Recent Freelance Projects

One City Project Published March 2015
Sugar Creek Remodeling Published January 2015
Maritime Recruiters Published May 2014
Eugene Marckx, Website for Writer Published August 2013
Sleep Tech Tutor, Business Website Published July 2012

UX/UI Design/Development

  • Conduct initial client interviews
  • Develop information architecture
  • Develop functional specifications
  • Research and compile customer profiles
  • Build content inventory
  • Produce wireframes of site structure
  • Conduct preliminary usability testing
  • Produce visual design with customer brand elements.
  • Develop HTML prototype sites
  • Use JavaScript libraries (React or similar libraries)
  • Know about SQL and writing SQL queries


Seattle Central Community College Sep 2010 – June 2012

Web Design Certificate (GPA 3.88 / 4.0 – President’s Honor Roll)

Western Washington University

Bachelor of Arts – Art Education

Web Design Processes

  • Use customer’s existing branding or create for customer
  • Design user interface utilizing customer objectives and profiles for prospective users
  • Develop information architecture for organizing content hierarchy
  • Design site to accommodate customer’s increased needs
  • Develop prototype site from design mockups to test user interface
  • Design and develop custom WordPress themes utilizing HTML5, CSS3 and PHP

Software Development Processes

  • Design and develop on a local machine using a WAMP stack (or MAMP or LAMP)
  • Proficient versioning and proficient with GIT
  • Proactive in an Agile environment
    • Participate fully in detailed planning of stories for sprints and sprint retrospectives
    • Provide product owners with detailed issues that they might address
  • Create databases in MySQL, from the command line as well as with PHPMyAdmin
  • Am knowlegeble relational databases
  • Develop information architecture
  • Use wire framing to develop user-friendly page structures
  • Use visual designs to produce HTML prototypes
  • Prepare HTML file for integration with server side systems

Work Experience

Edward Jones, St. Louis, MO May 2016 –Apr 2018
Front-end Developer and Designer (Temp job through NextGen Information Services)

  • Design and develop user interface elements
  • Produce pages in the Oracle content management system
  • Assist planning for upgrading code for compatibility with IE9 while ensuring pages display properly in IE Compatibility Mode.
  • Clean up HTML and CSS code in hundreds of pages
  • Updated search tables on over 100 pages  site-wide standard.
  • Help web authors and designers implement content presentation as desired by business units.
  • Used Adobe Dreamweaver as a text editor to develop native HTML pages and code blocks
  • Produce graphic element using Adobe Creative Suite
  • Developed code and assisted in designing an updated pattern library
  • Write content for instruction pages in the pattern library

CSS, Scott Air Force Base, IL Jun 2015 – Feb 2016
Front-end Developer and Designer (Temp job through Adaptive Solutions Group)

  • Work on solutions to issues detailed in sprint stories
  • Use CSS/CSS3 to style elements in web applications
  • Utilize coding skill to modify Java code for applications
  • Participate in the Agile development process
  • Interact with business analysts on usability issues
  • Perform code review
  • Ensure accurate version control when completing tasks

Laird, Earth City, MO Nov 2013 – Dec 2014
Web Designer/Developer (Temp job through SyllogisTeks agency)

  • Maintain content on company’s website while a new site was built
  • Self-teach Ektron CMS400 (Old site CMS)
  • Build new pages, upload new/updated datasheets, design content areas for products
  • Use HTML and CSS extensively to format product pages
  • Assist with data migration to new site
  • Scoured old company site for URLs to assist contractor
  • Download content and format it for new site
  • Self-teach Drupal (utilizing
  • Add products to new catalogue
  • Proof new site and correct formatting and style errors in content

Latino Decisions, Seattle, WA Apr 2013 – Jan 2015
Web Designer/Developer (Temp job through Creative Circle agency)

  • Design various new pages and maintain website for opinion research firm
  • Used existing Concrete5 content management system and WordPress blog
  • Update site engines as necessary
  • Troubleshoot CSS and HTML issues

A Gathering of Men, Non-profit Website Oct 2008 – Present
Volunteer Webmaster

  • Self-teach front-end web development using HTML for Dummies,  learning Microsoft Expression Web (software), and redesigned site
  • In late 2009, revise my initial web design with much improved code and graphics
  • After graduating from Seattle college Web Design Certificate Program, completely redesign and develop site, migrating from a basic HTML site to a WordPress site which includes custom loops and a member log-on feature
  • Create all graphic and photographic elements
  • Utilize HTML5, CSS3, PHP; develop with Adobe Illustrator, PhotoShop and Dreamweaver
  • Since 2008 until present, maintain the site and keep content up to date

Software Skills

· Adobe PhotoShop · Microsoft Office Suite
· Adobe Illustrator · Microsoft Visio
· Adobe Dreamweaver · Microsoft Access
· IntelliJ Idea · Filezilla
· Corel Draw X4 Graphics Suite · Roxio Creator