Web application developer currently fluent in JS-based
languages, Node and React. Flexible, adaptable critical thinker
and quick study. Passionate about quality, maintainability, and
reusability of code, bicycles, electronics, clothing, and
everything else I own, use, or make; sustainability; the
outdoors; music; cycling; the pursuit and advancement of
PriceWaiter Bellingham, WA
Researched and incorporated emerging web
technologies and contributed ideas, architecture and
strategy, as well as implementation, testing and
support, to features across the full stack.
Shipped complete feature pilots that led to
immediate conversions for existing customers and
expanded our platform offering into new markets.
Researched, developed, delivered and maintained
integrations with major online ERP and eCommerce
SpringCM Chicago, IL
Solutions Software Engineer
July 2010-September 2013
Responsible for developing and maintaining
customizations for major customers.
Designed and implemented a standardized, repeatable
process and framework for building complex workflows
on SpringCM's Advanced Workflow engine.
Based on experience with these monolithic apps and
extensive use of SpringCM, identified missing
features in the platform.
Developed customizations and SpringCM features from
design through to training of our support team.
Wrote developer docs, code samples in various
languages, and provided advanced support to client
Technical Support Representative
July 2008-July 2010
Served as the first technical point of contact for
new customers, managing new implementations of
Guided customers through basic best practices and
developed solutions using advanced features
Assisted in advanced training sessions for
customers, partners, and new hires.
February 2008-July 2008
Immediately took over a customer billing system
implemented in Excel; mastered it, then converted it
to an app using the Salesforce API.
Designed and implemented a Salesforce organization,
covering lead generation through billing, that has
saw continuous use through years of growth and
Hired full-time after five months, despite starting
in a contract position with no Salesforce
Northwestern University Advanced Media Production Studio
Operated multi-channel Pro Tools recording setup for
Northwestern's internal videography team, capturing
School of Music opera and symphony performances.
Attended dress rehearsals to place microphones and
set up sessions and operated recording equipment
In addition to providing audio for the video
production team, recorded all performances for the
School of Music archives.
Big House Casting & Audio
Oversaw all technical aspects of voiceover recording
Edited, mixed and produced radio commercials and
Specified and built two recording studios on a
comically tight budget.
Maintained network, file storage and backup, studio
and office computers, and Web presence for the
studio and its clients.
Northwestern University Information Technology
Residential Network Connector (ResCon)
Responded to support tickets submitted by students
with computer problems, ranging from networking
issues to severe malware infections.
Eradicated viruses and installed
university-recommended malware protection before
signing off on the computer to allow it back on the
Became intimate with the Windows XP registry and
Safe Mode and developed a reputation with my
supervisors for cleaning out infections while
preserving user data when others would have given
FIRST Robotics Team 2605 "Seamonsters Robotics"
Mentor, Programming Team
Worked with the team to convert the program from C++
to Python, lowering the barrier for new programmers
and enabling students to contribute to and benefit
from a nationwide developer community.
Fostered an open-source, collaborative spirit in a
team that had previously been dominated by the
individual knowledge and efforts of a few students.
Worked with the team to choose new student leaders
each year and wrote awards recommendations for
exceptional team members.
FIRST Robotics Team 3711 "The Iron Mustangs"
Trout Lake, WA
Mentored high school students at a tiny rural school
(my alma mater) that has fielded nationally
competitive robotics teams.
Challenged myself by dusting off my C++ as well as
in teaching coding to high schoolers at widely
varied skill levels.
Supported and guided students on all aspects of the
robot project: coding, design, strategy, time
management and prioritization.
Bachelor of Arts, Radio/Television/Film
Class of 2006
Studied and practiced film production with an
emphasis on sound design.
Completed Fundamentals of Computer Programming,
which began my fascination with code.
Served as producer for the electronic music format
Maintained a 3.6 GPA.
GraphQL/REST API design
SOLO Wilderness First Aid 16hr/BCLL WFA for Mountain
Bikers 30hr certifications