Overview

To obtain a challenging and rewarding position in an academic work environment where I can utilize web languages and frameworks to create engaging and intuitive user experiences as a front-end web developer.

Experience

Co-Founder, Principal Designer at RainMade

Santa Barbara, CA (January 2015 - present)

As principal designer, I'm responsible for all aspects of creative material. I primarily work on front-end design using responsive frameworks and develop a website's UI and look and feel.

Web Designer (Freelance)

(August 2013 - January 2015)

I design, mockup, and build websites using HTML, CSS, and frameworks such as Twitter's Bootstrap. I work with clients to create a custom, mobile-first web presence.

Notable Clients:

Web and Graphic Designer (Contractor) at ActiveLife Scientific

Santa Barbara, CA (June 2014 - present)

I create and develop marketing web pages within WordPress CMS for ActiveLifeScientific.com, Research.ActiveLifeScientific.com, and OpenMateriomics.com. I design marketing and informational material for international conferences, investor education, and general use. I create interactive web content such as slideshow presentations, animated graphics, and responsive emails.

Graphic Designer (Contractor) at Workzones

Santa Barbara, CA (January 2014 - June 2014)

I worked on design and layout for advertisements, brochures, flyers, and email newsletters for workzones. I adhered to company branding policies and create unique and standardized elements such as icon sets and templates. I also used my knowledge of information design to create effective forms and documents.

Web Design Intern at NightOut.com

Santa Barbara, CA (November 2013 - December 2013)

Used CSS to style custom web pages and iframes. Checked cross-browser compatibility of web pages.

Education

  • University of California San Diego - San Diego, CA (Fall 2008 - Summer 2013)

  • Major: Psychology, Bachelor of Arts.

  • Minor: Fine Art - Oil Painting

Technical Knowledge

Proficiency in:

  • HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, WordPress

  • Adobe Creative Suite

Currently learning:

  • Sass, jQuery, JavaScript, Haml, Ruby on Rails

  • Git