I am a media professional with skills in web design and development, photography, and video production. I am seeking full time employment in a position that will use one or all of these skills.
Web Developer, Radio Systems Corporation, Knoxville, TN — April 2014 – present
Work with a team to keep company e-commerce sites up and running. Participate in the planning and development of new features. Kill bugs. Utilize OOP PHP, front-end development workflows, and CMS knowledge to make customer experiences awesome.
Web Developer, Metamedia™, Knoxville, TN — November 2012 – March 2014
Work collaboratively on customer relationship/lead generation software using the Symfony PHP framework, jQuery, and HTML5. Learn and utilize MVC methodology. Perform daily content management tasks using Joomla and WordPress. Develop a small-scale social networking solution for a client. Create documentation for software and processes.
Web Developer, Freelance, Knoxville, TN — January 2012 – November 2012
Work with a variety of small business clients to develop customized WordPress sites. Work with existing web development companies to create custom PHP scripts and to code PSD files into HTML/CSS for WordPress themes.
Web Developer, Angel & Associates, Knoxville, TN — 2009 – 2011
Interact with clients to come up with the best solution for their web needs. Design/code websites either from scratch or using WordPress as CMS of choice. Customize code to create admin interfaces that are less confusing, and more streamlined. Setup servers, test servers, domain registrations, Google Apps installations, and provide basic IT support for many clients.
Web Development Intern, DoubleJay Creative, Knoxville TN — July 2008 – December 2008
Assisted in planning and development of several corporate websites. Grew in knowledge of PHP/MySQL as well as WordPress development. Gained experience with client interaction/consulting. Added/modified content for existing clients.
Student Ministry Video Intern — January 2007 – December 2007
Planned and created videos for the student ministry. Worked closely with the leadership team to plan and coordinate illustrations/announcements. Ran or oversaw live PowerPoint presentations during Wednesday night services.
Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN — Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications (Electronic Media Production) — 2004-2008
Christian Academy of Knoxville, Knoxville, TN — 2001-2004
HTML / CSS / PHP / MySQL / FTP / Mac OS / Adobe Photoshop / Dreamweaver / Coda / WordPress Theme development / WordPress Plugin development / Final Cut Pro / Adobe Premiere / LAMP (or MAMP) Server setup/admin / social media integration / Photography / Camera Operation / Typography / Symfony PHP Framework / Eclipse PHP IDE / MVC
References available upon request.