Proficiencies:

Web Design / Web Applications:

C#, Visual Basic, PhP,
Javascript, HTML5, CSS3,
Bootstrap, XML/XSL, Lingo,
TSQL, Jquery, DOM, Python

Servers:

IIS 8, Apache

 

Operating Systems:

Windows 10 (PC)
Mac OSX (Apple)

Content Management Systems / Dev Platforms:

Joomla!, WordPress
Mojoportal, Sharepoint
Laserfiche Workflow and Forms
Mojoportal

Production:

Adobe Suite: Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Premier, AfterEffects, Encore, Audition, SoundBooth, ImageReady, InDesign, Flash, VirtualDub, Audacity

Professional Experience:

Ada County Highway District

Web Application Developer

Garden City, ID

Aug 2011–Present

Provide cradle-to-grave oversight of software project management, leading the research, design, development, documentation, testing and rollout of enterprise network and web applications. Configure and maintain web application and database servers. Provide graphical user interface design and multimedia development. Named Staff Member of the Quarter October-December 2013. Awarded Sustained Superior Performance award, July 2014. Lead software engineer of team that won the international 2014 Run Smarter Award for development of leading-edge software suite recognized for increasing operational efficiency and contributing to an ongoing effort to migrate the organization to a more automated and paperless environment. As the organization's first application developer, designed and built from the ground up the organization's entire current custom software platform, including organization intranet, custom .NET-based web applications, and entire redesign of application database infrastructure. Designs applications with complex, built-in business processes. Trained district's webmaster in web server technologies, front end development, advanced CSS / Bootstrap design and development, server-side .NET development, C# programming, Javascript, and database solutions. Configure web server and database servers for custom applications and third-party software. Delivered groundbreaking developments such as public-facing, Web-based customer and vendor data-entry applications; systems for securely handling electronic funds transfers; and browser plug-ins enabling fail-safe recovery of Internet file transfers. Supports and maintains district's wide ranging, custom Access application suite. Designs, develops and maintains SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) .NET reports. Designs, develops and maintains SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) .NET reports.

Self-employed developer

Front and backend website developer

Star, ID

Jan 2009–Aug 2011

Provide custom-designed web sites with back end applications for small businesses. Configure and maintain web application and database servers. Developed unique, custom-designed web sites for small businesses and organizations. Agile development of backend invoicing, customer management, and business document development systems.

MPC Corporation

Web Producer, Web Copywriter

Nampa, ID

Sept 2004–Dec 2008

Designed, developed, and updated web pages and online applications for both the external web site and internal intranet. Integrated web strategies, positioning and messaging with corporate marketing objectives. Managed corporate web search engine optimization efforts. Developed and implemented corporate new media and social networking strategies. Implemented search engine optimization improvement standards across the company's suite of corporate websites. Ensured the company web site met Section 508 usability standards. Diagnosed and resolved errors related to site design and functionality. Trained team members on maintenance and updated procedures, company CSS and HTML style standards and new web-based technologies.

Axiom Creative Consulting, Inc.

Instructional Designer

Boise, ID

Sept 2001–May 2004

Designed and authored in-depth, interactive product training materials for Hewlett-Packard's (HP) international sales force in PowerPoint and Adobe Flash. Helped develop promotional and marketing materials for HP printing and imaging products.

MPC Corporation

Marketing Manager, PR Manager, Advertising Copywriter

Nampa, ID

Aug 1996–Jan 2001

As a Marketing Communications Manager, managed and maintained the company's international multi-million dollar periodical and newspaper print advertising campaigns. Designed, developed and managed direct mail programs, conducting ROI analysis. Managed highly-evolved, third-party co-operative marketing campaigns with key industry partners, including Intel, Microsoft, nVidia and 3Com. As a Press Relations manager, developed integrated press and public relations plan to meet corporate marketing communication objectives; developed relationships with regional and national media representatives; planned and organized national press tours. As an Advertising Copywriter, authored local and national radio, newspaper and magazine ads and direct marketing materials, including postcards, brochures, and product catalogs.

Jason Associates, LLC

Technical Writer, Multimedia Developer

Idaho Falls, ID

Aug 1995–Aug 1996

As a consultant to the Department of Energy (DOE), authored stakeholder involvement communications materials. Assisted in consensus-building activities with stakeholder groups participating in the DOE Citizen's Advisory Board for the Idaho National Laboratory (INL). Helped develop large-scale multimedia applications for DOE as part of a public information sharing campaign for the INL. As a consultant, assisted in the development of public relations planning for the Department of Energy's INL. Assisted on the management team for the development of a major request for proposals effort for the DOE Richland Operations Office at Hanford National Laboratory.

Education:

Boise State University