Resume

Experience
  • Beeswax
  • Software Engineer
  • New York, NY
  • January 2015 - Present

I joined Beeswax as the 4th engineer. I work on the applications team maintaining the core customer facing campaign management UI and API. While at Beeswax I've:

  • Led design and implementation of product features across the UI / API stack
  • Architected and implemented migration from Backbone to React
  • Implented tooling to improve developer workflow
  • Interviewed over 160 software engineer candidates


  • Red Antler
  • Developer, Engineering Team Lead
  • Brooklyn, NY
  • July 2012 - December 2014

Led a web development team of 2-5 members. Managed company-wide code standards & styleguide. Built brand marketing sites using WordPress as a CMS. Developed custom Shopify themes. Built a fully-fledged eCommerce Rails app for cash-based wedding gift registries. Created internal tools for productivity including Rails apps, grunt tasks and starter WordPress themes.


  • Landor Associates
  • Designer
  • New York, NY
  • February 2011 - July 2012

Worked for high-profile clients (Verizon FiOS, Citi, Barclays) in a far-reaching branding agency. Specialized in corporate identity with a focus on web design. Collaborated with teams of designers to ideate branding solutions. Designed and developed a single-page site focused on intern recruitment.


  • Brown Dog Creative
  • Web Designer, Developer
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • April - November 2010

Worked in a 2-5 person team producing custom websites using WordPress as a CMS. Performed cross browser QA testing and troubleshooting. Designed and developed the front-end portion of a new website for local YMCA branch to conform to national rebrand. Built email templates. Performed site maintenance.


  • University of Florida, Admissions
  • Graphic Design Intern
  • Gainesville, FL

Helped design award-winning publications for incoming freshmen and transfer students. Mounted mock-up material for presentations. Assisted in press checks.


Education
  • Flagler College
  • Saint Augustine, FL
  • 2006 - 2010

Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design Fine Arts Minor


  • UNO-Innsbruck International Summer School
  • Innsbruck, Austria
  • July - August 2009

Completed Art History and Anthropology courses in Austria


Skills & Interests

I have extensive experience with JavaScript (React, Backbone, Node.js), Python, PHP, and AWS. I have basic experience with Objective-C and Ruby on Rails.


When I'm not building software I enjoy playing guitar, foraging for mushrooms, geeking out over modular synthesizers, camping, hiking, and gardening