- Sass / LESS
- HTML5 / CSS3
- Squarespace / Shopify
- Ruby on Rails / HAML
- WordPress / PHP
- Photoshop / Sketch
- Version Control ( GIT )
- Foundation / Bootstrap / Susy / Neat
- Responsive Layout and Design
- Agile Methodology
- BEM Methodology (naming convention)
- Cross-Browser Compatibility
- Mobile First Thinking
- Node.js (limited)
- React.js (limited)
- Backbone.js (limited)
Owner, Squarespace Developer
Devonstank.com, Harrisburg, PA, March 2016 – Present
Front-End Rails Developer
ePublishing, Chicago, IL, May 2014 – February 2016
Worked remotely in a disciplined environment. Developed large scale publication websites for publishers who are trying to create a unique online presence and a better user experience for their audience. Built projects on a strict 3 - 4 month deadline exercising Ruby on Rails. Every build utilized RoR, Git, Sass, BEM Methodology and RequireJS as standards as well as all projects being ran in an Agile environment.
Andculture, Harrisburg, PA, February 2013 – February 2014
Lead Web Developer
MLB Advertising, Wilkes-Barre, PA, August 2011 – February 2013
Acted as Project Manager and Lead Developer for all web design projects. Worked closely with the Creative Director and Marketing Manager to coordinate timelines and develop project strategies. Organized all web design operations and mentored a growing team of developers. Managed small and large scale projects and acted as the primary point of contact for all customers, making sure expectations were surpassed and timelines were met. Experienced in programming, debugging and problem solving across a variety of open source platforms.
Web Developer / Graphic Designer
InsuranceNewsNet, Camp Hill, PA, March 2008 – February 2011
Managed and designed in-house websites and other media for clients. Enhanced my ability to work with php and WordPress through employment at InsuranceNewsNet and acted as a graphic designer for our monthly insurance news magazine. InsuranceNewNet Magazine is currently one of the leading insurance magazines in the country with 50,000+ subscribers.
Web Coordinator / Graphic Designer
Govercom, Harrisburg, PA, September 2006 – November 2007
Handled all web design for 50+ clients. Created all web base e-mail designs and marketing designs such as postcards, web banners, flyers, and anything else at the client’s request.
Associate of Specialized Technology in Digital Arts
Thompson Institute, Harrisburg, PA, July 2004 – January 2006
General Education and Vocational School
Red Land High School, Lewisberry, PA, 2001 – 2004
CIS - Computer Information Systems
Cumberland Perry AVTS, Mechanicsburg, PA, 2002 – 2004
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