Employment
IHS Markit · Associate Software Engineer
Centennial, CO

August 2017 - current
  • Utilize Angular (4),  AngularJS,  TypeScript, JavaScript, JQuery, HTML, and CSS to contribute to development of enterprise web app.
  • Convert AngularJS 1.6 application to Angular 6 in phases to ensure older codebase works alongside new Angular modules.
  • Develop new front-end feature modules for processing complex custom notifications based on large data sets.
  • Refine and iterate on user interface designs to create clear and intuitive customer experiences. 

  • Collaborate as part of an agile team to  produce high quality deliverables each sprint.

Field Squared · Jr. Software Developer
Denver, CO

May 2016 - May 2017

  • Contributed to new feature developments, refactoring of legacy code, bug fixes and integration of REST API services. 
  • Implemented customized time zone feature with Kendo date-pickers and MomentJS to allow users to set and view application and data across multiple time zones.  
  •  Enhanced interfaces using MapQuest and Leaflet mapping products.
  • Created a customizable drag-and-drop document interface to allow users to design and develop their own customized screens, interfaces and pdf print views using preconfigured data objects.

  • Participated in code reviews, pair programming and collaboration with customer support specialists and tracked stories using Rally software.

Galvanize · Web Development Workshop Instructor (Contract)
Denver, CO

June 2016 - October 2016

  • Guided students through the process of designing and developing a website using HTML5 and CSS3 and provided feedback, one-on-one assistance and troubleshooting for bugs.
  • Supplemented curriculum materials on the fly according to student needs and ability levels.

HomeAdvisor · Software Development Intern
Golden, CO

February 2016 - May 2016

  • Utilized knowledge of the full stack to contribute to both front and back end agile development of the HomeAdvisor enterprise level consumer site. 
  • Redesigned and updated functionality using Java, JavaScript, HTM5 and CSS3 for an in-house tool used to test internal data processing.

  • Responsibilities included completing and tracking stories using JIRA as part of the typical sprint process, refactoring legacy code and pairing with team members to develop best practices. 
Cherry Creek Schools · Educator
Englewood, CO

August 2013 - August 2015

New York University · Adjunct Professor
New York, NY

September 2009 - June 2011

New York Department of Education · Educator
New York, NY

August 2005 - August 2011

Skills
Angular, AngularJS, TypeScript, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, LESS, Git, jQuery, Responsive Design, API integration, Bootstrap, MongoDB, Express, Node.js, PSQL, Heroku, AJAX, Jasmine/Mocha/Chai, NV.D3, Highcharts
Projects
Expense Tracker

Expense Tracker is a full stack work in progress utilizing Node, Express, AngularJS and PostgreSQL.  The app allows customizable expense tracking and basic visual analysis of user spending.  Long term goals for the project include in depth expense data analysis with visual aids and a feature to allow users to track across multiple currencies. Online at: https://dollabillz.herokuapp.com/

WriTone

WriTone uses the MEAN stack and a RESTful API, combined with the power of the Watson Alchemy API to help teachers and students analyze the tone of their writing.  'Teacher' users  main dashboard view showcases NV.D3 charts and responsive design that allows for an intuitive user experience.  'Student' users see a simplified dashboard with access to edit and delete their writing submissions, as well as view NV.D3 charts to track their own performance. Online at: https://writone.herokuapp.com/#/


WineMatch

Wine Match is a MEAN stack application that that utilizes a RESTful API to help the user choose the perfect wine for

a meal. With in-depth and real-time information obtained via the Snooth API, users can sort through an extensive list

of wines, and associated details, including: recipes, ratings, user reviews, and winemaker notes. 

Online at: https://matchwine.herokuapp.com/

Education
Galvanize Full Stack Web Development Program
July 2015 - December 2015
New York University
M.A. Social Studies Education
Sonoma State University
B.A. History