com, Seattle WA. July 2013 – Present.
Freelance Front End WordPress Developer: Review content and design for best practices on numerous sites, customize premium theme extending branding site wide. Refine responsive views and breakpoints and brand the mobile navigation.
RealBasic, Seattle WA. 2014 –March 2016.
Front End WordPress Developer: Customize word press themes to fit project requirements. Utilization of: custom template pages, custom post types, custom field, styles and plug-ins. Created branded favicons. Optimized images, database and SEO. Migrate site to final domain. Create admin emails and Google analytic accounts for each client. Launch site, verify site, and submit sitemap xml for bot indexing. Create final hand off packet with all design documents, site credentials, email accounts and client instruction.
Barking Mad Web Collective, Seattle WA. November 2013 – December 2014
Project Lead. Lead a team of three designers and two developers as we created a custom WordPress theme. Responsibilities: client interview, project proposal, production schedule, client communication, design , production, hosting and domain transfer and site launch.
TBIHousing. Seattle WA. July 2013 – September 2013