I started developing early on and continued to pursue tech through college, expanding my engineering knowledge and diving into software engineering. With a background in computer science and a passion for creating great UX, I enjoy building attractive, high-performant front-ends. In my free time, I support the community as aSan Diego JSorganizer and mentor Jr. developers getting into the tech field.
- Redux / Context
- Node / Express
- MongoDB / SQL
- GraphQL / Apollo
At Origin Code Academy, I mentor and coach students through learning full-stack JS software development. As an instructor, I produced material for the curriculum concerning JS fundamentals, Node.js, Express, React/Redux, MongoDB, SQL, TDD, and SCRUM. As an engineer, I led UX review and contributed to the development of an LMS utilizing a MERN stack.
At Simply Music, I led the international front-end team creating software for over 10k music teachers and students. As a lead, I formed an engineering team to build custom analytics software, three high-volume intranets, and a template system for creating new portal instances.
- HTML / SCSS
- Gulp / Grunt
From 2014-2017, I took on projects as a freelance developer, ultimately contributing to the design and development of an array of sites and applications in music, art, and other industries.
- SCSS / LESS
- UI / UX
- C / C++
- HTML / CSS
I began my professional career working on small development projects at the creative agency, Launch Solutions. After a short internship, I moved into a Jr. Web Developer position where I helped on the front end, developing widgets and tools for client websites.
Thanks for reading my life story! If you have any questions or want to grab coffee/beer, feel free to contact me or join me at the next meetup/study session!