Front-end web developer providing a seamless bridge between design and the back-end, currently based out of Denver, Colorado. Experience with developing single-page applications in AngularJS and WordPress themes and plugins for enterprise companies. Specialties include responsive web design, mobile optimization, and service-oriented architecture.


Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester NY
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology 2009
Concentrations in Web Development, Graphic Media and Psychology


Organizer of the Denver Code Club, a semi-monthly meetup dedicated to providing space for web developers to further their professional education

Technical Skills

Programming Languages: JavaScript, CSS, Sass/LESS, HTML, AJAX, PHP, MySQL, XML, JSON, bash
Frameworks/Libraries: AngularJS, Node.js, Gulp.js, jQuery, WordPress, Google Maps
Software: Adobe Creative Suite, Terminal, Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, Webstorm/Sublime Text 3
Operating Systems: Linux, Mac OS X and iOS, Microsoft Windows
Other: Git, Jira/Stash/Atlassian products, Agile workflows, responsive web design,

Personal Projects

Developed a WordPress plugin, Karten, to display geo-tagged Instagram photos on a Google Maps map in page/post content or within a theme, leveraging WordPress best practices, PHP and JavaScript OOP principles, and AJAX.

Planned, constructed and iterated upon a contacts management single-page application and custom REST API using AngularJS, MongoDB, Node.js, and Express.js.

Created a pediatric emergency medical reference for paramedics as a mobile web application using PHP, JavaScript, XML, AJAX, CSS3 transforms and animations, HTML5 client-side database, and HTML5 offline detection


Kenzan, Denver CO
Front-End Developer (January 2016 – present)

  • Perform PCI audits on front-end pull requests and add bug fixes to features on a large-scale, multi-repository billing interface project using AngularJS, LESS, HTML5, Git, and Gulp/Grunt
  • Led a front-end team of five to create new features, to make updates to existing features using AngularJS, and to consume JSON microservices in an Agile environment. Responsible for the front-end architecture, pull request reviews, post-merge deployments, and releases
  • Wrote JavaScript/AngularJS, HTML5, and CSS3/Sass and performed unit testing for new features on a successful rebranding project

Voltage Advertising, Louisville CO
Senior Developer, Team Lead (April 2015 – January 2016)

  • Use HTML5, CSS3, Sass, jQuery, PHP, MySQL, Git, Gulp, Grunt, and REST/SOAP APIs to develop complex responsive WordPress themes and plugins
  • Use AngularJS for both single-page applications and adding enhanced functionality to PHP views
  • Delegate projects to four team members and provide mentoring for junior developers
  • Interface with clients and vendors and manage expectations during development. Have been instrumental in the development and launch of several large projects, leading to overwhelming client satisfaction and the establishment/continuation of long-term business partnerships
  • Research, establish, document and maintain company coding best practices, development organization and workflow standards
  • Created a build script using Gulp.js task runner and a boilerplate theme for internal use

Crowd Favorite, Denver CO
Developer  (December 2012 – March 2015)

  • Developed desktop and responsive WordPress themes using HTML5, CSS3, Sass, jQuery, PHP, MySQL and Git
  • Developed projects leveraging AngularJS and MVC frameworks
  • Documented development plans, participated in post-launch evaluations with both in-house and remote teams
  • Developed custom plugins to meet client requirements
  • Customized and refactored company plugins and theme template engine
  • Created a build script using Gulp.js and Node.js for internal use
  • Researched and maintained company CSS, JavaScript best practices

Express Ambulance Co., La Mesa CA
Web Developer (April 2011 – November 2012) Freelance

  • Search engine rank improvement using Google Analytics/Webmaster Tools and social media
  • Designed and developed WordPress themes to align with re-branding

Rosemont Media, San Diego CA
Web Developer (October 2010 – November 2012)

  • Greatly increased the attractiveness of our niche offering by being first to market mobile themes. Optimized mobile product through iterative testing and by using responsive design techniques
  • Developed desktop WordPress themes for doctors using HTML, CSS, jQuery, PHP, MySQL. Improved WordPress theme templates for minimal build time
  • Provided and customized jQuery and WordPress plugins to suit client needs
  • Integrated Google Maps into CodeIgniter-backed sales CMS utilizing jQuery, JSON
  • Planned, deployed, and maintained a Mac OS X Server for team web development and company-wide file server
  • Trained other developers in desktop and mobile theme development

Teneleven Interactive, San Diego CA
Web Developer (March 2010)

  • Revised current client sites (PHP/Symfony, Blueprint CSS), Rochester NY
Developer (August 2008 – September 2008)

  • Revised current client sites (ASP, ASP.NET, PHP, ColdFusion)

Brand Logic, Rochester NY
Developer (March 2006 – August 2006) Cooperative Education

  • Developed a C#/ASP.NET application to complement a University client’s large-scale fundraising campaign, displaying contributor names and amounts dynamically using AJAX
  • Performed heuristic evaluations and documented information architectures of existing sites to reevaluate the effectiveness of current user interfaces