Contract/Freelance 1/2017 - Current
UI/UX design and front-end development for a variety of businesses and startups.
RentLinx/AppFolio 2013 - 11/2016
Responsibilities include design and front-end coding. Enhanced the usability and design of the RentLinx product, which helped lead to an acquisition by AppFolio in 2015.
fcrWebDesign 2007 - 2013
My freelancing business. Duties include graphic design, HTML, CSS, PHP, jQuery coding. Interfacing with clients, potential clients, and day to day operations.
Pacific Crest Trail 2007
Duties included walking 2,650 miles along the Pacific Crest Trail, from the Mexican border to the Canadian border. Extensive planning, goal setting, and relationship building.
Yost Grube Hall Architecture 2005 - 2006
Intern Architect - responsible for creating and maintaining drawings, adhering to standards, and interacting with the rest of the design team.
Freelance Web Design Work 1998 - 2007
Worked on a variety of website projects throughout my college and employment history, including work for the Cascadia Chapter of the US Green Building Council, Metro (Portland, Oregon's regional government), and various small businesses.
HTML/CSS 21 years experience
I have been using HTML for over 23 years (CSS quickly followed). I have continued to evolve my skillset through various versions and implementations of front end coding technology.
SASS 7 years experience
I have been utilizing SASS on projects since 2014. The simplification and efficiency brought by SASS has made the development of complex websites and web-based apps much easier, clean, and robust.
Photoshop 21 years experience
Photoshop is used extensively through all phases of my web design process, from idea generation and quick mockups, to refined designs.
Responsive Design 10 years experience
I've been developing responsive websites since 2011. I strive to utilize responsive strategies to create optimal experiences on various devices.
PHP/MySQL 18 years experience
PHP and MySQL are used extensively in my website projects, but aren't my main area of focus.
Graphic/Web Design 21 years experience
I have been designing websites since 1998. My experiences have taught me the best design practices for creating engaging and easy to use websites that effectively accomplish the unique goals of each website.
Git, GitHub, Wordpress, Shopify, Visual Studio, Bootstrap, Inkscape, LAMP stack, .NET environment
University of Oregon
Graduation: June 2005