VP of Development2018 - PRESENTThe Digital Ring
- Built custom web applications using WordPress and other PHP frameworks specific to the client's needs.
- Developed custom APIs to "sit" on top of a custom client SQL database.
- Collaborated with clients to map out project and delegate to our team of developers, designers, and accounts personnel.
- Worked hand-in-hand with the developer team to grow and strengthen their skills.
- Established the direction and led the development team to foster growth, depth, and competence in our field.
Front-end Web Developer | Consultant2011 - PRESENTFinch Professional Services
- Built custom and customized WordPress sites—primarily with the Genesis Framework.
- Studied and kept up to date with emerging tools and trends in web development, especially around WordPress and the front-end.
- Consulted with small/medium size businesses, non-profits, government organizations, and others about their online needs.
- Developed custom functionalities and plugins for clients.
- Managed teams of contractors for larger projects, interfaced with clients to manage expectations and relationships.
Web Engineer2018 - 201810up
- Integrated services like Elasticsearch and the WordPress REST API.
- Worked on a team of more senior level devs.
- Performed code reviews and worked with Gitflow.
- Worked in a fully remote/distributed environment.