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Web Developer — Charlottesville, VA

I'm a strategic communications professional turned web developer focused on creating user-friendly software. I have demonstrated success quickly learning technical concepts and uncovering deeper understanding. I'm most delighted when sharing my expertise helps others achieve their goals. Resume

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Bind | Encourage New Member Engagement

bind application
Backbone.js
Handlebars.js
Heroku
Ruby on Rails
Sass
Bourbon

Bind encourages relationship building and new member retention for organizations/meetup groups. An administrator can develop a "checklist" of items to perform for all new members to the organization. It allows the user to:

Lyricks | Generate Stylized Cards from Song Lyrics

lyrick application
Ruby on Rails
Sass
Heroku
AWS
RSpec
Git / GitHub

Lyricks generates decorative cards with a user's favorite song lyrics. Inspired by Litographs for books. It allows the user to:

Alpha - Zulu | Flashcard Application

alpha zulu flashcards
HTML
CSS
JavaScript
jQuery
Git / GitHub

Alpha - Zulu is a flashcard application to help aspiring private pilots memorize important information like the phonetic alphabet and emergency procedure checklists. It allows the user to:

Geise Research Group Website

geise research group
Bootstrap
HTML
CSS
jQuery

The Geise Research Group Website is a static website built using the Twitter Bootstrap framework. It shares information about the group's polymer membrane research at the University of Virginia.

Cross Stitch: Express.js & 3rd Party API Tutorial

cross stitch tutorial
Express.js
Handlebars.js
Etsy API
HTML
CSS

The Cross Stitch tutorial, hosted on GitHub, creates an Express app that makes a call to the Etsy API and uses Handlebars to craft templates.

Ronald McDonald House Website

ronald mcdonald house charlottesville
WordPress
HTML
CSS
JavaScript

The Charlottesville Ronald McDonald House website is managed using WordPress. The RMHC Global WordPress template is customized to meet the Charlottesville House's specific needs.

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