Web Designer & Developer
Twiddy | August 2015 - present
- Lead of web design and front-end development.
Front-end Developer and Visual Designer
MINDBODY | February 2013 - August 2015 (2 years 5 months)
- Front-end development using HTML, CSS, and jQuery.
- Collaboration with creative and technical teams in a Agile/Scrum environment.
- Performed regular code reviews with other front-end developers.
- Evangelized best-practices across the entire product development team.
- Helped build and maintain a Design Library for consistent and reusable code in the software.
- Transitioned from front-end developer to a hybrid role of user-interface design and HTML/CSS prototyping.
- A focus on visual design and interactions across multiple teams.
- Collaboration with several UX designers and front-end developers to ensure an appealing and consistent UI is implemented
- Prototyped (HTML/CSS/JS) larger projects for refining micro-interactions and iteration based on feedback from usability testing.
- Observed usability tests and particpated in design reviews and design studios.
Lead Web Designer & Front-end Developer
Metro Studios | December 2011 - February 2013 (1 year 2 months)
- Designed and developed all website projects for a small ad agency.
- Front-end development using HTML, CSS, jQuery, PHP.
- Consistent communication with the client to ensure the design phase stays on schedule.
- Collaboration with a team of managers, developers and content strategists to create the best possible product.
- Management of several website design projects and related deadlines at any given point in time.
Graphic Designer / Web Designer / Front-end Developer
University of Northern Iowa | October 2009 - December 2011 (2 years 2 months)
Freelance Designer and Developer
2007 - present (8+ years)
Bachelor's in Business Marketing
University of Northern Iowa | 2008 - 2011